South Tyneside


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South Tyneside

a unitary authority of NE England, in Tyne and Wear. Pop.: 151 700 (2003 est.). Area: 64 sq. km (25 sq. miles)
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Representatives from Sunderland and South Tyneside Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) met to determine the future of three areas of hospital care: emergency paediatrics, stroke services and maternity and gynaecology.
Representatives from Sunderland and South Tyneside Clinical Commissioning Groups met yesterday to determine the future of three areas of hospital care: emergency paediatrics, stroke services and maternity and gynaecology.
Among many other achievements he set up the South Tyneside Manufacturing Forum, received the Queen's Award for Enterprise Promotion, was appointed regional councillor for EEF North East, founded the Workplace Health Alliance in South Tyneside, and in 2008 was awarded an MBE for services to business in the North -east.
Representatives from Sunderland and South Tyneside Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) met on Wednesday to determine the future of three areas of hospital care: emergency paediatrics, stroke services and maternity and gynaecology.
And on Friday they gathered outside the site for a demonstration urging Clinical Commissioning Groups in Sunderland and South Tyneside to "go back to the drawing board".
Organised by the Save South Tyneside Hospital Campaign, Friday's protest was attended by MPs Emma Lewell-Buck MP and Stephen Hepburn as well as hospital staff and users.
Following a review by the South Tyneside NHS Trust and City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust, a public consultation was held into changes of three key services at South Tyneside Hospital.
Chris, who starred in sitcom Hebburn, set in the South Tyneside town, will finish his 'Just Happy To Get Out Of The House' tour at Newcastle's Metro Radio Arena in November.
The 'Path to Excellence' plan for services at Sunderland Royal Hospital and South Tyneside District Hospital suggests changes to how stroke, maternity, gynaecology and children's urgent and emergency care are delivered.
The aim of this plan is likely to leave people in South Tyneside with essentially a rehabilitation hospital, and everyone needing acute health care will have to travel to Sunderland or Newcastle.

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