There are still many GP Practices waiting with baited breath for notification of a visit, probably a second physical inspection or maybe a telephone call by a CQC Inspector – Here are some Checklists and Guides to help you along toward the fated day.
Preparing for a CQC Inspection
This pages includes a series of articles about Care Quality Commission Inspections of GP Surgeries
The above (download) article looks at Supporting Staff and details what might need attention before a CQC Inspection.
The above (download) article tells the story of one CQC Inspection.
The above significantly revised and updated download checklist is designed to help Practice Managers prepare for a CQC inspection. The smaller the Practice it seems the harsher are the results of an inspection. Whilst the list is not exhaustive, it will help as an aide memoir.
For further more up to date advice and information take a look at the Forum on www.practiceindex.co.uk