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Michael Adrian Richards

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Prof Sir Mike Richards on: My background

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Prof Sir Mike Richards on: What needs to change

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Prof Sir Mike Richards on: Listening to the public

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Prof Sir Mike Richards on: Concerns about poor care

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Prof Sir Mike Richards on: Listening to NHS staff

Professor Sir Michael Adrian Richards, CBE, MD, DSc (Hon), FRCP is a British oncologist. From 1999 to 2013 he was the National Cancer Director in the UK Government's Department of Health. He was appointed to be the Chief Inspector of Hospitals in the Care Quality Commission on 31 May 2013. and was said by the Health Service Journal to be the third most powerful person in the English NHS in December 2013.