Healthcare Regulation Solutions

Supporting you through the Care Quality Commission (CQC) registration process and maintaining registration thereafter.

On 1st April 2015, the new Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) Regulations 2014 came into force replacing the 28 CQC essential standards.  

 

The Care Quality Commission (Registration) Regulations 2009 remain in place.  


If you are a healthcare professional who provides regulated activities in England and requires to register with the Care Quality Commission (CQC) under the above Act and Regulations, please contact:


07969 618923 

 

Healthcare Regulation Solutions can provide you with the necessary support to take you through the CQC registration process.   


Pre-registration support includes:


  • Initial advice on registering with the Care Quality Commission prior to application submission (some healthcare providers continue to be exempt from HSCA 2008 registration)

     

  • A review of how your healthcare service meets the fundamental standards and regulations

     

  • Preparation and completion of all CQC application forms

     

  • Support and preparation with the necessary pre-registration supporting documents, including the Statement of Purpose 

     

  • Development of policies and procedures to align with the CQC fundamental standards and regulations

     

  • Development of risk assessments, and

     

  • Ongoing support throughout the CQC application and registration process.

     

On-going post-registration support to maintain CQC registration includes:

 

  • Pre-inspection compliance audits in preparation for announced and unannounced comprehensive or focused CQC inspections

     

  • Collating patient outcome evidence
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  • Support with action planning following an inspection where non-compliances have been raised  

  • Support with action planning following the serving of enforcement / improvement notices

     

  • Monitoring the quality of the patient healthcare service at regular intervals such as 3, 6 and 12 monthly audits

     

  • Support with further applications to the CQC to add or remove regulated activities or locations, amendments to the Statement of Purpose, submission of statutory notifications, new Registered Manager applications or new Nominated Individual notifications, and

     

  • On-going and retained annual support.