Care homes


Nene Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is dedicated to helping people in Northamptonshire lead the best possible life from beginning to end. 

Staff within the CCG specialising in supporting care homes

Quality Monitoring Team

The quality team work closely with providers of care homes (nursing and residential) and domicillary care agencies to ensure that all patients in their care are protected from avoidable harm. The team provides quality advice and training to providers and quality expertise to contract meetings and also develops, negotiates and monitors quality schedules with providers.

Team members at present are:

  • Gabriella O'Keefe - Senior Quality Improvement Manager
  • Cath Radcliffe, Darren McGregor and Marilyn Levins - Quality Improvement Managers

Care Home Advice Pharmacy (CHAP) team

The pharmacists and technicians within this team work in care homes throughout the county, providing full clinical medication reviews and medicines management support and advice. They continue to liaise primarily with care home staff, GPs and their practice staff and community pharmacy staff.

Team members at present are:

They have produced a guidance document for care home owners, managers, nurses and staff members - Professional Guidance for Care Homes

View the CHAP documents here

Care Homes Working Group

Find out more information about the group here


Last updated: 10/06/2019