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Hopes for private patients unit to reopen in next 12 months

Facility closed for refurbishment in 2019

It's hoped the private patients unit at Noble's Hospital will be able to reopen in the next 12 months.

The facility closed for an upgrade in January 2019 and was originally expected to reopen the following year, but that was pushed back due the ward being repurposed during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Manx Care confirmed in July last year that it was keen to explore options for the future of the unit.

Health Minister Lawrie Hooper is confident the facility will be able to make a profit:

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