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Patient Criticizes UK PM Rishi Sunak Over Low NHS Nurses’ Pay

Rishi Sunak speaks with patient Catherine Poole during a visit to Croydon University Hospital, in London on Oct. 28.

Rishi Sunak speaks with patient Catherine Poole during a visit to Croydon University Hospital, in London on Oct. 28.

Photographer: Leon Neal/PA Wire

Rishi Sunak was confronted by a patient about nurses' pay, during a visit to a hospital in Croydon.

Catherine Poole, a 77-year-old patient who is recovering from surgery, gave the Prime Minister a short lecture when he arrived for a chat on her ward.