A meeting has been held between solicitors and families of those affected by allegations of abuse at a Castlebeck-operated Bristol care home
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Jo Williams admits defeat on excellence. Good.Care Homes will be inspected at least once a year. Good. PCAs (provider compliance assessments) are going. Good. What next?
People receiving continuing healthcare support from the NHS will have the right to ask for a personal health budget, by April 2014
The registration and inspection fees the Care Quality Commission (CQC) charges nursing homes are way over the odds compared with the fees it charges large NHS hospitals, it has been claimed.
At the National Care Association's Annual Conference the Care Quality Commission chair Dame Jo Williams said that she saw no prospect of the Excellence Award scheme going ahead after it had received a 'universal thumbs down' by provider bodies
A West Sussex care home at the centre of a police investigation into alleged ill-treatment and neglect is to close, its operator has said