Our legal experts are often asked in the press to comment on the topical subject of nursing care. See below:
Lisa Morgan shares her views in Families facing “excessive delays” in reclaiming for healthcare costs Wales Online, August 2018
A new report from the Public Ombudsman for Wales has found that patients and their families who have incorrectly paid up to hundreds of thousands of pounds in healthcare costs are facing “excessive delays” in getting their money back.
Elderly lose fortune in shake-up of care Express.co.uk, July 2012 Lisa Morgan, of the specialist nursing care team at law firm Hugh James, comments on the lack of information about the new deadline for nursing care claims.
Postcode lottery for care fees of neediest
Which? magazine, March 2011 Lisa Morgan, from the specialist nursing care team at Hugh James, turned detective for the Which? team and searched 10 randomly selected Primary Care Trust and health board websites across the UK for information about accessing funding.
“35 women under 35 2011 Power List”
Glamour magazine, February 2011
Lisa Morgan, at Hugh James, has been named as one of Glamour magazine’s ‘35 Women Under 35’ on their 2011 Power List. This puts 32-year-old Ms Morgan amongst the ranks of Keira Knightley, Jessica Ennis and Kate Middleton, who have all made it onto this year’s list.
The Cost of Caring
ITV Tonight Programme, November 2010 Lisa Morgan interviewed for ITV Tonight programme to highlight cost of caring for our elderly in nursing homes.
Thousands claiming for costs of loved one’s care Western Mail, October 2010. Western Mail report almost 2,500 families are claiming they are owed tens of thousands of pounds after the NHS refused to pay for a loved one’s care, Lisa Morgan comments.
Chance to have a say on care proposals South Wales Echo, February 2010. Age Concern Cymru and Help the Aged in Wales have teamed up with Hugh James solicitors to hold a meeting for older people in Cardiff on February 9 to help them comment on proposals about how they pay for care.
Massive delay for claims to reimburse cash for nurse care Western Mail, January 2010 Families face the prospect of a 14-year wait to learn whether the NHS will reimburse wrongly-paid nursing care fees. Lisa Morgan comments that the NHS must employ more assessors and panel members to speed up the process.