Care Quality Commission
The Portland Practice has been registered by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) under the Health and Social Care Act 2008.
CQC are the independent regulator of health and adult social care services in England. CQC make sure that the care provided by The Portland Practice meets government standards of quality and safety.
CQC inspect The Portland Practice to check whether or not standards are being met. The inspections take place regularly and at any time in response to concerns. Patients may be asked to discuss their feelings about the practice and its services during CQC inspections. In between inspections CQC continually monitor all the information they hold about The Portland Practice.
For further information on CQC please visit the CQC website on http://www.cqc.org.uk/.
To read Portland Practice's Statement of Purpose regarding the Health and Social Care Act (2008) and the Care Quality Commission, please click below.
CQC Statement of Purpose 2017