The focus of Government attention in the care sector has been the persistent demand that hard working citizens should look forward to state funded care
The Care Quality Commission’s proposed rating system for adult social care. What it will mean for providers.
On 9 April 2014, CQC issued for consultation its Provider handbooks for residential and community adult social care. The consultation is open until 4 June
Regulation 10 of the Children’s Homes and Looked After Children (Miscellaneous Amendments) (England) Regulations 2013 came into force on 27 January 2014 and introduced a
Corporate and individual accountability in health and social care: a new criminal offence of ill-treatment or wilful neglect of patients may lead to up to 240 prosecutions a year
On 27 February 2014, the Department of Health issued its consultation document, “New offence of ill-treatment or wilful neglect”. The Government believes that there is
Last September, the DOH hailed the advent of the new draft Fundamental Standards (contained within the new draft 2014 regulations) because the removal, in some