Care Quality Commission – NHS Foundation Trust (CHFT) Inspection

In March 2016 the Care Quality Commission will be inspecting Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust.

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is the independent health and adult social care regulator. Their job is to check whether hospitals, care homes, GPs, dentists and services in your home are meeting national standards.

The CQC look at a lot of information to help them design their inspections and your experiences of care, and those of your family and friends, help them to decide what they need to look at during the inspection.

If you have used Calderdale and Huddersfield Foundation Trust Hospital and Community services in the last year it is important that you provide feedback.

WAYS YOU CAN GIVE YOUR FEEDBACK AND EXPERIENCES

  • Market Stall Events – Monday 29 Feb & Tuesday 1 March 2016

Patients and families who have used the Trust acute or community services can come to meet CQC Inspectors…

  • Monday 29 February – 11am – 2pm – Calderdale Royal Hospital main entrance
  • Tuesday 1 March – 11am – 2pm – Huddersfield Royal Infirmary main entrance

The CQC are keen to speak to people at the Trust Stalls and to hear their experiences. But if members of the public are unable to attend or don’t want to they can still share their experience in the following ways:

  • Direct to CQC:

Online: The web link below gives details about the whole Inspection and the hospital sites inspected. People can leave their experiences online for each site.
www.cqc.org.uk/syecalderandhudd/?trust

Email: enquiries@cqc.org.uk

Letter: CQC, Citygate, Gallowgate, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4PA

Phone: 03000 61 61 61

In person: The Inspection Team will be speaking to patients when on site during the course of the inspection to get their views.

Via Healthwatch Calderdale on 01422 431099 or the following web pages www.healthwatchcalderdale.co.uk/content/speak-out or by email to info@healthwatchcalderdale.co.uk

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