Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust (19 012 290a) [2020] MHLO 21 (LGSCO)

Section status and aftercare "Summary: The Ombudsmen find there was fault by a Trust in giving a family incorrect information about a mental health patient’s status. When this came to light it caused the patient’s wife considerable stress which has not yet been fully addressed. The Ombudsmen also find that fault by a Council meant the patient’s wife suffered this stress for too long. The Ombudsmen has recommended small financial payments to act as an acknowledgement of the outstanding injustice."

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Date: 17/2/20🔍

Court: Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman🔍


  • Tees Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust🔍

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Published: 21/5/20 21:47

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