As May turns to June things are really hotting up in preparation for the first national staffing numbers return for publishing on 24th June and the NICE Guidance recently published on the same. All hospitals that have beds have to report planned staffing versus actual staffing by the hour, by day shift and by night shift.
I have left the day job for a week to wander around the country catching up with old colleagues, I've been listening hard! What do I hear? The impending next wave of CQC inspections feature high in anxieties, the new 'Ofsted' style rating system and the change in approach coupled with intelligent monitoring promises a very different
Winter approaches - NHS beware We are all rightly implementing the recommendations from Francis, Keogh & Berwick, but as winter approaches lets not forget the disasters that were Stoke Mandeville and Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells and the suffering caused by clostridium Diffiicile. Remember Saving Lives' High Impact Interventions? Get real time assurance to reduce your Health
The CQC hospital inspection programme enters its 2'nd phase of CQC inspections in January. Are you prepared and in possession of your internal and external assurance? 19 acute trusts are named today as the next trusts to be inspected using larger, expert teams that include professional and clinical staff and trained members of the public. These will
Welcome to Matron Mary's blog - real-life stories discussing CQC inspections from our senior nurse. Read this blog and share her challenges, frustrations and top tips ........ Read top tips from the wards, apply the latest guidance from CQC in your care home, hear about whole system integrated improvement programmes.
vHealth is the new trading name for Videre Ltd. Welcome to our new website We hope you are enjoying our new website, we are certainly receiving positive feedback on the design and content. We plan to keep you updated with how CQC changes will affect your Care Home and Hospital through regular bulletins and feedback from