Southport Care Agency slammed by Commission August 9th, 2016 Steve Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Staff posted derogatory pictures of infirm patients to Facebook Southport Care Agency slammed by Commission A Birkdale-based care agency has been rated as ‘inadequate’ by the Care Quality Commission. ‘Southport Home Care‘ of Eastbourne Road, has been seriously-criticised across the five areas of consideration by the Commission. It’s leadership and safety were both deemed inadequate and all other factors ‘requires improvement’. Southport care bosses refuse to comment after shocking facebook posts http://www.cqc.org.uk/sites/default/files/new_reports/INS2-2473692689.pdf Financially, however, its web-site says it is ‘going from strength to strength. This website also says the HQ is at Kensinton Road, not Eastbourne Road: http://www.bizdb.co.uk/company/southport-home-care-limited-08109996/ Suthport Health and Adult Care spokesperson Councillor Tony Dawson says: “Reports like this are always of concern. The clients receiving the service need to be reassured that the service which they are receiving will be brought up to scratch very quickly indeed.” Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/Otsnews-Southport-1575528676012039/ Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!