David Bowles is giving evidence to MPs examining the findings of the Francis Report into the Stafford Hospital scandal alongside the NHS whistleblower, Gary Walker.
Mr Bowles describes some behaviour from the board as 'shocking'.
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