Leeds hospital ward killings revealed in report

Leeds hospital ward killings revealed in report
 

Two men died after being attacked on a hospital ward by a fellow patient with paranoid schizophrenia whose drugs had been stopped, it has emerged.
Roger Lamb, 79, and Ken Godward, 76, were beaten by 70-year-old Harry Bosomworth at St James's University Hospital, Leeds, in 2015.
A report, leaked to the Health Service Journal (HSJ), found nurses on the ward had little mental health care training.
Two trusts have admitted failings and said they were working on improvements.
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Mr Bosomworth, who had previously been diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia, was... read more

 
6 March 2018 in Health, Views: 36
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