Patient 'froze to death' in East of England Ambulance delays

Patient 'froze to death' in East of England Ambulance delays
 

A patient might have 'frozen to death' 16 hours after an ambulance was first called for him, it has emerged.
The case - which happened in Lowestoft on 27 December - is one of 41 in the east of England highlighted to the BBC by an ambulance service whistleblower.
The leaked document lists patients who died or suffered harm during ambulance delays over Christmas and New Year.
The East of England Ambulance Trust said it was formally investigating the patient's death.
The whistleblower's information comes in the wake of separate revelations from the Norwich South MP Clive Lewis earlier this... read more

 
20 January 2018 in Regional, Views: 46
Source: BBC
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