Human Exceptionalism

Nursing Home Exec Calls for Suicide Clinics

Would you want this man in charge of caring for your elder loved ones?  I wouldn’t. A nursing home chain manager in the UK supports the creation of suicide clinics. From the Daily Mail story:

The UK could eventually have assisted suicide clinics like Dignitas in Switzerland, a care home boss has said. Dr Chai Patel runs a chain of more than 230 elderly care homes across the country. He says financial considerations should not drive the issue, but he acknowledges “what will be, will be”.

There’s money to be made off of suicide clinics. Perhaps the not so good doctor wants to get in on the ground floor. 

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