Tuesday 11 December 2018
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Lowestoft care home residents moved after inspection

Fifteen people have been moved out of a Lowestoft care home after an inspection by environmental health officers.

Care worker Sean Abbott jailed for assaults on elderly

A care worker who assaulted two elderly residents at a nursing home in South Tyneside has been jailed for a year.

Care at three Devon homes branded 'outdated'

Care for adults with learning disabilities at three homes in Devon "cannot be allowed to continue" in its current form, a watchdog says.

Overhaul in approach to elderly care 'needed'

Being compassionate should be as important as being clever when it comes to the recruitment of staff to care for the elderly, experts say.

Bow-wow announces her departure from CQC

John Burton shares his thoughts on the Cynthia Bower leaving her post. Cynthia Bower will be paid her £200k salary until September, and will then be able to take a £200k lump sum and a £65k p.a. index-linked pension for the rest of her life. Not a bad deal in return for leading CQC nowhere for three years.

Cynthia Bower leaves post

The head of the body regulating health and social care has announced her resignation - as a critical government report into its work is published.