Tag Archives: Dignity and Nutrition Reports

Time to Listen in Care Homes, Dignity and Nutrition Inspection Programme 2012 (CQC)

Summary The Care Quality Commission‘s second Dignity and Nutrition report concerning care homes has been published alongside that for NHS hospitals. The CQC inspected 500 care homes, including 422 homes providing dementia care. It found that 84% of care homes respected … Continue reading

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Dignity and Nutrition In Hospitals: Inspection Programme Report (BBC News / CQC)

The Care Quality Commission‘s second Dignity and Nutrition report concerning NHS hospitals has found that roughly a third of hospitals fail to meet all the standards for nutrition and dignity. 50 hospitals were inspected by the CQC, of which 33 were meeting all of the five relevant … Continue reading

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Quality of NHS and Social Care Declining? (BBC News / Care Quality Commission)

Summary The latest report from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) has suggested that the quality of services provided to people across the health and care sectors in England may be beginning to suffer. The report presents a summary of over 13,000 inspections … Continue reading

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National Overview of Dignity and Nutrition Inspection Programme (Care Quality Commission)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 4, November 2011]. Summary The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has published a summary report about the inadequate standards of care received by older people … Continue reading

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The NHS is Failing to Care for Elderly Patients: Care Quality Commission (BBC News)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 4, November 2011]. Summary The Care Quality Commission’s Dignity and Nutrition Inspection Programme continues to investigate whether nutrition and dignity standards are being adhered … Continue reading

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Commission on Improving Care in Dignity for Older People: Royal College of Physicians Consultation Response

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 4, November 2011]. Summary This report represents Royal College of Physicians’ (RCP) response to the Dignity in Care consultation. The Commission on Improving Dignity … Continue reading

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