Quality of patient care
The FTN issued an open letter to member chairs and chief executives ahead of the publication of the Francis report, which is due out on 6 February. In the letter, which was sent on behalf of the board, the FTN acknowledges that poor pockets of care are likely to exist across the NHS.
- THE FULL LETTER IS AVAILABLE HERE;
- HSJ coverage is available;
- Chris Hopson wrote a blog for the Guardian Healthcare Network outlining the challenges the NHS must tackle following the Francis report.