Saturday 17 November 2018
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Care Concern (Homecare) Limited delivering brilliant care

A west London domiciliary care service has been rated as overall Outstanding by the Care Quality Commission.

Councils risk legal action over care cuts

Council cuts to care in England are so severe there is a real risk families may take legal action, experts say.

Neglect a factor in care home overdose death

Neglect contributed to the death of a 78 year old given a massive overdose in a care home, a coroner has concluded.

Care home firm fined for choking death

A company which ran a care home at which an elderly woman choked to death on a meatball has been fined £80,000.

Local Authorities urged to make personal budgets dementia friendly

Deep-seated misconception of personal budgets and dementia is preventing local authorities from delivering person-centred care.

Information for people on their visiting rights in care homes

CQC have published information for people living in care homes, their family and friends clarifying their visiting rights and our expectations of providers who are responsible for ensuring people are supported to maintain relationships that are important to them.