Response to report on out-of-hours services

The Care Quality Commission have published the report of their independent inquiry into the out-of-hours services provided by Take Care Now.

Applies to England


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This letter provides the Department’s response to the report and brings the CQC’s recommendations to Chief Executives’ attention.

Published 15 July 2010