Human rights approach for our regulation of health and social care services: consultation summary: summary

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Great Britain. Care Quality Commission
Care Quality Commission
Date of publication
1 April 2014
Health Services, Social Work, Social Care and Social Services
Social welfare
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Respecting diversity, promoting equality and ensuring human rights will help to ensure that everyone using health and social care services receives safe and good quality care. This is the Care Quality Commission's core purpose. Its human rights approach will help it to apply this principle to its purpose, using five key questions to consistently integrate human rights into the way it regulates.