State of the Art 2019

SHAUN LINTERN

Shaun is the health correspondent at The Independent. He previously worked for the Health Service Journal for more than seven years where he developed a national focus on patient safety and quality of care and specialised in investigative journalism. Shaun has been a journalist for 18 years, and helped expose the Mid Staffordshire care scandal while working as a local newspaper reporter. He attended most days of the subsequent public inquiry and gave evidence as a witness. Since then he has become an advocate for patients and has been at the forefront of reporting developments in safety policy in the UK.