Entry and Inspection by Members of Patients’ Forums41
Entry and Inspection by the Commission for Healthcare Audit and Inspection42
Counter Fraud and Security Management
Upon the request of the PCT or the NHS Counter Fraud and Security Management Service (“the CFSMS”) the Contractor shall ensure that the CFSMS is given access as soon as is reasonably practicable and in any event not later than seven (7) days from the date of the request to:
all property, premises, information (including records and data) owned or controlled by the Provider relevant to the detection and investigation of cases of fraud and/or corruption directly or indirectly connected to the Contract;
all members of the Contractor’s staff who may have information to provide that is relevant to the detection and investigation of cases of fraud and/or corruption directly or indirectly connection to the Contract.
The Contractor shall put in place appropriate arrangements to ensure the security of Patients whilst in the Practice Premises; and for the prevention and detection of fraud by or in relation to Patients and/or in relation to public funds.
The Contractor shall, on request by the PCT permit the PCT or its authorised representative or a person duly authorised to act on
41 Clause 10.24 is required by APMS Direction 5(1)(p)
42 Clause 10.25 is required by APMS Direction 5(1)(p)