Public Sector IT

March 2013

  • Mid-Staffs deaths about average

    Mark Ballard 27 Mar 2013
  • Mid-Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust maintained an average rate of patient death for 17 years, according to a rational look at the numbers behind the NHS controversy.Its performance was in fact ...

  • Inquiry behind NHS scandal omitted crucial data

    Mark Ballard 15 Mar 2013
  • The Francis Inquiry into Mid-Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust omitted key data showing how the hospital made drastic improvements immediately after it was warned that its death rate had risen ...

  • Data fear caused Mid-Staffs panic

    Mark Ballard 06 Mar 2013
  • Data at the centre of the NHS scandal has been grossly misrepresented in reports that claim 1,200 people died needlessly or avoidably at Mid-Staffordshire hospitals.