NHS turning away patients with eating disorders because their BMI is ‘too high’

  • August 4th, 2016
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An investigation has found that NHS Trusts have been turning away patients with anorexia because they’re not thin enough. BBC Breakfast asked all 62 mental health Trusts in England and Wales if they used BMI to decide who would qualify for outpatient eating disorder services. One third said they did. Most trusts said they were […]