You’ve heard about the Mid Staffordshire hospital scandal where many patients died unnecessarily.
You might also have heard that there are 14 Trusts currently being investigated for poor standards.
- Basildon & Thurrock
- United Lincolnshire
- Blackpool, Lancashire
- The Dudley Group, West Midlands
- George Eliot, Warwickshire
- Northern Lincolnshire & Goole
- Tameside, Greater Manchester
- Sherwood Forest, Nottingham
- Colchester, Essex
- Medway, Kent
- Burton, Staffordshire
- North Cumbria
- East Lancashire
- Buckinghamshire Healthcare
Jeremy Hunt, the Health Secretary, has said poor care in the NHS is unacceptable which is why the review into long-standing problems was carried out.
Sir David Nicholson meanwhile is being allowed to retire with pension intact without taking any responsibility for any of this and specifically the Mid Staffordshire tragedy. No sense of shame or conscience and being rewarded for failure.