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Experts by Experience
We are recruiting!
Do you have lived experience of using health and social care services in England?
Or are you a family carer of a loved one who uses a health or social care services in England?
Do you want to make a difference and help other people who use health and social care to have their voices heard?
An Expert by Experience is a person who has personal experience of using health and/or social care in the past 8 years. Experts by Experience visit people who use health and social care and talk to them about what it is like for them. Expert by Experience deliver the voice and experience of people who use health and social care to CQC working alongside CQC Inspectors as part of a CQC inspection team.
Micheal Dillon, Expert by Experience with Choice Support, interviewed Amanda Stride, CQC’s Deputy Director for the Local Authority Assessment Programme.
Here, they discuss CQC’s new role in assessing how local authorities fulfil their duties under the Health and Care Act 2022.