The day you get the OK to return home after being in hospital, should be a really good day. So why are some people afraid to go home?
You’ve recovered. You should be feeling better, positive and confident that you can cope with life at home – with whatever support you have arranged.
But a report released today has revealed that’s not always the case. Vulnerable patients, often frail or elderly, are being sent home from hospital too early – afraid and with little support.