Basildon Hospital criticised over treatment of disabled woman

Basildon Hospital is already under investigation for its high death rates, it is now being examined for its treatment of a disabled woman.

The health watchdog says Tina Papalabropoulos died after doctors failed to provide her with intensive treatment.


Report 'slams' Basildon Hospital

Basildon Hospital has been criticised by the Health Service Ombudsman for "missing any opportunity" to save the life of a 23-year-old patient who died at the hospital in 2009. The hospital is under investigation for higher-than-expected death rates.