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Week long hospital protests

The week of protests against hospital reform comes to an end today.

Defend London's NHS has seen a coalition of doctors, patients and health workers unite against plans to downgrade A&Es and other vital hospital services in the capital.

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Charing Cross Hospital to lose A&E unit

The NHS's North West London trust has recommended that four of its A&E units will be closed and Charing Cross Hospital will longer remain a 'major hospitl'

Below is a list of the key decisions expected to be pushed through by the NHS next week.

  • Charing Cross will be a‘local hospital’ with no A&E, surgery, Intensive Care or Stroke Unit.
  • The majority of the CharingCross site will be sold off at a profit for development.
  • Hammersmith, Central Middlesex and Ealing Hospitals will lose their A&Es.

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