Will hospital patients have to pay 'hotel'-style charges?

Sarah Coles
Patient with hospital food
Patient with hospital food

The head of the NHS Confederation has warned that without reforms and investment, hospitals are going to be swamped by patients and forced to take drastic action. This could mean patients have to pay for meals and overnight stays in hospital - as well as the ambulance that brought them in.

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