Category list : Cynthia Bower
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The Care Quality Commission could start judging organisations on how well they listen to their staff in a bid to assess culture.
Jo Williams resigns from CQCSubscription
Care Quality Commission chair Jo Williams has announced she is to step down from the regulator.
CQC chief Cynthia Bower resignsSubscription
The chief executive of the Care Quality Commission, Cynthia Bower, has resigned.
Andrew Lansley has told Nursing Times’ sister journal, HSJ, the Care Quality Commission is now running a “proactive and tough” inspection regime and revealed he does not favour further reorganisation of NHS regulation.
A fifth of hospitals are failing on dignity and nutrition standards, Care Quality Commission inspections have found.
Patients still afraid to make complaintsSubscription
Patients are “frightened” to complain about poor care because they are afraid it will affect any future treatment they receive, a committee of MPs has been told.
CQC finds stroke care lotterySubscription
Stroke patients face a postcode lottery in care, a study by the Care Quality Commission has found.
Registered manager missing from 1,000 care homesSubscription
Almost 1,000 care homes across England have no registered manager, a watchdog said today.
CQC sets new nursing care standardsSubscription
Nurses working in care homes and the independent sector must meet tough new standards following an expansion to the Care Quality Commission’s (CQC) inspection regime.
Nearly half of mental health service users do not know who to contact in a crisis outside office hours, a major Care Quality Commission survey has revealed.