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Cost of avoidable harm in hospitals ‘would fund 3,500 nurses’ Subscription

18 July, 2019 By

Around one in 20 patients are affected by avoidable harm, according to a UK study that estimates the cost to hospitals in England each year would pay for more than 3,500 nurses.

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