John Drennan: Families hit with 'dubious' extra charges by care homes
Published 14/11/2010 | 05:00
Less than a year after the 'Fair Deal' was agreed for inmates, some private nursing homes are already engaged in a concerted attempt to breach its terms and conditions by adding unsanctioned "extras" to the bills of frail patients.
Under the Fair Deal, private nursing home patients are entitled to a specific range of legally determined services.
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