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Maternity Services: Ashurst

Volume 459: debated on Monday 30 April 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what the (a) financial and (b) managerial responsibilities are of (i) Hampshire Primary Care Trust and (ii) Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust with respect to implementing a new maternity unit at Ashurst; and if she will make a statement. (134093)

Any proposals for improvements to services are a matter for the national health service locally.

Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust led the formal public consultation on these proposals which are now being implemented by the trust to provide the best possible support for local women.