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Councillor Macmillan wants to know the 'real reason' behind the move to centralise dental provision into the Uist Hospital.

Claim that dental hub plan will hit services at Uist hospital

Plans by NHS Western Isles (NHSWI) to centralise dental services in a new ‘clinical hub’ in Uist and Barra Hospital have been attacked by a local councillor as a “diversionary tactic” and a “flanking move” intended to secure the long-term closure of the hospital’s operating theatre.

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Scottish Government seeks assurances over Uist dental plan

Scottish Government seeks assurances over Uist dental plan

The Scottish Government is ‘seeking assurances’ from NHS Western Isles (NHSWI) over its plans plans to centralise dental services in Uist in the Uist and Barra Hospital in Balivanich, with a mobile dentist service providing dental care for care homes and in other local community settings.

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