Over 50,000 older people have died awaiting care during the 700 days since the Government first pledged to publish its Green Paper, according to new research.
The government must keep the country open to EU carers following Brexit to avoid a worsening of the social care crisis, Age UK has warned.
The health and social care system is failing to meet the needs of an ageing population, according to Age UK.
An Age UK commissioned report comparing approaches to long-term care has ranked England the ‘poor man’ in a range of developed countries.
Former health adviser to Barak Obama Professor Donald Berwick has praised a healthcare integration scheme during a visit to Carleton Court Care Home in Pontefract.
A new Age UK report says elderly people paying their own way in care homes are struggling to get a ‘fair deal’.