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Matt Hancock confirms NHS considering plans to discharge some patients into hotels

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Matt Hancock confirms NHS considering plans to discharge some patients into hotels

Matt Hancock confirms NHS considering plans to discharge some patients into hotels

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has said sending some patients to hotels was a“further back-up plan” only done if appropriate for the patient but “it’s notsomething we are actively putting in place”.

He said it would be for “step-down” patients only who have been in hospital but no longer need the fullhospital treatment, but are not quite ready to go home.


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