Cardiac infection ignored

In the normal commercial world, private enterprise is reasonably transparent about cost and quality. However, in private healthcare there is no transparency about cost and quality. So bad services remain open, along with good ones.

Abuse in nursing homes

Abuse in nursing homes has raised its ugly head again, with an article in this weekend’s Australian titled ‘Lethal care: Insulin murders’. The article documents serial murder, going on behind closed nursing home doors, by a small number of appallingly dysfunctional staff.