Did the NHS fail?

Feb 19, 1996 on BBC One at 8:30 PM


On 8 December last year, a ten-year-old boy from Stockport, Nicholas Geldard , died in a Leeds hospital. He had fallen ill the previous afternoon while playing on his computer at home. In his last hours he was taken to four different hospitals; refus... (more)ed an intensive care bed at four others - and denied access to one hospital's scanner because there was no cash to run the equipment at night.

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