Letters Inspection of hospitals

New Care Quality Commission inspection regime is under-resourced

BMJ 2013; 347 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f6027 (Published 09 October 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;347:f6027
  1. Martin J Auger, consultant haematologist1
  1. 1Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich NR4 7UY, UK
  1. martin.auger{at}nnuh.nhs.uk

Although I applaud the intentions of the new Care Quality Commission inspection regime and the appointment of Mike Richards as England’s first chief inspector of hospitals, I have concerns that this project is seriously under-resourced. …

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