Wednesday 16 January 2019
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'Cut hospital stays with better social care'

Improved community care services which are properly integrated with NHS health care can dramatically cut the number of overnight hospitals stays which older people have to endure, it has been claimed.

CQC publishes report of investigation into concerns raised by Winterbourne View

Regulator strengthens systems to respond to whistleblowers and to monitor services for vulnerable people.

Winterbourne View care home scandal 'could happen again'

Another Winterbourne View care home scandal could happen again unless action is taken by the government, campaigners have warned.

RNHA Says Local Government Ombudsam's Report Shows Care Homes are able and willing to learn from Complaints

The Registered Nursing Home Association (RNHA), which represents around 1,000 nursing homes, has welcomed the Local Government Ombudsman's (LGO) report on lessons learned from complaints about adult social care during 2011/12.

Westcliff woman, 93, in residential home lift shaft fall

A woman in her 90s was taken to hospital after she fell down a lift shaft just three weeks after it was serviced, it has emerged.

Lime Trees care home in Sheffield to close

A Sheffield care home at the centre of abuse allegations is to close.