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Patients ‘not ill enough’ for care funding

BBC Scotland has discovered further evidence that Scottish people are being wrongly charged care home costs.
The BBC has now learned of three people who are minimally conscious or in a vegetative state who have been told they are not “ill enough” to get their care costs paid by the NHS.
David Short, who is advising a number of families about eligibility for NHS Continuing Healthcare was interviewed by the BBC about the differences north and south of the border. 
To read the full article on the BBC website please click here.