CQC calls for overhaul of care for people with learning disabilities

The CQC is calling for ‘fundamental change’ to the care of people with learning disabilities, autism and mental health conditions after a review into the use of restrictive practices found the treatment of patients in some hospitals was ‘undignified and inhumane’. It found examples of patients being segregated for as long as 13 years and…

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