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Anger over 'cattle market for grannies''councils accept lowest bids




Critics last night said the system was akin to 'auctioning your granny' and a 'cattle market', saying sensitive decisions about an elderly resident's final years are being made by a computer programme that is only interested in costs.

It also means the patient or their family often does not see the care home, and that those running the home do not see the patient before they arrive.

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