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Sunday 19 November 2017

Steve Field

Steve is the CQC Chief Inspector of General Practice.

He continues to practise as a GP at Bellevue Medical Centre in Birmingham, a large academic training practice involved in research and health care education at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Articles by this author

Tue 25 November
Tue 25 November
CQC chief inspector of general practice explains intelligent monitoring -one of the tools now being used to support their new approach to inspection
Thu 6 November
Thu 6 November
The CQC is currently consulting on a new approach to inspecting healthcare services in prisons, youth offender institutions and immigration removal centres
Tue 9 September
Tue 9 September
For the last two weeks the Care Quality Commission's chief inspector of general practice, Steve Field, has been busy meeting CQC staff and taking part in inspections
Tue 19 August
Tue 19 August
The CQC has announced a new system of ‘special measures’ for GP practices which we plan to introduce in October this year, as part of our plans to inspect and rate all GP surgeries
Tue 5 August
Tue 5 August
Dr Steve Field, CQC chief inspector of general practice's blog, along with a 'myth-busting column' about the use of defibrillators, oxygen and oximeters in GP surgeries from the CQC senior national GP advisor
Wed 2 July
Wed 2 July
The Care Quality Commission chief inspector of general practice has been exploring innovative integrated care solutions in the US
Tue 10 June
Tue 10 June
Ill and physically disabled young people are not always getting the care they need when they approach adulthood, a report from the chief inspector of general practice has revealed
Thu 22 May
Thu 22 May
Can revalidation spot the next 'Harold Shipman'? The chief inspector of general practice votes no - and explains why - in this blog post