Trust closes beds as chair warns it is 'becoming unviable clinically'

Older woman in hospital bed

PERFORMANCE: A struggling acute trust plans to close beds because it is ‘becoming unviable clinically’ and is ‘unable to consistently and safely staff’ the number of beds currently open, its leadership team has said.

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