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Battling the NHS ‘bed blocking’ crisis with social care

. A report by Lord Carter found that one in 10 hospital beds was being occupied by someone who couldn’t be discharged because there was...

Anchor reveals financial incentives behind hospital bed blocking

‘Bed blocking’ in hospitals and A&E wards is being financially incentivised, according to a new report by independent think tank Localis, in partnership with...

A & E crisis not due to shortage of residential care home beds

Over the past few days, there have been reports about how the current pressures in A&E are partly a result of a shortage of...

NHS beds blocked by older people requiring care homes costs tax payers £526million since 2010

New figures from Age UK show that since June 2010, an estimated 1,928,255 bed days have been lost to the NHS at a cost...

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