What is the Care Quality Commission?
If you’re new to health and social care, it’s likely that you haven’t come across the CQC before. Therefore it’s important you know who they are and what the benefits of working with a fully-managed and regulated service are.
Below is a step-by-step guide to everything you need to know.
The CQC is the independent regulator of Health and Social Care in England, with the objective of ensuring that people have access to safe, caring, effective, responsive and well-led care services. They monitor, inspect and regulate these services to ensure they meet fundamental standards of quality and safety. They publish what they find and give each provider performance ratings.