Health strike: Patients set to be hit by week of cancellations

02 December 2019 – BBC News

The Belfast Trust has apologised, as patients face a week of cancellations of outpatient appointments and surgeries.

10,000 appointments are due to be cancelled with the Trust explaining that it was due to ongoing industrial action by unions over pay and staffing.

The Department of Health said the serious disruption to services was “extremely distressing“.

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