Healthcare Murder: Deny Elderly healthcare ask them to die for the good of the nation.
"Denying treatment to Health Service patients because they are too old is to be outlawed.
From October, the elderly will be given the right to sue if they have faced age-discrimination by NHS staff.
Those refused operations, tests and scans routinely offered to younger patients will be able to take legal action against individual members of staff or trusts, ministers will announce today." Link
Coming to an American hospital near you.
"Hot on the heels of the Royal College of Surgeon's report two weeks ago that thousands of older people are dying because of sub-standard post-operative care, we have another appalling report detailing how processes are being prioritised over patients."
Kent M. Herrick, Editor in Chief, 2012
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