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Adult Social Care Services

Adult social care services spending ‘has fallen by 3% in real terms’ The amount spent on adult social care in England has fallen in real terms, according to a report. The study from the Health and Social Care Information Centre …

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Hospital Bed Blocking Solution

Patients at the Royal Cornwall Hospital could be driven home by nursing staff or therapists under radical plans to tackle bed shortages. The hospital in Truro is operating at full capacity, often with up to 50 people awaiting discharge at …

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NHS Weekend Cover

The NHS ‘Weekend effect’ blamed for 11,000 extra deaths in hospital each year Up to 11,000 more people die each year after being admitted to hospital over the weekend compared with other days of the week, a major study suggests. …

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