Policy Statement

CQC Fundamental Standards Compliance

In April 2015, the Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) Regulations 2014 came in to force and the Fundamental Standards have replaced the Essential Standards.

With regard to the safety and suitability of premises, the home understands that Regulation 15, Premises and Equipment, includes a requirement for all premises to be suitable and properly maintained.

Other legislation and guidance

This home will comply with all aspects of other relevant guidance, including HSG220 Health and Safety in Care Homes, published by the Health and Safety Executive.

Approach to Achieving Safe and Suitable Premises

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