The CQC are citing a “Freedom to Speak up Guardian” as a requirement for GP practices.  As a further way of supporting GP practices, we have appointed a Freedom to Speak Up Guardian.  We are delighted to announce that Sue Gilks will be fulfilling this role and can be contacted on 07837 129 601 or at  Sue has now completed the National Guardian Office training and as you may already know, Sue is a retired Practice Manager with a wealth of General Practice experience.  

Please find the attached policy which you may wish to share with you staff. 

October 2021 update from West Pennine Local Medical Committee

West Pennine LMC Freedom To Speak Up Guardian

WP LMC F2Speak up poster

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