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Work starts on Harbourne Unit facelift

Posted on 15th May, 2006

Following a recent announcement that funding had been secured for the project, work has now started on a major £170,000 refurbishment of the Harbourne Unit at Totnes Community Hospital.  The 16-bed unit, which provides acute inpatient care for older people with a mental illness, has been in need of extensive...

Annual Health Check – Final Declaration Submitted

Posted on 9th May, 2006

Every year, all NHS Trusts have to complete a self-declaration of compliance with the  Governments ‘Standards for Better Health.’  These declarations are submitted to the Healthcare Commission as part of their Annual Health Check (the process which has replaced Star Ratings).  The Healthcare Commission is responsible for carrying out independent...