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‘Torture’ nurse is struck off


‘Torture’ nurse is struck off

A NURSE who was jailed for ‘torturing’ an 85-year-old dementia sufferer in a care home has been struck off.The case of David Hill, 49, went before a Nursing and Midwifery Council hearing. He was jailed for six months last year for the sickening abuse.At the time the Star reported how Hill, formerly of Cowley Hill Lane, tormented Dorothy Tunstall while working at Victoria Nursing Home, in Rainford.Hill, clinical manager of the 30-bed unit, squirted the resident with water from a syringe, force fed her and flicked food at her.

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