Independent evaluation of the learning disability inspection programme

Document type
Report
Corporate author(s)
Great Britain. Care Quality Commission
Publisher
Care Quality Commission
Date of publication
22 June 2012
Subject(s)
Mental health services, Health Services, Social Work, Social Care and Social Services
Collection
Social welfare
Material type
Reports

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The Care Quality Commission undertook a learning disability services inspection programme in response to the serious abuse and appalling standards of care at Winterbourne View, which was a private hospital for people with learning disabilities.150 services for people with learning disability, mental health needs and challenging behaviour were inspected. This report presents the findings of an independent evaluation of the inspection programme which set out to determine how the inspection teams and the providers found being part of the process.

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