Turnaround plan for Basildon Hospital to improve care and safety

Basildon Hospital is to join forces with the Royal Free London Trust under tough new plans outlined by the Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt.

The Essex hospital was found to be one of 11 hospitals across the country to be placed in special measures after the Keogh review into high mortality rates.

Click below to watch a report by ITV News Anglia's Elodie Harper

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'Tough' turn-around for hospital

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt sets out government plans to transform 'special measures' hospitals like Basildon