UK: Nearly 1,200 people have starved to death in NHS hospitals because ‘nurses are too busy to feed patients’
- For every patient who dies from malnutrition, four more have dehydration mentioned on their death certificate
- In 2011, 43 patients starved to death and 291 died in a state of severe malnutrition
- Department of Health branded the figures ‘unacceptable’ and said thenumber of unannounced inspections will increase
Single-payer healthcare sounds enticing!
Here is the compassion of government healthcare, free healthcare, healthcare without competition, whatever you want to call it.