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How Does the CQC Conduct Registration Assessment

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Some very useful pointers as to how the CQC works.

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Why Health and Social Care Providers need to be Proactive towards CQC Compliance

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Care Quality Commission's (CQC) Enforcement Policy has a range of escalating regulatory responses from formal regulatory action, through enforcement action, criminal law and ultimately civil enforcement.

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As a social care provider what do you need to have in place to demonstrate to the CQC that you understand the importance of Equality and Diversity?

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The social care institute for excellence explains each person needs to be treated like an individual
and has the same right to receive care whatever their background or beliefs...

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Leaflet: Guide to CQC Inspection

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Professional regulators, such as the CQC, have a responsibility to ensure care professionals provide care in line with their essential standards and regulations.

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Top 10 tips when preparing for CQC (Care Quality Commission) inspection

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How well prepared is your organisation for the pending inspection to ensure you are providing care in accordance with the CQCs standards and regulations? The following tips will help you in the run up to a visit from the inspectors ...

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How to ensure your organisation is Information Governance compliant

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Information Governance is the framework of standards for health services that requires personal information to be stored and managed securely, legally and accurately. Here are our top tips for IG compliance ...

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How to ensure non-NHS health care organisations are prepared for CQC registration

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Registering with the Care Quality Commission (CQC) is compulsory for all providers of health and social care in England, not just those as part of the NHS, and it is against the law not to do so. Here are a few pointers to give providers an idea of how to get ready for registration ...

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As a Health and Social Care Provider, what do you need to have in place to demonstrate compliance with the CQC equality and diversity standards?

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Ensuring equality and diversity should be a key part of the service provided by all health and
social care organisations that the CQC investigate. The aim of the CQC is to help create a
culture of care that genuinely puts individuals at the heart of health and social care services,
that care that is centred on people's needs and protects their rights.

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Top Tips for Proofreading a Business Report

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Your company might, depending on the sector, compile a vast number of business reports in a year. A poorly proofread report could severely damage your reputation ...

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Encouraging Childhood Literacy Through Creative Writing

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Creative writing could give your child a boost in literacy. Find out in this original article from Words Worth Reading, how you can harness your child's imagination to help them on in life ...

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The Care Quality Commission Provision for Fees 2016/7

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This is the CQC official document concerning the provision for fees in the healthcare sector.

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What do Patients Think Makes a Good General Medical Practice?

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Find out exactly how you should be running your medical practice from a patient's point of view.

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How to Structure your HR Policy

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Writing company policies is a necessity but it can often be difficult to start as it encompasses the whole width of the business. The problem is that departmental leaders are not necessarily writers so here are some helpful tips if you have and HR policy to produce.

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What is Cyber Security and why is it Important to Small Businesses?

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With the growth of online business there has also been a corresponding increase in cyber crime. This increase in security threats, and a higher awareness of this issue among customers, makes it essential for small businesses to have good IT protection in place.

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CQC Provision for Fees Document

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Taken directly from the CQC website, this document explains the CQC provision for fees, in accordance with section 85(1) of the Health and Social Care Act 2008.

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How to Attract and Retain Clients for your Dental Clinic

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Patients now have more choice than ever before. In this article, you will find the important ways of managing your Dental Clinic to attract new clients and retain existing ones ...

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The Standard Process a Non-NHS Provider Goes Through When Registering With Monitor

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Monitor is one of the bodies regulating and overseeing healthcare in England and sits alongside a number of other bodies and regulators...

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Essential Steps for Police Custody Suites When Registering with the CQC

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This document will provide you with guidance and clarification about the registration requirement and process specific to providers of healthcare activities within Sexual Assault Referral Centres (SARC) and Police Custody Suites (PCS).

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How to ensure your premises are CQC compliant

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This article provides a checklist of issues you need to work through before a CQC inspector arrives at your health or social care organisation.

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What is the difference between a Complaints Policy and a Whistle Blowing Policy?

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All organisations, regardless of whether they focus on healthcare or not, should have a complaints policy in place. It is important that service users or customers and staff know how to ...

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