Over and over, the pattern is repeated. This dear lady went in for respite care. Within a week, her life was taken.
My mother was taken in for respite care. They finished her off in the space of one weekend!
In other cases and in ours, the 'side room' is mentioned.
The first we learned about the LCP was from PALS nearly three years later after following the 'complaints process' to nowhere. And then the lady from PALS suddenly stopped talking to us when the Powers That Be intervened - The case was closed. Kaput. Nothing more to say.
This is This is Staffordshire -
Anger as Cross Heath patient Margaret Williams dies in end-of-life programme