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A quarter of care homes fail inspections - and results are worst in the North


Get politics updates directly to your inbox Subscribe Thank you for subscribing We have more newsletters Show me See our privacy notice Could not subscribe, try again later Invalid EmailOne in four nursing homes is failing care quality inspections, data released by Labour shows. The crisis is worse in the North of England, where one in three nursing homes inflicts the worst quality care on our most vulnerable older people. Data from the Care Quality Commission shows that 1,122 nursing homes nationwide failed inspections. (Image: Getty Images)Labour’s Shadow Social Care Minister Barbara Keeley said: “Tory cuts are to blame. (Image: Manchester Evening News)“At the last election, Labour pledged to improve care quality by pledging an additional £8 billion for social care across the Parliament and make sure that all people who need care get a good standard of support whether at home or in a care home."


Source: Daily Mirror January 19, 2019 23:57 UTC



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