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Latest News

21-01-2022

NHS ‘destabilising’ care market by paying ‘over the odds’ for carers and beds

A former care minister and a senior local government leader have issued warnings about the “destabilising” influence of the NHS into the care market, which can “often pay over the odds” for care compared to councils.

The cost of care is also spiralling due to wage rises and other inflationary pressures, with some care providers expecting their overall costs to [more...]