PERFORMANCE: The Care Quality Commission has carried out an unannounced visit at Weston Area Health Trust.

The visit took place on 5 and 6 January. CQC representatives visited Draycott, Cheddar, RRU wards and the discharge lounge. A report to the board said the visit had gone well.

The report stated: “They were particularly gratified to see an e-mail trail which demonstrated that an issue had been raised in PALS, actioned, resolved and information fed back appropriately.”