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We monitor, inspect and regulate health and social care services. We publish what we find, including ratings to help people choose care. Find out more...
The past month's ratings
Services we monitor, inspect and regulate
We inspect NHS trusts as well as independent hospitals.
Checks on hospitals
We inspect residential and nursing homes across England.
Checks on care homes
We regulate more than 10,000 dental services.
Checks on dentists
Services we inspect include family planning and slimming clinics.
Checks on clinics
We inspect GP practices, walk-in centres and out-of-hours services.
Checks on GP services
We inspect home care agencies, mobile doctors and phone services.
Checks on services in your home
3 January 2017
Care for Social Care
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Making a difference
3 November 2016
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