Dr Minh Alexander NHS whistleblower and former consultant psychiatrist 16 September 2017 I raised a concern with the CQC Chair Peter Wyman about a Chief Inspector’s written denial of allegations, by the campaigning charity Compassion in Care, that CQC had breached the confidentiality of 47 whistleblowers. “we do not recognise this statement” Letter by … Continue reading NEWSFLASH: CQC denies denial
By Dr Minh Alexander NHS whistleblower and former consultant psychiatrist, 9 September 2017 Helen Rochester a care home whistleblower has made a claim in the Employment Tribunal against the Care Quality Commission (CQC). Background On 20 June 2017 Helen Rochester confronted the CQC board about CQC’s behaviour towards her as a whistleblower on two … Continue reading Helen Rochester v CQC, Act II: Wherein a Whistleblower Sueth a Prescribed Person
By Dr Minh Alexander NHS whistleblower and former consultant psychiatrist, 3 September 2017 The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has been mired in even more scandal of late. On 27 July 2017 the Times exposed and severely censured the regulator for covering up the suspected rape of a vulnerable man at an Enfield care home … Continue reading National Guardian ‘Expects’
Dr Minh Alexander NHS whistleblower and former consultant psychiatrist 30 August 2017 The Department of Health’s denial machine speeds on despite occasional reports of its demise. Good news stories, synthetic totems and ready made ‘radicals’ are its stock in trade. For example, NHSIQ do a notable line in manufactured cool: http://theedge.nhsiq.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/nhsiq_white_paper.pdf Notwithstanding, whistleblowers are … Continue reading Whatever happened to Jeremy Hunt’s Just Culture Task Force?