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More care homes 'may fail' like Southern Cross

There is a warning that the government is not doing enough to prevent a repeat of the collapse of the care home chain, Southern Cross.

An influential group of MPs says that both civil servants and local authorities are failing to monitor the financial state of firms which care for some of the most vulnerable people in the UK.

Alison Holt reports.

  • 06 Dec 2011
  • From the section Health
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