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Hospital inspections to get tougher

18th July 2013

The new chief inspector, Prof Sir Mike Richards, has said the system used by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) to inspect hospitals had been too narrow in focus.

He is looking to recruit a 'small army' of doctors, nurses, patients and carers to carry out inspections and ratings.

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Article Information

Title: Hospital inspections to get tougher
Author: Martine Hamilton
Article Id: 24356
Date Added: 18th Jul 2013


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