The number of NHS sites charging patients even though they have a blue badge has risen by almost a fifth in just three years, the figures show.  The flagship Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in London has just become the latest to plan such charges, prompting fury from elected patient governors. Disability campaigners said the changes were “disgraceful,” and could mean that some of the most vulnerable in society could end up losing access to care because they could not afford it.  NHS hospitals are increasingly forcing disabled patients to pay for parking, an investigation reveals. Campaigners accused the NHS of having introduced a “wheelchair tax”  which ignored the fact stations near Chelsea…

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