CQC Inspection Report

Health watchdog, the Care Quality Commission, has told NEAS that improvements are needed to ensure patients receive services that meet national standards of safety and quality.  A formal warning has been issued to the ambulance trust because disclosure and barring service checks (formerly criminal records bureau checks) had not been completed for all frontline staff.  CQC inspectors have also told the trust that action is required to address shortfalls against the national ...