Councils and providers split over performance assessments cull

November 2010
Community Care;11/11/2010, Issue 1843, p7
The article examines the impact of the dismissal of the annual performance assessment of local authority adult care departments in the Great Britain. As stated, the care services minister Paul Burstow announced that the councils are no longer required to submit performance data to the Care Quality Commission. The council leaders support the government's decision, however, adult care providers opine that the decision could lead to poor commissioning that could go unchallenged.


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