Mike Richards: The Care Quality Commission's new hospital inspection programme

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  • Posted:Thursday 14 November 2013

Professor Sir Mike Richards, Chief Inspector for Hospitals, Care Quality Commission, introduces the CQC's new hospital inspection programme which will be used to assess all acute NHS hospital trusts/foundation trusts in England by December 2015. The inspections will assess whether a trust is safe, effective, caring, responsive to patients’ needs and well-led.


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