Research, expected to be released by LaingBuisson on Monday 14 April, suggests that a move to allow greater use of third party payments to part-fund care places could mean that more people actively seek out places which have a higher price tag than those typically funded by councils.
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The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is asking people who use and run health and adult social care services and the public at large for views on the regulator"s plans for inspecting and rating care services.
The owner of a care home in Derbyshire has denied breaching health and safety rules after a resident was found dead underneath a wardrobe.
Barclays has settled a case accusing it of mis-selling a financial product linked to Libor - the interest rate the bank attempted to manipulate.
A man has been jailed for 20 months for neglecting his elderly mother and defrauding her of thousands of pounds.