Exclusive: Tyrone Hospital to close…

At least that is what we think the Western Trust means when it says it has now:

…reached the position where it will no longer be able to care for acutely ill medical patients in the Tyrone County Hospital, Omagh beyond the beginning of March 2009. Acutely ill patients from the Omagh community will be cared for in the Erne and Altnagelvin hospitals.

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