CQC lifts conditions on Mid Essex trust after it improves its infection controlBMJ 2010; 341 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c3786 (Published 14 July 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;341:c3786
- Jo Carlowe
England’s Care Quality Commission has lifted the registration conditions placed on Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust after the organisation showed improvements in cleanliness and infection control.
On Tuesday 13 July the health watchdog announced that it had lifted the condition it had imposed on the trust’s registration on 1 April.
The trust was one of 22 registered with conditions to improve aspects of quality and safety before they could be granted a licence to provide services (BMJ 2010;340:c1757, 26 Mar, doi:10.1136/bmj.c1757).
The commission imposed the condition after an inspection in February, in which it was …