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MUMS Group to Expand Membership

20th October 2000

Last nights meeting of MUMS (the campaign to ensure maternity services in Caithness were not reduced) held one of its now regular meetings. The meeting brought together members of other organisations to decide upon future strategies to combat what is seen as the threat to services in the county.

The group are now looking to expand the membership of the group to drive forward the campaign. The decision to delay the review by the Health board looks as if it is giving the group time to mobilise public opinion and consider many of the factors seen as detrimental to the area if the review suggests down grading the service - particularly less cover at consultant level.

 

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