Published: 06/10/2005 Volume 115 No. 5976 Page 8

Three North East trusts could merge to form a single trust providing mental health, learning disability, and addictive behaviour services. South of Tyne and Wearside Mental Health trust, Newcastle, North Tyneside and Northumberland Mental Health trust and Northgate and Prudhoe trust have launched a public consultation.

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