Basildon Hospital: 'We need to improve quality'

The chief executive of Basildon and Thurrock Hospital Trusts has told ITV London correspondent Rags Martel that she knows the trust "cannot always get it right", after a report found it was the worst out of 14 trusts under investigation over high mortality rates.

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CQC to change inspections

The Care Quality Commission is set to introduce radical changes to the way hospitals in England are inspected. Following on from the review carried out by Sir Bruce Keogh, it will be introduced by the end of the month.