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Bad news - Bath NHS Under Threat!

The CCG (Clinical Commissioning Group), responsible for allocating funding for health services in B&NES, are having to make savings of £11.6 million in 2017/18 because of inadequate funding for a growing population.

 

One proposal is to limit access to IVF and stop vasectomy and sterilization services saving just £200,000

How?

IVF - They want to reduce the maximum age from 40 to 35, restrict funding to just one cycle, further restrictions that go against national guidelines.

Vasectomy/Sterilization – They want to end the funding completely.

 

Is there a new type of NHS being ushered in – shrunken, limited, a safety net for only the most severe cases?

 

Get involved

If you would like to help with any of these please email Jane Samson

 

The consultation period has been extended to 31st January


Save Our NHS in Bristol defeated their CCG on IVF restriction -
we can do the same in Bath

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