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“You cannot beat human contact”

“Just put money into things, simple as that. More money, more staff. And, as Karen said, when people with learnings disabilities go into hospital, just get the contract to continue on, continue paying. Because technology is only great if it works, but you cannot beat human contact. That’s all I’m saying.”