Major hospital merger cleared by regulator

Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, University Hospitals Birmingham FT

A merger of Birmingham’s two biggest providers has been cleared by the Competition and Markets Authority, which said the benefits clearly outweighed the reduction in patient choice.

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