Boris Johnson and Keir Starmer accused of making NHS scapegoat for coronavirus deaths in care homes

The Independent | May 23, 2020 at 10:28 AM
  • Hospital bosses have accused Boris Johnson and Keir Starmer of making the NHS a scapegoat for the Covid-19 crisis in the country’s care homes.
  • NHS Providers has written to both the prime minister and the new Labour leader to urge them to end the “political blame game” over the issue.
  • The Government is facing questions why patients were discharged from hospitals to care homes at the height of the outbreak.