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Homeless patients ‘dumped’ in the US

 The Contributor - USA 16 December 2019

Advocates for the homeless in Nashville, Tennessee, USA, suspect hospitals of ‘patient dumping’, a practice that sees homeless people discharged early without correct treatment as they cannot afford to pay to stay in hospital. Emily Kubis of The Contributor investigates these claims, including a story of homeless people discharged from psychiatric hospitals with nothing more than a bus pass out of town. (785 Words) - By Emily Kubis


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