In this episode of our Be Curious series, safeguarding expert Dave Blain interviews Natalie Mullen, Regulatory Policy Manager, CQC and Helen Vine, Specialist Advisor, CQC.

This episode includes discussion of concerns around recruitment practices, and safe recruitment in the independent ambulance sector, sexual safety in this space, and how CQC assesses freedom to speak up guardians in independent ambulance providers.

Helen talks about the importance of having robust internal processes to address sexual safety concerns. And we talk openly about thoughts surrounding the extension of scope of registration.

This video is part of a wider series of Be Curious talks. You can explore other videos in the series on our news page.