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Care Quality Commission

The practice had a CQC inspection on 27 October 2022.  Our overall rating was GOOD.  

CQC Ratings 2022

You can visit the CQC website for more information.

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Statement of Purpose

  • We aim to ensure high quality, safe and effective general medical services and environment
  • To provide monitored, audited and continually improving healthcare services
  • To provide healthcare which is available to a whole population and create a partnership between patient and health profession which ensures mutual respect, holistic care and continuous learning and training.
  • The provision of accessible healthcare which is proactive to healthcare changes, efficiency and innovation and development.
  • To reduce risk in specific clinical risk areas and facilities
  • To optimise performance against key targets and core standards set by NHS England
  • To meet key targets set by Bolton Clinical Commissioning Group
  • To participate effectively in the local Primary Care Network
  • To be a patient centred organisation
  • To continuously improve services offered to patients
  • To effectively communicate with patients
  • To encourage the development of an active and effective patient participation group
  • To recruit, retain and develop a highly motivated and appropriately skilled workforce
  • To enhance performance of the workforce
  • To develop management capability
  • To guide the employees in accordance with the Equalities Scheme
  • To continue to work with NHS Estates effectively to ensure the building meets health and safety standards and infection prevention and control standards
  • To ensure effective management and governance systems

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