Controlled Drug Patches

Controlled Drug Patches

Earlier this month the CQC published their annual report on the safe management of controlled drugs. One of the common causes of concern in adult social care settings was around the use of transdermal patches  (such as Fentanyl and Buprenorphine). They found that...
The CQC and the New Key Lines of Enquiry

The CQC and the New Key Lines of Enquiry

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) have updated their assessment framework. As of November 2017 the Key Lines of Enquiry (KLOE) are changing for adult social care services. Read up on the changes here.   One of the changes falling under the Effective questions is:...