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  • Staying one step ahead : Grade yourself

    CQC inspections have slowly moved from the initial learning process towards corporate governance and accountability. Preparing for your next inspection Review your last inspection and see where you are in the inspection map below. Then look at the next stage,…
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    Prepare for new inspection regime to avoid negative ratings

    A warning shot for Providers More Providers got negative ratings than in all of the previous years combined Over 3,700 areas got marked as Requires Improvement or Inadequate New KLOE regime has now kicked in Overview of all ratings : Note the spike in bad…
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    Inspection Trends: Who's next

    The first leg of CQC's inspections was to visit every provider, this is largely accomplished and virtually all providers have now been inspected at least once. Next Phase Routine re-inspections start all over again, and Providers will be expected to be better…
  • KLOEs Vs Regulations

    Brief history of Regulations and the new KLOEs CQC Regulations have now changed beyond recognition from the first days of introduction. We started off with regulations, assisted by a guideline from the CQC, which said "the guidance is not enforceable in its…
  • Check your Website

    CQC inspectors have issued improvement notices where a practice website has been deemed 'out of date'. What information should your website have? Legal Requirements 1. Your CQC Inspection Rating: From 1 April 2015, this too has been a legal requirement CQC…
  • 2017 KLOEs: Overview of changes

    11 Frameworks down to 2: What this means for you For the first time, a standardised…
  • Common Problems at Inspections

    Problems we encounter Solutions Cleanliness Cleanliness issues or just an untidy setup…
  • Frequency of CQC Inspections from April 2018

    CQC aim to reduce the frequency of inspections for GP practices rated Good or Outstanding…
  • Displaying Your CQC Rating

    Since 1st April 2015, if your organisation has been given a rating by the CQC, you are…
  • 2017 Changes: Next Phase of CQC Regulation

    Regulatory Framework changes in 2017 (All you need to know now in less than 3 minutes.…
  • Overview of the CQC Inspection Model

    A quick overview of how "Key Domains" and "KLOEs" work Save Save Save Save Save Save Save
  • eManager Software: The easiest route to CQC Evidence

    Once you discover eManager you'll wonder how you did without it. Smart Apps will help you…
  • 10 things to do to prepare for inspections

    10 things to do leading up to the inspectionThere are very few people who would not feel…
  • How much should it cost to prepare for CQC

    The answer really depends on how much work you do on an ongoing basis to comply with CQC…
  • Questions CQC Inspectors ask your staff

    These are the most common questions CQC inspectors usually ask your staff. Can your staff…