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Coronavirus: care home inspections drop by 90% during pandemic

BBC News Saturday, 20 June 2020
Fears over spreading coronavirus saw inspectors switch to phone and video call assessments of care homes.
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News video: Coronavirus in numbers: UK death toll at 42,153

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The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) said 42,153 people had died in hospitals, care homes and the wider community after testing positive for coronavirus in the UK as of 5pm on Tuesday, up by 184 from 41,969 the day before.

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