A mental health hospital in Suffolk has been closed after inspectors found it was failing to protect patients from harm and abuse.
St John's House in Palgrave, near Diss, was previously rated inadequate by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). A further inspection of the 49-bed hospital found the care was "unacceptable" and "insufficient progress had been made regarding patient safety".
The company that runs the hospital, Partnerships in Care, part of the Priory Group, has now decided to close the site.
Stuart Dunn, CQC head of inspection for mental health and community services, s