Fears SWAH could lose acute status

CONCERN is growing that the South West Acute Hospital (SWAH) could lose its ‘acute’ status, after it emerged the Western Trust is considering changing the name of the hospital.

Recently released minutes from a meeting of the SWAH Strategic Development Group – which was set up by the Trust to oversee the future development of the Enniskillen hospital – have revealed Trust heads met during the summer where they discussed the name of the hospital and what the term ‘acute’ actually means.

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