السبت، 7 يناير 2017
NHS rejects claims of "humanitarian crisis" in England"s hospitals
Image copyright Red Cross Image caption Emergency response volunteers for the Red Cross charity support hospitals in England The NHS has disputed claims from the Red Cross that there is a “humanitarian crisis” in its hospitals in England.
One of NHS England"s specialist directors said he thought the service was not “at that point” of crisis, but admitted demand was higher than ever.
Red Cross has been helping patients get home from hospital and called for more government money to help the situation.
Labour"s Jeremy Corbyn urged Theresa May to tell MPs how she would fix the “national scandal” of the NHS.
Mr Corbyn said: “The fact is this government have repeatedly failed to put the necessary resources into our health service, while they have cut social care and wasted billions on a top-down reorganization to accelerate privatisation.”
The Labour leader said he was “demanding” that Theresa May appear at the Commons on Monday and explain “how she plans to fix her failure on th..