Colchester Hospital has been put into special measures by the health watchdog Monitor.
The Trust hit the headlines last week, after claims were made that some staff at the hospital had been bullied into falsifying data to help it meet targets.
This afternoon a meeting of the Trust's board was held at the hospital, where bosses discussed the measures, and took questions from the public.
Afterwards ITV News Anglia spoke to Chief Executive Dr Gordon Coutts.
More top news
Winds will become strong this weekend and we can expect to see some showery rain at times
Care homes in the East of England have warned that spiralling costs could leave some people without any care.
A fund raising appeal launched by the Duchess of Cambridge has raised £2 milion to build a new children's hospice in Norfolk.