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It was announced today that David Prior, the Chair of the Care Quality Commission, has been appointed to the position of Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department of Health.
Beth Britton, Freelance Campaigner, Consultant, Writer, Blogger – and former carer to her father who had vascular dementia – spent a day seeing the Care Quality Commission’s (CQC) new approach to inspecting adult social care in action.
Prime Minister David Cameron has confirmed that Jeremy Hunt will continue as Secretary of State for Health.
The post-election reshuffle sees Lib Dem Norman Lamb replaced by a former foreign minister
We have some very exciting opportunities to advertise with Hampshire Care Association.
All the latest news and information from Carehomes.co.uk
The new Care Certificate launched in April 2015 is the new induction pathway for support workers across social care and health in England.
It was a day full of pride and emotion as 25 years of dedication to the elderly was celebrated.
Ahead of the looming General Election, the leaders of the UK's political parties have this month been keen to unveil a number of high profile crowd-pleasing policies - prompting the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) to present an open appeal to party leaders to refocus on long-term economic strategies, rather than 'headline-chasing' measures.
The Care Act 2014: Changing Top Ups and Protecting Care Fees in 2015
On 1 April 2015, the rules regarding the charging of third party tops ups for residential and nursing care changed. These changes may make top ups more difficult to charge and providers should move now to protect their income.
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An opportunity to explore the impact of dementia on the lives of families.
This five day programme is a blended learning approach which will enable you to have a moving and handling champion
Keep up to date with the latest news and information from Skills For Care.
A one day session to provide a thorough understanding of the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards. Delegates will explore when a deprivation of liberty might occur
The Law Society has issued comprehensive guidance on the law relating to the deprivation of liberty safeguards.
How the Care Quality Commission (CQC) uses NMDS-SC data
One of the benefits NMDS-SC account holders enjoy is the ability to share their data, with permission, with the CQC. Our latest graphic shows just how the data can be shared to populate the Provider Information Return and several key sector CQC publications. You can find out more here.
Materials to support employers in preparing for the Certificate, including revised standards and guidance are now available for use.
2015 Dates for Portsmouth local group meetings
Location - Synergy Rooms St James
A lot is changing at the Health+Care but not the standard of the world class conference - view the streams here. We've just implemented a few things that will mean you'll get even more out of visiting and get an even better and more personalised experience to suit your needs.
This year saw publication of the latest revision of the Mental Health Act (MHA) code of practice.
We will continue to facilitate workshops, training days and seminars to keep our members as up to date and informed as possible.
Membership renewals were sent out in December - if you have not received yours please contact the office
Alternatively a copy of the application form can be downloaded here
If you would like any further information on HCA please contact Debbie Corti-Young or Call 02380 255794.
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