06/02/2013 Here we go again…….PMQ‘s…….http://www.parliament.uk/business/news/2013/february/prime-ministers-questions-6-february-2013/….from 15:06-15:32mins in…. http://www.parliament.uk/business/publications/hansard/commons/todays-commons-debates/read/unknown/100/…about half way down the page at question 4…
“That is not a constituency case that has come my way. All I can say is that I hope it will engender a great historical understanding of these events among all our people and provide a great boost to the great city of Leicester.”
PMQ’s were followed by the Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust (Inquiry)
The Prime Minister: “Quality of care means not accepting that bed sores and hospital infections are somehow occupational hazards—that a little bit of these things is somehow okay. It is not okay; they are unacceptable—full stop, end of story. That is what zero harm—the jargon for this—means. I have therefore asked Don Berwick, who has advised President Obama on this issue, to make zero harm a reality in our NHS.”
http://forcemajeure007.wordpress.com/2012/11/26/extremely-urgent-appeal-deaths-and-suicides-linked-to-wca-evidence-needed-for-justice/ and here….http://forcemajeure007.wordpress.com/2012/11/26/atos-death-toll/
Although some suicides have more to do with personal circumstances or mental health problems many more have been attributed to the welfare reforms. Yet the MP’s in this debate barely touched on and even side stepped the subject of ATOS’s practices of the abhorrent treatment and neglect and abuse of disabled and vulnerable people; which is almost certainly a contributing factor for the recent increase in suicides and I am not the only person to say this, as there are campaigns run by DPAC and Black Triangle against ATOS and the welfare reforms who also share this opinion.
How dare MP’s laugh about ATOS and then in the next debate they state their horror at no-one yet being accountable for the awful treatment at the hands of Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust and then in the next debate they show so much emotion for the increase in suicides….They are all HYPOCRITES!!!
How about David Cameron making zero harm a reality in ATOS and holding them and himself accountable for the deaths and suicides caused by the welfare reform, none of the ‘health care professionals’ have been struck off and none of the MP’s are doing anything about it, they are all complacent and in years to come we will probably have a public inquiry into ATOS’s practices……
So it’s one rule for politicians and those appointed by politicians ‘ATOS’ (a private sector service (They can get away with the deaths of disabled and vulnerable people)) and another rule for those who run our rapidly declining NHS (a public sector service (They can’t get away with the deaths of disabled and vulnerable people)) as many of the patients who experienced such horrific neglect which led to their deaths were elderly and disabled and vulnerable people.