The Care Quality Commission (CQC) are the independent regulator of health and adult social care in England.
The CQC make sure health and social care services provide people with safe, effective, compassionate, high-quality care and encourage them to improve.
They monitor, inspect and regulate services to make sure they meet fundamental standards of quality and safety and publish what is found, including performance ratings to help people choose care.
Dr Stephanie Johnson is the Registered Manager for Great Staughton Surgery.
You can access the CQC Certificate of Registration below:
Certificate of Registration
The Care Quality Commission carried out their first inspection at Great Staughton on Monday 16th January 2017, the report is available below:
CQC Inspection Report - 16 January 2017
There are 5 standards set out by the Care Quality Commission:
Safe: people are protected from abuse and avoidable harm.
Effective: people’s care, treatment and support achieves good outcomes, promotes a good quality of life and is based on the best available evidence.
Caring: staff involve and treat people with compassion, kindness, dignity and respect.
Responsive: services are organised so that they meet people’s needs.
Well-led: leadership, management and governance assures the delivery of high-quality person-centred care, supports learning and innovation, and promotes an open and fair culture.