Equality and human rights in the essential standards of quality and safety

Title of guidance:

Equality and human rights in the essential standards of quality and safety: Guidance for compliance inspectors and registration assessors

Author: Equality and Human Rights Commission and Care Quality Commission

CQC and EHRC guidanceYear published: 2011
Length: 3 related documents: Overview guidance (44 pages); Equality and human rights in outcomes (41 pages); Top 10 things you need to know (4 pages)
Format: PDF
Other formats: Contact the EHRC Helpline for alternative formats: www.equalityhumanrights.com/about-us/advice-from-our-helpline/
Producer/ Publisher: Equality and Human Rights Commission and Care Quality Commission
Type or organisation: Inspectorate, regulating or monitoring body

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Categories:

Adult Social Care | Health | Inspection and regulation | In-house service guidance | External service guidance | Human Rights Act | European Convention on Human Rights | UN Convention on the Rights of the Child | Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities | UN Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment | England only | Case studies

Audience: Inspection and regulation

Topics: Human rights | equality | proportionality | balancing competing rights | home care | inspection standards

Last Updated: 15 Mar 2011