This website provides the full response by the UK government to the Francis Inquiry report and represents a defining moment for patient safety in the English NHS.
It details the specific actions that are being taken or are planned for the future to improve patient safety and quality and act on the recommendations of the public inquiry into the events at Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust between January 2005 and March 2009. The responses are grouped into five thematic areas:
- Compassion and care
- Values and standards
- Openness and transparency