Information for councils affected by risk of service disruption because of the possible failure of the home care supplier Allied Healthcare.
We are monitoring the situation closely with ADASS, CQC, DHSC and NHSE colleagues and we will keep councils updated as events unfold. To request further information and support please email CHIP@local.gov.uk
Other CQC information issued subsequently:
- CQC Q&A on the issuing of a Stage 6 Notice (6 November)
- CQC Q&A issued following discussions with councils (9 November)
- CQC list of 84 councils affected with Allied Healthcare branch list
- CQC media statement
Allied Healthcare statement
Other useful resources
Other Care and Health Improvement Programme market sustainability and contingency planning tips can be found here.