Now that the question of transfer of certain services from the DGH to the Conquest Hospital is to go ahead some other questions come to my mind.
Instead of patients being able to use public transport, or short car/taxi journeys they will now need to use taxi or longer car journeys.
Perhaps we should campaign for the hospitals providing an overnight stay for patients (and an evening meal at a reasonable price).
They could then travel stress free outside the rush hours on the previous day. I’m sure their accountant could dress this idea into an attractive “tour your hospital - see our wonderful facilities; sample our three star meals for only £.....
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