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CQC Mythbuster Updates

Prof Nigel Sparrow OBE is CQC's Senior National GP Advisor. He clears up some common myths about CQC inspections of GP and out-of-hours services and shares agreed guidance to best practice.

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Updates to December 2019

The following mythBusters have been updated on the CQC webpage:

Nigel's surgery 94: NHS services delivering online primary care

Nigel's surgery 2: Who should have a disclosure and barring service (DBS) check?

Nigel's surgery 28: Management of controlled drugs

Nigel's surgery 17: Vaccine storage and fridges in GP practices

Nigel's surgery 96: Covert administration of medicines ​​​​​​​

Nigel's surgery 53: Care of people with a learning disability in GP practices ​​​​​​​

Nigel's surgery 93: Caring for veterans and their families ​​​​​​​

Nigel's surgery 33: Safeguarding children ​​​​​​​

Nigel's surgery 44: Caring for carers ​​​​​​​

Nigel's surgery 12: Accessing medical records during inspections ​​​​​​​

Nigel's surgery 29: Looking after homeless patients in General Practice ​​​​​​​

Nigel's surgery 95: Non-medical prescribing ​​​​​​​




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Updated on 12 December 2019 699 views