NHS Vale of York Clinical Commissioning Group’s Assurance Statement (Reference Number: 2015/13271) An independent investigation into the care and treatment of MS: Published 14 November 2018
NHS England’s commission of an independent investigation following a serious incident that led to the death of a patient in April 2015 has highlighted where improvements and learning were needed.
The CCG is satisfied that the commitment by Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust and Leeds Teaching Hospital NHS Trust to decrease the likelihood of recurrence provides assurance and the evidence were changes have been implemented and improvements have been made.
We are committed to ensuring that the Vale of York community can experience services that are safe and of a good quality and the CCG will continue to monitor the services it commissions for local patients.
The independent investigation report can be found on NHS England’s website: https://www.england.nhs.uk/north/our-work/publications/ind-invest-reports/