Latest NMC figures reveal that nursing levels are at an all-time high – what impact will this have on health and social care providers?
On 17 December 2019, the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) published its ‘Mid-year update: 1 April – 30 September 2019’ Register Data Report (“Report”). The
Suspension of Ratings: Is this CQC being transparent or underhand? As published in Caring Times December 2019
Between April and July 2019, CQC suspended 4 providers’ ratings. “Their rating was suspended? Don’t you mean their registration was suspended?” I hear you ask?
CQC’s State of Care Report – A focus on mental health and learning disability services and the adult social care sector – Healthcare Business October 2019
The 2019 CQC State of Care Report was recently published on 15 October 2019. Overall CQC has concluded that the quality of care across the
Managing safeguarding investigations – preserving your regulatory and reputational position – Caring Times October 2019
Safeguarding investigations can be incredibly stressful and difficult times for providers of health and social care services. Any allegations involving vulnerable people will always, and
Whistleblowing in the health and social care sector – As published in Healthcare Business – October 2019
On 11 September 2019, the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) published its joint whistleblowing disclosures report with other professional regulators to show what action regulators
CQC and record keeping – If it’s not written down it didn’t happen – As published in Care Talk magazine – September 2019
The purpose of a CQC inspection is to determine if a service is complying with the Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) Regulations