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CQC: Practice managers 'key players' to ensure effective running of practice

Wednesday 13th June 2018

Practice managers are critical in enabling GPs to run their practice effectively, a report by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) has concluded.
The CQC said that 'leadership, communication and collaboration are among the key drivers of improvement for 10 practices,' featured in a report it published today.
In nine out of ten cases, the...

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