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CQC inspectors publish ratings on 27 London adult social care services
In the past week the Care Quality Commission has published a further 27 reports on the quality of care provided by adult social care services across London.
Following recent inspections, 18 of these care homes and homecare agencies have been rated as Good, seven have been rated Requires Improvement and two have been rated Inadequate.
Under CQC’s new programme of inspections, all of England’s adult social care services are being given a rating according to whether they are safe, effective, caring, responsive and well led.
Sally Warren, CQC's Deputy Chief Inspector for Adult Social Care, said:
"People should be confident that their local social care providers will deliver safe, effective, compassionate and high quality care. Where we find that this is the case, we give a rating of Good, or Outstanding.
"If we find that a service requires improvement, we will expect them to deliver a full plan setting out how they will address the issues that have been identified. We will share our findings with local commissioners, and we will return in due course to check that the required improvements have been made.
"Whenever we find that a service is inadequate, we will consider taking further action in order to protect the health and wellbeing of local service users.”
Full reports on all 27 inspections are available on this website.
Adult Social Care services by local authority area and rating:
- MiHomecare - Finchley, Barnet: Good
- MiHomecare - Welling, Bexley: Good
- 7 Kinch Grove, Brent: Good
- Community Options Limited - 2a Fielding Lane, Bromley: Good
- Greenhill, Bromley: Good
- Care Management Group - Beulah Road, Croydon: Good
- Caretech Community Services (No 2) Limited - 100 Woodcote Grove Road, Croydon: Good
- Cheviots Childrens Centre, Enfield: Good
- Nairn House Care Centre, Enfield: Good
- Merchiston House, Hillingdon: Good
- Cardinals Way, Islington: Good
- St Anne's Nursing Home, Islington: Good
- The White House Nursing Home, Kingston upon Thames: Good
- Conrad Court, Lewisham: Good
- Bridge House Care Centre, Sutton: Good
- St Judes Nursing Home, Sutton: Good
- Vineyard Care Limited, Sutton: Good
- Mark A Peake - 21 Totterdown Street, Wandsworth: Good
- Albany Lodge Nursing Home, Croydon: Requires improvement
- Oak Tree Care Services, Enfield: Requires improvement
- Stamford Nursing Centre, Enfield: Requires improvement
- St Vincents House, Hammersmith and Fulham: Requires improvement
- Barleycroft Care Home, Havering: Requires improvement
- Peartree House Care Home, Waltham Forest: Requires improvement
- Bhakti Shyama Care Centre, Wandsworth: Requires improvement
- Rainbow Homes London Limited, Barnet: Inadequate
- Grove House Residential Dementia Care Home, Harrow: Inadequate
For further information please contact Yetunde Akintewe, CQC Regional Engagement Manager, on 07471 020 659. For media enquiries, call the press office on 020 7448 9401 during office hours. Journalists wishing to speak to the press office outside of office hours can find out how to contact the team here. For general enquiries, please call 03000 61 61 61.
- Last updated:
- 29 May 2017
Notes to editors
In October 2014, CQC began to roll out its new inspection regime for adult social care services across England, using specialist teams who will inspect and rate services against what matters to the people who use them. For further information, please visit 'Making the 'Mum test' real'.
Since 1 April, providers have been required to display their ratings on their premises and on their websites so that the public can see their rating quickly and easily. See further information on the requirement for providers to prominently display their CQC ratings.