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Carer filmed patient 'crawling along floor' and posted on Snapchat

A member of staff at a care home in Saltburn near Redcar has been sacked after footage of an Alzheimer’s sufferer crawling across the floor was uploaded to social media.

A carer reportedly filmed the 83-year-old woman, a resident at the care home after she had fallen. The member of staff has now been sacked, and an investigation is underway by adult safeguarding at Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council.

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