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Hospital trust at centre of inquiry into babies’ deaths to repay £1m it received for “good care”

BMJ 2020; 368 doi: (Published 09 March 2020) Cite this as: BMJ 2020;368:m963

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Changing the culture of learning from deathsa

  1. Clare Dyer
  1. The BMJ

A hospital trust at the centre of an investigation into avoidable deaths of babies is to repay a reward of nearly £1m it received for providing good maternity care.

Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust was given £953 391 by NHS Resolution’s maternity incentive scheme after reporting that it met 10 standards for safe services. But two months after the payment in September 2018 the trust’s …

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