Robert Francis' report was published in February 2013. One
recommendation was that all NHS bodies should consider with staff
the relevance of the recommendations to their own situation, and
take action as appropriate.
HERE to download the Trust Board's response to the Francis
The Department of Health asked that trusts publish their
response to the Francis report by the end of 2013.
This paper summarises the work undertaken during 2013 within the
Trust to respond to the issues raised in Robert Francis QC's report
into Mid-Staffordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
The findings and recommendations included in Robert Francis'
report have been considered at all levels within the Trust:
At each Board meeting, directors have been updated on work that
has been under taken within the Trust.
Click on the link http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yYXdIjgRbrw
to view a video of the Great All Round staff engagement event in
'Every aspect of my emergency care was dealt with quickly,
efficiently and professionally with full explanations and
compassion from all staff involved'.
Patient, Emergency Department, Darlington Memorial Hospital