Stafford Hospital is to be visited by the new Chief Inspector of Hospitals today to see improvements made since it emerged hundreds of patients died there needlessly due to poor standards of care.
Professor Sir Mike Richards will also talk to staff about their experiences.
A look at the key events and players in the Stafford Hospital story.
The future of the Trust which runs Stafford Hospital will be outlined as special administrators publish a draft report on service provision.
Stafford Hospital say they "apologise unreservedly" in a statement following the report into "failings" at the hospital.