10 Year Anniversary

I only hope lessons have been learnt from Mid Staffs

Ten years ago today my mother, Bella Bailey, died on ward 11 of Mid Staffs Hospital. In her final days she suffered horrendously at the hands of those who should have cared for her. What I saw on that ward will stay with me for the rest of my life.

It is a story I have told many times over the last ten years and while patient safety has certainly been put on the agenda the sad …

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Not one Labour MP wanted to hear that patients were being harmed

CURE THE NHS – PRESS RELEASE 22 FEBRUARY 2010 – NO EMBARGO

RELATIVES BEREAVED BY THE DISASTER AT STAFFORD HOSPITAL CONDEMN WARWICK NORTH MP MIKE O’BRIEN FOR TREATING THEM AND THEIR LOVED ONES WITH DISDAIN WHEN HE KEPT THEM OUT IN THE COLD FOR FOUR HOURS

 

CURE THE NHS (CTNHS) is the campaigning group which brought the disaster at Stafford Hospital to public notice; all of its members lost loved ones at the hospital in the last few years.  In March 2009 the Healthcare Commission …

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Cure the NHS- Statement 17/11/2014

We have been overwhelmed by the positive support during the last week while serious allegations have been made against us once again, by a small number of people.

We made a genuine mistake for eleven days whilst applying for charitable status. Instead of a registered charity we had become a small charity whilst our application was being completed by an agent assisting us to gain charitable status.

We did not intend to mislead anyone as has been suggested. We made the error of putting registered …

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