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NHS needs 'sweeping reforms'

A public inquiry into the serious failings of an NHS hospital, where patients suffered "appalling" treatment, will recommend an overhaul of regulation to ensure poor managers are replaced and better training, the Sunday Telegraph reported.

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Report: Inquiry into scandal hit hospital to suggest NHS reforms

An £11 million inquiry examined what went wrong at the Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust . Credit: PA Wire

A public inquiry into the serious failings of an NHS hospital, where patients suffered "appalling" treatment, will recommend an overhaul of regulation to ensure poor managers are replaced and better training for nurses and healthcare assistants, the Sunday Telegraph reported.

The £11 million inquiry, which was commissioned in 2010, examined what went wrong at the Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust between January 2005 and March 2009. Inquiry chair Robert Francis QC said the report will be published later this month.

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