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# Carer abuse

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# Hiqa complaints
Carer called elderly dying patient a 'big fat c**t' and threw water over another
Documents released under the Freedom of Information Act show multiple instances of abuse and oversight.
Voices
Opinion: Domestic violence victims who are disabled face multiple obstacles to help
Often when we talk of services for women affected by domestic violence, we talk in terms of able-bodied, English speaking women – but that’s not the full picture.
# Carer abuse
Alzheimer's patient beaten by carer at UK nursing home
A programme on BBC television tonight will highlight the abuse of an elderly patient at a care home in London last year.