Independent report

Mid Staffs: learning and implications for Monitor

Key findings and potential lessons for Monitor on the failings of quality of care at Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust.



This report, commissioned by Monitor, considers how Monitor’s methods and processes could be improved to avoid similar failings in future.

The review was carried out by Monitor’s internal auditors KPMG.

The recommendations also have implications for how Monitor works with its partners in the healthcare system.