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Hospital overcrowding caused by 'political maladministration', say MPs

Governments’ failure to link health and social care means ‘bed-blocking’ patients are stuck on full wards or are sent home too soon, report warns Hospitals have become dangerously full and discharge patients too soon as a direct result of “political maladministration” by successive governments, according to a committee of MPs. Related: NHS 'in perpetual winter of Narnia' as waiting list reaches record 3.
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