Cancer patient was 'shunted around like locomotive rolling stock' by hospital staff who moved her TWICE in the 30 minutes before she died



The family of a terminally ill grandmother accused a hospital manager of inflicting 'end of life cruelty' after she was twice moved to different beds in the 30 minutes before she died.
Nursing staff were ordered to move Irene Simister, 83, despite doctors knowing her death was 'imminent' and agreeing with relatives to leave her to die in peace in a comfortable side room at Harrogate District Hospital.
Mrs Simister, who had been at the hospital for almost a month, was wheeled into a six-bed ward to accommodate a newly-arrived patient with an infection.
Aware she was about to die, nurses... read more

 
19 October 2016 in Health, Views: 38
Source: Daily Mail
Share:
  •  





    News Widget for Webmasters



    Bring Eugene's son back home immediately

    Realtime News

     

    «
    »
    Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
          1 2 3 4
    5 6 7 8 9 10 11
    12 13 14 15 16 17 18
    19 20 21 22 23 24 25
    26 27 28 29 30 31