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Sir Bruce Keogh is charge (Image: NHS Confederation)

Poor standards of care in 14 hospitals with England’s highest death rates are to be castigated in a report to be released later today. The investigation, led by Professor Sir Bruce Keogh, has looked into whether the figures suggest sustained failings in the quality of care from each of the hospital trusts. All of them had higher than expected death rates from 2010-2012. The report was ordered by the government after the publication of…

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