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HSBC opens new compensation route for NHFA mis-selling

HSBC has opened the way for thousands more potential claims for compensation surrounding advice from subsidiary NHFA.

Probe after elderly woman left on floor by care worker

An inquiry has begun after an elderly woman was left on the floor for almost an hour by a carer following a fall.

CQC publishes first reports from its review of services for people with learning disabilities

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) publishes the first five reports from a targeted programme of 150 inspections of hospitals and care homes that care for people with learning disabilities.

Care providers supported by the courts

The English Community Care Association (ECCA), has congratulated the East Midlands Care Association on its Judicial Review victory against Leicestershire County Council.

Care regulator 'struggled to deliver'

The health regulator which inspects hospitals and care homes in England has "struggled" since its creation two years ago, a report says.

Entrepreneur warns of care home crisis

Care home entrepreneur Philip Burgan has warned of a crisis in the elderly care market as the cost of looking after old people becomes unsustainable.