Care Quality Commission Reports

Detailed below are the top line summary findings from the recent CQC reports of the following hospitals included in the agenda.

Links and addresses to the full reports are listed under each individual hospital.

TEWV CQC Inspection - West Park Hospital Edward Pease Way Darlington

·         Overall trust quality rating - Requires Improvement

·         Unannounced inspection of forensic inpatient wards due to a number of issues including unsafe staffing numbers and poor culture within the service

·         Additionally short notice (24 hours) announced inspections of community mental health services for working age adults, crisis and health based places of safety and community child and adolescent mental health services

·         Overall, rated safe, responsive and well-led as requires improvement, effective and caring as good.

Trust - RX3 Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust (10/12/2021) INS2-10875360021 (


Scarborough Hospital CQC Inspection - Woodlands Drive Scarborough

·         Overall trust quality rating - Requires Improvement

·         Unannounced focused inspection of the emergency department at Scarborough Hospital on the 13 and 14 January 2020

·         Also inspected elements of the medical care core service including wards

·         Areas for improvement identified including breaches of legal requirements that the trust must put right.

Scarborough Hospital NewApproachFocused Report (IndependentHealthCare Location Feb 2020)_INS2-8084491971 (


South Tees CQC Inspection - The James Cook University Hospital

·         Overall rating for this trust  - Requires improvement

·         A responsive inspection was undertaken due to concerns raised by system partners. Quality of the environment and observation of how staff were caring for patients were also looked at

·         The rating of this location stayed the same.

RTRAT The James Cook University Hospital (


York Hospital CQC Inspection - Wigginton Road York

·         Overall rating for this service - Inspected but not rated

·         Unannounced focused inspection due to significant safety concerns raised about fundamental standards of patient care.

·         Service not rate at this inspection and rating suspended for this service.

RCB00 The York Hospital (