targetedinspections

Inspections to test targeted approach

Two new inspection models are being piloted with a sample of high-performing care services, to assess the suitability of targeted and more focused inspections that provide evidence of continuing good performance. Validation inspections are underway in a…

The annual returns provide vital care information

Each year, the Care Inspectorate asks care providers to complete an annual return to help it plan, inform and carry out inspections. This year’s annual returns will be available to submit, through the…

Joint review of public protection arrangements

The Care Inspectorate and HM Inspectorate of Constabulary in Scotland (HMICS) have recently completed a joint thematic review to assess the effectiveness of the multiagency public protection arrangements (MAPPA), on reducing the potential risk of serious…