Tom Sandford
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Elderly hospital care needs 'more complex'

The care of the elderly is being compromised in UK hospitals because there are too few nurses, according to the Royal College of Nursing.

The Director of the Royal College of Nursing in England, Tom Sandford, said the complex needs of elderly patients meant higher staffing levels were required.

  • 20 Mar 2012
  • From the section Health