Long-term Care – Crisis and Reform Archives - Ros Altmann
  • ROS ALTMANN

    Ros is a leading authority on later life issues, including pensions,
    social care and retirement policy. Numerous major awards have recognised
    her work to demystify finance and make pensions work better for people.
    She was the UK Pensions Minister from 2015 – 16 and is a member
    of the House of Lords where she sits as Baroness Altmann of Tottenham.

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    Council ‘tells care homes to accept Covid-19 patients being discharged from hospital’ to free up beds when second wave hits

    Council ‘tells care homes to accept Covid-19 patients being discharged from hospital’ to free up beds when second wave hits

    Ros is quoted in Daily Mail and MailonLine regretting the ongoing encouragement of hospitals to discharge Covid patients into care homes. Also calling for residents to be allowed to see their relatives as depriving families of visiting rights can have serious negative impacts on health. ( link to pdf )

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    The treatment of our elderly is a disgrace to a civilised nation: As new visa rules deal hammer blow to the care sector, former pensions minister BARONESS ROS ALTMANN issues a passionate call to arms

    The treatment of our elderly is a disgrace to a civilised nation: As new visa rules deal hammer blow to the care sector, former pensions minister BARONESS ROS ALTMANN issues a passionate call to arms

    Ros issues a passionate call to arms about the treatment of our elderly. ( link to pdf )

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    Memo to Matt Hancock, start answering these letters if you care – Tom Richmond

    Memo to Matt Hancock, start answering these letters if you care – Tom Richmond

    Ros is quoted in a YorkshirePost leader column which quotes her speech in the House of Lords calling for special immigration status for care workers. With staff shortages, it is vital to ensure sufficient workers can look after our  most vulnerable. Low paid does not mean low skilled or low value!

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