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Dawlish News

Dawlish News
Dawlish News
05 Aug 2021 08:06

ON MARCH 19, 2020, minor injury units (MIU) in Dawlish and Totnes community hospitals closed

Minor injuries units can treat injuries that are not critical or life threatening, such as cuts, sprains and minor head injuries

However, many months later both Dawlish and Totnes MIUs remain closed. The same story is repeated in North Devon hospitals.

Read more... https://www.middevonadvertiser.co.uk/article.cfm?id=120923&headline=Why%20minor%20injuries%20units%20must%20be%20reinstated&sectionIs=news&searchyear=2021

ER113
ER113
05 Aug 2021 15:16

Maybe, just maybe, its something to do with staff shortages? Or maybe, perhaps, to having the NHS overstretched by the current pandemic so that staff are already at breaking poiint?

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DEEDOODLE
DEEDOODLE
06 Aug 2021 12:12

Or it's possible they are going to be centalised, say Land's End or John O'Groats to save a few quid.

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