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NHS Information Standards

NHS Information Standards are a powerful tool for organisations of all sizes, supporting innovation, improving services and increasing productivity. Effective standardisation of standards supports the enhancement of services, enabling an organisation to effectively shape the delivery of safe, interoperable and … Continue reading

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CQC makes changes to their Care Directory

From October 2010, health and social care organisations and providers have had to register with the Care Quality Commission (CQC), demonstrating their compliance to a number of essential standards of quality and safety. As a result of this registration and … Continue reading

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CQC demands Dolphon Court improves services

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) reported yesterday that it has told Dolphin Court Care Home in Havant that it must take swift action to improve services at the home. A number of CQC compliance assessments were undertaken in June 2011, … Continue reading

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Next round of CQC’s dignity and nutrition reports released

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) have published their next batch of reports from the Dignity and nutrition inspection programme. Via their website you can now find reports for: Bedford Hospital NHS Trust Burton Hospitals NHS Trust Croydon Health Services NHS … Continue reading

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CQC respond to Panorama’s care home programme

On Tuesday the Care Quality Commission (CQC) issued a statement in relation to a BBC Panorama programme that was shown at the end of May 2011. The programme had highlighted serious abuse and appalling standards of care at Winterbourne View, … Continue reading

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