Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust: news and publications

Documents and information on the significant failings in quality of care at Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust from 2009 to 2014.

These documents describe how and why Monitor took regulatory action to make sure that the foundation trust is well-led and can provide high-quality care to its patients. The full investigation into services at the trust and the administration process are explained.

The summary of events gives you an overview of Monitor’s actions and the future of patient services in Mid Staffordshire.




  1. Mid Staffs: report finds trust clinically and financially unsustainable
  2. Mid Staffs: sustainability assessment
  3. Report of the Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust Public Inquiry
  4. Mid Staffs: Monitor statement in response to public inquiry
  5. Mid Staffs: Monitor consults on trust special administration
  6. Mid Staffs: team of experts proposes health service change
  7. Mid Staffs: contingency planning team recommendations
  8. Mid Staffordshire public inquiry report: Monitor statement to government's initial response
  9. Mid Staffs: Monitor announces appointment of trust special administrators
  10. Mid Staffs: trust special administrators given more time to prepare NHS service solution
  11. Mid Staffs: agreement on funding services key to delivering for patients
  12. Mid Staffs: Trust Special Administrators’ final report




Published 22 May 2014