Response to consultation on the framework for the registration of health and adult social care providers and consultation on draft regulations
Document that presents the government’s response to the consultation held during spring 2008 on the new registration framework to be introduced from 2010.
The main purpose of the registration framework is independent assurance of the safety and quality of care. All providers of regulated activities will need to register with the new Care Quality Commission and meet the same essential standards, whether they are public, private or third sector.
This document also aims to further consult on the wording of the draft regulations on the scope of registration and the registration requirements.