Morecambe Bay: From special measures to outstanding care.

Research paper by Jennifer J Trueland

Indexed on: 16 Mar '17Published on: 16 Mar '17Published in: Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great Britain) : 1987)


Just under three years ago, the University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust was under significant pressure. Still reeling from a scandal involving the deaths of 11 babies and a mother at one of its hospitals, the trust had been placed into special measures by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in June 2014. It's fair to say that its reputation was not good.