Tag Archives: Short Observational Work For Inspection (SOFI)

Findings of the CQC’s Comprehensive Hospital Inspections Programme (BBC News / CQC)

Summary The Care Quality Commission (CQC)’s “State of care in NHS acute hospitals: 2014 to 2016” report presents findings from the first round of acute and specialist hospital trust inspections. Analysis shows variations in the quality of care between hospitals, … 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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End of Life Care: Methods Review (School for Social Care Research, London School of Economics and Political Science)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 10, May 2012]. Summary This NIHR review provides an overview of the numerous research methods which have been used in end of life care … Continue reading

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