Review confirms Canberra Hospital hydrotherapy pool will have to close

Review confirms Canberra Hospital hydrotherapy pool will have to close

Times up: The Canberra Hospital hydrotherapy pool. File photo. The Canberra Hospital hydrotherapy pool’s reprieve will be short-lived with the Government confirming on Wednesday that the ageing facility will need to close in a few months. Users such as Arthritis ACT had campaigned to keep the pool open after the services were expected to move to the new facility at the University of Canberra Hospital, arguing that it was difficult for many with mobility issues…

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Thousands sign petition to save Bedford Hospital hydrotherapy pool

Thousands sign petition to save Bedford Hospital hydrotherapy pool

Bedford Hospital Hydrotherapy Pool has been closed since December. Over one thousand people have signed an online petition to save a much needed hydrotherapy pool, yet health chiefs have told Bedford Borough council they still plan to launch a six week consultation over its future. As revealed in the Bedford Independent back in April, concerned users of the service started a petition to get the pool reopened, believing if it stayed shut any longer, it…

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Hydrotherapy pool at Bedford Hospital under threat

Hydrotherapy pool at Bedford Hospital under threat

Bedford Hospital Hydrotherapy Pool has been closed since December. Health bosses at Bedford Hospital are reviewing the suitability of their Hydrotherapy Pool, the only one in Bedfordshire, after it was closed without warning in December. Concerned users of the service have now started a petition to get the pool reopened and to secure its future so they and others can benefit from Hydrotherapy. The ‘Save Bedford Hospital Hydrotherapy Pool‘ petition was set up by Jill…

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