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Hospital under fire for mothballed wards

A NEWLY-BUILT hospital in Essex came under fire from health campaigners this week after it emerged that two wards have remained closed, despite high levels of patient demand.Queens Hospital in Romford, which opened in late 2006 and is run by Barking, Havering and Redbridge Hospitals NHS Trust, has admitted that two wards have been left idle during the busy Christmas period.Pressure group London Health Emergency said the wards have been left closed because of financial ...

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