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Diane Wass from MSD with Best Young Journalist Will Hazell from the HSJ

At the 2015 Summer Awards MSD sponsored Best Young Journalist, which was won by Will Hazell of the Health Service Journal.

His entry included an exclusive expose of the flawed system the Care Quality Commission used to hire inspectors; problems with the inspection system and “deeply troubling” emails from HealthWatch England which suggested it was using its position to influence procurement decisions.

At the 2015 Winter Awards MSD sponsored Best Column or Opinion Piece which was won by Daniel Sokol for Beware the lies of patients on Diane Wass made the presention on behalf of MSD.


Diane Wass, right, with Daniel and Adele Waters, executive editor of the Health Service Journal, who helped judge the category

MSD sponsored Best Young Journalist at our 2014 Summer Awards.

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