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Rebecca Payne

Rebecca Payne

National Professional Advisor on Urgent Primary Care,
Care Quality Commission (CQC)

Dr Rebecca Payne is the National Clinical Advisor on Urgent Primary care at CQC. She has a background in medical leadership and urgent care, with previous roles including Chair of RCGP Wales and primary care clinical director for Aneurin Bevan healthboard.  She works clinically taking part in the out of hours rota for Orkney. Other roles include teaching communication skills at Cardiff University and working for a digital provider. Twitter is @oohgpwales

  • Outlining the 2016-2021 CQC strategy and where urgent and emergency care sits within it, including a more targeted, responsive and collaborative approach to regulation so more people get high-quality care
  • Maximising inspection impact across urgent and emergency care, such as re-allocating inspections to focus on areas that require improvement
  • Working together to bring about change – how individuals and organisations can use CQC inspections and resources to create momentum for change across A&E and urgent care services
  • Examining where next for hospitals and trusts with the regulation of urgent care and the role of CQC within this