The hospital trust which runs the Eastbourne DGH and the Conquest hospitals was judged ‘inadequate’ by health watchdog the CQC.
The inspection report of the East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust was published this morning (March 27), so here is a round-up of the stories as they came in, with more on the report and reaction.
BREAKING NEWS: CQC report finds Eastbourne District General Hospital ‘inadequate’
Eastbourne DGH report is ‘shocking’ – says Save the DGH’s chairperson
CQC report: Eastbourne MP’s reaction as hospital is criticised
Eastbourne DGH boss Darren Grayson says he has ‘no intention of resigning’
Local CCGs taking report into the DGH ‘very seriously’
CQC report: DGH staff complain of bullying and harassment
CQC inspectors have ‘concern about the leadership and culture’ of the Trust at Eastbourne DGH
CQC report: Eastbourne A&E department criticised for not enough staff
Conquest maternity branded ‘inadequate’ - with ‘risks’ to mums and babies
CQC report: Staff union’s reaction