THERE ARE 150 AVOIDABLE DEATHS WEEKLY IN THE NHS!
How has this avoided the headlines?
The Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt confirmed to Sky News that there is currently 150 avoidable deaths weekly in the NHS.
Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt (Photo: Daily Mirror)
Just think about that figure.
Thats 7,800 deaths each year which were avoidable.
I think everybody was aware that there are problems with funding and services in our NHS, but to have 7,800 deaths annually which could have been avoided is just sickening.
How do people whose family member passed away in hospital ever know whether their loved one was a victim of these avoidable deaths or not? The fact that they know precisely how many deaths fall into this category tells us that surveys were carried out and so they know which deaths they were. Were the families of these patients informed that the death of their…
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