Organisations that provide and commission adult social care services are invited by NHS Digital to bid for a share of £4.8m to enable them to roll out their local digital projects on a wider scale.
Clinical professionals will be used to looking out for and making appropriate referrals when they spot signs of child abuse and neglect. Naomi De Silva, Solicitor at Browne Jacobson, focusses on what medical professionals should do if allegations are made against them.
On 7 September, NHS England published a new model constitution for clinical commissioning groups (CCGs), together with FAQs and supporting notes. This is the first time that the model has been revised and updated since it was introduced in 2012.
NHS Digital has awarded £793,000 to the Care Provider Alliance to develop new digital services for social care providers.
Andrea Sutcliffe, Chief Inspector of Adult Social Care at the Care Quality Commission, on turning the organisation around and her plans for the Nursing and Midwifery Council
High Court intervenes and grants injunctions in two separate cases involving cardiologists where the employing Trust in one case had imposed continuing restrictions on practice following an investigation and in the other case, fully excluded a Professor of Cardiac Surgery, writes Jacqui Atkinson.