Bed-blocking: ‘Managers ask how prolonged studious will live’

Fighting to reason behind her tears, an AE helper has told 5 live Investigates: “I unequivocally onslaught when government criticism and they ask how many hours will a studious be alive for… since we need a bed.”

The bed-blocking predicament in AE departments in England is worse than ever before according to a British Medical Association.

One of a biggest problems is delays in amicable caring assessments that means patients are stranded in sanatorium since there aren’t caring packages for them when they leave.

This shave is creatively from 5 live Investigates on Sunday 22 Jan 2017