Giles Gillingham from rhw solicitors in Surrey, highlights pitfalls in the current CQC registration process and argues for a change.
Dementia has been made a high level priority for action in the new NHS Operating Framework.
An elderly woman died with severe bedsores after she was not regularly turned by staff at a Cambridgeshire care home, an inquest has heard.
ADASS President Peter Hay has made an unprecedented offer to private care home owners to join him and other directors of adult social services in talks about fee levels paid by local councils.
Or at least busy doing nothing that helps patients and users of social care services.
A code of conduct and minimum standards of training is to be drawn up for health care assistants and care workers who look after the elderly in England.