Frail widow, 88, left on hospital trolley for 12 HOURS in 'chaotic' A&E department Betty Newberry had to wait 12 hours on a hospital trolley overnight She was rushed to Worcester Royal Hospital after she collapsedNurses in the overcrowded department were treating patients in corridors By Emma Innes PUBLISHED: 13:08 GMT, 1 March 2013 | UPDATED: 13:09 GMT, 1 March 2013 A frail pensioner endured a 12 hour wait on a hospital trolley as overworked nurses struggled in a ‘chaotic’ accident and emergency department.
Three-year-old girl dies of dehydration after locum doctor sent her home from A&E without carrying out basic testsMylee Ward, who had a rare brain disorder, was laid across chairs instead of a bed by Dr Mushfikur RahmanThe locum doctor at Chesterfield Royal Hospital, in Derbyshire, then failed to carry out 'basic tests' an inquest has heardNext day she was found unconscious in her playpen and pronounced dead By Chris Brooke PUBLISHED: 10:39 GMT, 14 February 2013 | UPDATED: 01:58 GMT, 15 February 2013 A girl of three died of dehydration after a locum doctor in a casualty unit sent her home without doing basic tests that would have saved her life, an inquest was told.
Three-month-old boy dies after falling out of shopping cart as mother walked back to car By John Stevens Tragedy: Valli Berg was walking out of the store with a friend when her son tumbled from the cart A three-month-old boy has died after he fell from a shopping cart as it was pushed over a speed bump.
Number of patients waiting more than 4 hours in hospital A&E departments reaches 8-year peak 4.2 per cent of A&E patients waited longer than four hours from January to March, compared with 3.4 per cent in the same period last yearReport authors warn increase 'reflects growing pressures on the hospital sector' | UPDATED: 16:38 GMT, 31 May 2012 The number of patients facing waiting times of more than four hours in England's accident and emergency units has reached an eight-year peak.
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Doris, 95, was abandoned on a hospital trolley for 28 hours – and when her son asked where she was, doctors didn't have a clue…Hospital 'lost track' of frail pensioner after she injured her leg in a fallShe was left in a room and forgotten as son frantically searched for herStaff only found her after son threatened to file a missing person report | UPDATED: 00:20 GMT, 30 April 2012 Frightened and alone, 95-year-old Doris Miller lay on her hospital trolley as hour after hour went by, wondering why no one had come to see her.