Posts Tagged ‘Disability’

NHS heading for crisis as study reveals steep rise in older people with disabilities

The number of people aged over 65 years needing care could reach 2.8 million by 2025 in England and Wales, according to a study. This represents an incr...

Guide on patients with learning disabilities

A survey shows most doctors believe patients with learning disabilities receive poorer care than other patients. The GMC-commissioned poll of 400 doctors ...

NHS accused over deaths of disabled patients

The NHS is accused of causing or contributing to the deaths of at least 74 patients with a learning disability because of poor care that reveals enduring "...