The NHS needs 20 MORE hospitals: Experts warn 'tsunami' of patients means A&Es can't cope



The crisis facing the NHS has reached 'tipping point' with 20 more hospitals needed to cope with spiralling demand, experts have said.
The NHS is facing a 'tsunami' of patients in its A&E departments and cannot close any more beds.
Instead, the Royal College of Emergency Medicine (RCEM), suggested the country instead needs to open more A&Es to meet the needs of the nation. 
Vice-president, Dr Chris Moulton, said higher levels of immigration, a rising elderly population and the increasing birth rate meant more hospitals are needed.
'So with the demographic change of the country you... read more

 
27 September 2016 in Health, Views: 40
Source: Daily Mail
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