The way that health and social care are currently organised and funded creates confusion, perverse incentives and much distress for individuals and families.
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The operator of a care home where a resident choked and died has been fined £130,000.
Councils warned about care charging following Ombudsman complaint " Independent Age ResponseJanet Morrison, Chief Executive of Independent Age, said:
Two nurses whose care led to "avoidable harm to vulnerable patients" at an Abertillery care home have been struck off by the Nursing and Midwifery Council.
Simon Stevens, Chief Executive of NHS England, announced a £5 million funding boost for GPs to increase identification of people with dementia.
Press Release from CQC: We have set out what Outstanding, Good, Requires Improvement and Inadequate Adult Social Care would look like across each of the key areas that we will routinely inspect services against.