Health tests give 'real, direct feedback' minister says

Public health minister Anna Soubry has told ITV News Central that the new "Friends and Family" tests which shine the spotlight on poor care are a "simple way" of recommending health services.

Public health minister Anna Soubry Credit: ITV News Central

The Broxtowe MP said: "This is about finding out what's happening at the sharp end of the NHS, what people's real experiences are on a particular ward in a particular hospital, in a particular A&E."

She added, "it gives real, direct feedback."