Hunt's 'confidence' in new chiefs to 'turnaround' CQC

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt said he had "confidence" in the two new people in charge of the Care Quality Commission to "turnaround" the NHS England regulator after it allegedly covered-up its failure to investigate a series of baby deaths.

Mr Hunt added that he was "not happy" with inspections by the CQC, during an interview with BBC Breakfast.

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Ex-CQC chief 'hung out to dry'

The former head of the Care Quality Commission, accused of conspiring to cover up a report into flawed inspections at a hospital in Cumbria, told The Independent she has been "hung out to dry" and not given an opportunity to respond to the claims