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Jan - Mar 2017

30 March 2017: The CQC Adult Social Care external co-production group met at the end of March. Below are the attachments from the meeting:


A copy of the letter sent to local authorities by the Department for Communities and Local Government informing them that CQC has been asked to review how health and social care work together

A copy of the summary document from the January meeting

A copy of the handout from session 1 on Repeat Requires Improvement Framework

8 March 2017: CQC ASC Trade Association met on the 8 March. NCF was represented by Sharon Blackburn. Resources are available below: 

One is a statement prepared in response to queries raised by National Care Forum members regarding providers’ requirements for reporting safeguarding and death notifications. 

The slides from this meeting are now available

there are also a second set of slides available here

If further queries arise as a result of this response please do advise

The spring CQC consultation is due in May 2017 as is the outcome from the winter consultation Registering the Right Support.

The spring consultation will focus on:

- How CQC will regulate ASC and primary medical services from October 2017

- How CQC will regulate new and complex providers

- Fit and Provider Person Requirements for Directors

8 February 2017: Sharon Blackburn attended the CQC ASC Trade Association meeting on 8 February on behalf of NCF. Please see attached The slides from the meeting

17 January 2017: Sharon Blackburn attended the CQC ASC Trade Association meeting on 17 January on behalf of NCF. Please see below for:

The slides from the meeting

The response from John Forrest on Action Dec 16/09 regarding challenges to ratings made to the Ratings Review Team which was not attached to the previous email

Please also note that the Provider Survey is currently open and will close on Thursday 2nd February. Trade Associations are encouraged to kindly cascade this link to their members

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