The CCG said: "Mrs Capell had a full NHS continuing healthcare
assessment and [it was] recommended she was not eligible.
All Macc Care homes are recognised by the CQC, and are providers of nursing under the NHS continuing healthcare
He says social workers, doctors, nurses and health officials in Huddersfield and Calderdale all blocked NHS Continuing Healthcare
funding during his mother's final months.
Mrs Jones, of Carmarthenshire, is one of thousands of people who apply for NHS Continuing Healthcare
She was eventually deemed eligible for NHS Continuing Healthcare
in 2013 after 10 years of paying full care costs.
The deadline for retrospective claims for NHS Continuing Healthcare
passed in October 2017.
NHS Continuing Healthcare
is a specific care package available for those with significant, complex, ongoing healthcare needs.
So serious was her predicament she left hospital with the support of NHS Continuing Healthcare
which paid the vast majority of the fees.
We need to find out more about NHS Continuing Healthcare
Assessments, which seem to be aimed at saving money rather than providing the help and support that seriously ill and disabled people really need?
The deadline is relevant to people who may be eligible for NHS Continuing Healthcare
, a little known funding scheme where the NHS is responsible for all care fees, regardless of the individual's ability to pay for their care.
One option is NHS Continuing Healthcare
, where the full cost is paid for by the NHS.