“We must emphasise that on-site … ‘corridor distance’ ..maternity tertiary service provision is of the utmost importance in any co-location model if we are to put children first”
Excerpt taken from letter from Consultant Neonatologists and signed:-
Dr. Eugene Dempsey,
Dr Pamela O’Connor,
Dr. Margaret Sherican-Pereira,
Dr. Martin White,
Letter, dated 31st March 2006 to the Chairman of the JointHSE/Department of Health and Children Task Group [on the optimal location of the National Paediatric Hospital] – received by NCHA under Freedom of Information Act.