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Hospitals 'on brink of collapse'

Emergency care at hospitals are on the brink of collapse, leading doctors have warned. The Royal College of Physicians said hospitals are so short-staffed and overcrowded that elderly patients are being discharged in the middle of the night.

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New Health Secretary meets nurses on hospital tour

The Government's new Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has visited St Thomas' Hospital in London today.

The former Culture Secretary faced questions from nurses and hospital staff.

Earlier today the Royal College of Physicians released a report detailing that emergency healthcare at hospitals is on the brink of collapse.

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