Number of long-term patients at Mater Dei, Karin Grech doubles

The number of patients receiving indefinite care at Mater Dei and Karin Grech hospitals has more than doubled in a year, and 183 beds are taken up by those with nowhere else to go, the Times of Malta has learnt. The Health Ministry confirmed that the number had spiked over the past few years, rising from 48 in 2014 to over 100...