20 MPs are calling for the head of the NHS to resign over the Stafford hospital scandal. Sir David Nicholson was the head of the West Midlands Strategic Health Authority at the time of the failings, responsible for overseeing the hospital.
An early day motion calling for Sir David Nicholson to step down as Chief Executive of the NHS has been signed by MPs including MP for Stafford, Jeremy Lefroy, and Bill Cash, MP for Stone.
A recent public inquiry found that up to 1,200 people may have died at Stafford Hospital as a result of poor care.
What does the decision to appoint trust special administrators to run Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust mean?
The Health Secretary's response came after failings at Mid Staffordshire NHS Trust, which highlighted the suffering of hundreds of people.
The Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, has today outlined new plans for NHS following the Stafford scadal