CQC: Teladoc Health in breach of regulation

Despite ‘overwhelmingly positive’ report

Adam Saville
clock
CQC: Teladoc Health in breach of regulation

Report finds digital health tech provider in breach of Health and Social Care Act

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has found that Teladoc Health, the provider behind AIG Life's Smart Health offering, ‘must make improvements' in order to ‘establish effective systems and processes to ensure good governance in accordance with the fundamental standards of care'. The CQC stated in the report, published last month following an inspection in September, that the firm is in ‘breach of regulation' under the Health and Social Care Act for 'failing to ensure that significant events were...

To continue reading this article...

Join Cover

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, key trend analysis and industry insights.
  • Stay on top of the latest developments around Covid-19, regulation, diversity and mental health.
  • Receive breaking news stories straight to your inbox in the daily newsletter.
  • Exclusive access to our fortnightly Protection insight mini-podcast.
  • Be the first to hear about our CPD accredited events and awards programmes.

Join now

 

Already a Cover member?

Login

More on Group Protection

Employers count benefits of health and wellbeing support

Employers count benefits of health and wellbeing support

According to GRiD research

John Brazier
clock 18 January 2022 • 2 min read
Blue Monday: Wellbeing opportunities for employers

Blue Monday: Wellbeing opportunities for employers

Advice from industry experts

John Brazier
clock 17 January 2022 • 4 min read
COVER Wellbeing 360 Summit now open for registration

COVER Wellbeing 360 Summit now open for registration

Virtual conference on 24 March

COVER
clock 13 January 2022 • 2 min read