Trust fined £200K for patient death
The health trust which ran Stafford Hospital has been fined £200,000 for failing a diabetic patient who died in its care.
Gillian Astbury, 66, lapsed into a coma at Stafford Hospital after nurses failed to give her insulin. She died there in April 2007.
Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust admitted health and safety breaches.
Michele Paduano reports.
- From the section Health