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Care home nurse with elderly patient

CQC findings into Whorlton Hall abuse highlight need to speak up for society’s most vulnerable

You may remember an episode of the BBC’s Panorama programme last year that exposed inadequate and negligent care at the specialist learning disabilities unit at Whorlton Hall Hospital in County Durham. Earlier today, the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the independent regulator of health and adult social care in England, released the findings of its investigation […]

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NHS nurse and patient in hospital

Continued missed targets, GP and bed shortages, and research advances at risk. It’s been a bad week for the NHS

Yesterday, the NHS released its latest A&E Attendances and Emergency Admissions statistics for December 2019. In many ways, the report made for sorry reading. Not only have A&E departments nationally once again failed to meet the target of seeing 95 per cent of patients within 4 hours, but the percentage of patients being seen within […]

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