The Care Quality Commission are the independent regulator of health and social care in England. They are responsible for inspecting all care homes to ensure regulations are adhered to. According to their website they say: "We monitor, inspect and regulate services to make sure they meet fundamental standards of quality and safety and we publish what we find, including performance ratings to help people choose care."
For more information on the CQC please visit their website: cqc.org.uk where they give more information on how their inspections are carried out.
The box on this web page is a widget provided by the CQC and is their own updated data and provides a link to their full report on their website. So for independent inspection data please do visit our full CQC report.