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Community Health Care Inspections: a New Approach (Care Quality Commission)

Summary The Care Quality Commission’s (CQC) has set-out the plans for a “fresh start” in the regulation and inspection of community health care. The inspection of these services will involve teams which include: Expert CQC inspectors. Sector specialists and clinicians … Continue reading

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Professor Steve Field: Chief Inspector of General Practice (Care Quality Commission)

Summary The Care Quality Commission has appointed Professor Steve Field (from NHS England) as the first Chief Inspector of General Practice. This role will involve: Championing the interests of people who use primary medical services. Making judgments concerning the quality of care provided. Ensuring health and … Continue reading

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Care Quality Commission: Health Regulator Problems ‘persist’ (BBC News / House of Commons Health Select Committee)

Summary The Care Quality Commission (CQC) health and care regulator for England was created in 2009, but has not yet won universal public’s confidence, according to a critical House of Commons Health Select Committee report. The Commons Health Select Committee thinks the CQC has not realised its primary role … Continue reading

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