Correspondence

Update on Care Quality Commission Learning Disability Review

This letter alerts NHS bodies and local authorities to the action needed in response to the Care Quality Commission’s forthcoming inspection.

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This letter alerts NHS bodies and local authorities to the action needed in response to the Care Quality Commission’s forthcoming inspection of 150 services that provide care for people with learning disabilities; and provides an update on the Department of Health review following the events at Winterbourne View private hospital.

Published 21 September 2011