Stop Downgrade of Neo-Natal Care

A new model of intensive care for the highest risk, pre-term babies has been announced. 

Three specialist intensive care neonatal units will be based in Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow.
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The thinking is that larger units are able to care for more babies.

This means that the Neo-Natal unit at University Hospital Wishaw would be downgraded from a level 3 to a level 2.

A petition has been raised to Stop downgrade of Neo-Natal care at University Hospital Wishaw. Many local people are supporting this, following their own experience of premature children.


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