In this podcast from The Health Foundation, Chief Executive Dr Jennifer Dixon talks to Jeremy Hunt about his tenure as the longest-serving health secretary. Jeremy speaks about his passion for patient safety, a topic which became his professional focus following the Mid-Staffs investigations. He highlights the importance of the patient safety agenda and the need to learn from past experiences.
With the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic holding the world’s attention, what would Hunt have done differently? And what are the key lessons for government as we enter a new phase of the pandemic?