All posts by: Hope Davis-McCallion

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Much to the surprise of people who thought there would be no reform or parliamentary time for the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLs) legislation, the past year has proved that is not the case. In July we saw the Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill introduced. This Bill abolished the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards, by deleting Mental […]

Towards the end of last week we saw the new guidance by the Competitions and Markets Authority (CMA) published. This is targeted towards UK residential care homes and nursing homes supporting people over the age of 65. In order to comply consumer law, providers will need to ensure the guidance is embedded into their business. […]

Last autumn CQC published Equally Outstanding, a resource which shows how a focus on equality and human rights can improve care quality, even in times of financial restraint. A year on, CQC have updated the publication with a new e-learning module, extra case studies from outstanding providers and an updated pdf version based on feedback. […]