Tag Archives: Care Quality Commission’s (CQC’s) Regulation and Inspection of Care Providers

Identifying a Suitable Live-in Carer (Good Care Group)

Summary Live-in Care may be viewed by some as a preferable alternative to moving into a care home. The following piece offers numerous considerations when trying to identify a suitable live-in carer, and an appropriate live-in care solution. Full Text … Continue reading

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Fit and Proper Persons Test Regulations / Statutory Duty of Candour / Fundamental Standards (Department of Health)

Summary Directors of NHS providers will have to meet a fit and proper person test from October 2014, subject to parliamentary approval. The Care Quality Commission (CQC) can insist on the removal of directors who fail this test. Statutory Duty … Continue reading

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