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What social care providers should take away from the new CQC strategy

In the first of two articles, Quality Compliance Systems (QCS), a leading provider of content, guidance and standards for the social care sector, spoke to Ed Watkinson, a former CQC inspector, to explore, examine and demystify the four key themes that make up the new CQC strategy.

Hybrid Care – Keeping data secure whilst empowering residents with digital transformation

How can care organisations ensure that their data is secure? Switchshop, tells us more. Over the last year, the pandemic has propelled the care sector into digital transformation in a way that could not have expected.

Ten years on from ‘Winterbourne View’, what has changed?

Nikki Walker and Philippa Shirtcliffe of Quality Compliance Systems (QCS) reflect on the Winterbourne abuse scandal and interview frontline workers, policy makers and charities to determine how much progress has been made to combat failings in the sector.

Dealing with safeguarding enquiries

Neil Grant from Gordons Partnership discusses the safeguarding enquiry process.

Managing Care Contracts

Neil Grant from Gordons Partnership explores the best ways to manage your care contracts.

Handling CQC Inspections

Neil Grant from Gordons Partnership discusses the best ways you can prepare for a CQC inspection.

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