Report suggests 'increasing strain' on healthcare system

Clinical vice president of the Royal College of Physicians, Dr Linda Patterson has told ITV News that hospitals are under "increasing strain".

A new report by the College today condemned current conditions in the UK healthcare system.


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.