Organising the health system to ensure care for the elderly

Jocelyn Cornwell
Publication:  The Telegraph
Reference:  Letter – 27 March 2012

Public concern about care for older patients has never been higher. Our health care system is designed around treating one condition at a time, but it is mainly used by older people with multiple conditions. As a result, they are often moved around from pillar to post in hospitals.

Read the full letter, signed by health professionals who attended the Sir Roger Bannister Health Summit, on the Telegraph website.

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