This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government
Initial response to the Francis report, with measures to ensure patients are always put first.
Patients First and Foremost: the Initial Government Response to the Report of the Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust Public Inquiry
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This document sets out the government’s initial response to Robert Francis QC’s report on the Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust public inquiry.
It details actions to ensure that patients are the first and foremost consideration of the health and care system and everyone who works in it.