care home owners / cqc lawyers

At Burton Copeland, we understand the needs and requirements faced by care home owners and managers, particularly in light of the changing regulations.

If you are:

  • an already established care home in need of assistance in complying with the Care Quality Commission (CQC) regulations and the changes that came into force on 1 April 2015;
  • in the process of setting up a care home and need to understand the regulations you need to adhere to;
  • an established care home, falling short of the requirements and needing assistance to get back on track
  • a registered practitioner such as a nurse or a doctor in trouble with the NMC or GMC as a result of an investigation into practices at a care home where you are employed

Burton Copeland can help you. Please see our animated video below for more information on the new CQC regulations and how they can affect you and your care home.

CQC inspections and in some cases, prosecutions, can be stressful and can have devastating consequences for your care home, affecting your career, professional reputation and even your self-esteem.

To minimise any damage to you and your care home, it is important that you contact our specialist healthcare team as soon as possible.burton copeland: experts in CQC work

Our friendly and approachable lawyers have the experience to guide you through the CQC regulations, to advise you on your rights to challenge any decisions made by the CQC about your care home and to present the strongest possible case for your defence. In many cases, our advice could save your care home from closure and you from prosecution.

You can be assured that you will get the support you need from Burton Copeland as we will work tirelessly to defend you and mitigate any loss you may be in danger of suffering, whilst putting you at ease during this undoubtedly very difficult time.

Contact us today

To speak to a member of the CQC healthcare team, based in Manchester, call us on 0161 827 9500, or, if you're contacting us out of hours, call 0161 832 7834. You can also get in touch with Burton Copeland by filling in the contact form on this page.