Duty of care? The impact on midwives of NHS charging for maternity care – Maternity Action

Maternity Action report investigating the impact of the policy of charging ‘overseas visitors’ for NHS care on midwives’ practice or professional responsibilities. This study aimed to explore midwives’ experience of looking after women who had been charged, especially in relation

Whistleblowing disclosures report 2019: healthcare professional regulators – Nursing and Midwifery Council

Nursing & Midwifery Council whistleblowing disclosures report, written jointly with other health care professional regulators, aims to show how disclosures are handled, action taken about these issues, and to improve collaboration across the health sector. As each regulator has different

Generation genome and the opportunities for screening programmes – Public Health England

The report briefly defines genome sequencing and how, by improving our understanding of genetic activity, we can determine how best to use genetics in screening. This report explores how genomic technologies can help us to improve screening programmes, and opportunities

Safeguarding children and vulnerable adults: general practice reporting: Letter from Dr David Geddes – NHS England and NHS Improvement

Letter requesting action from STP areas to review support in place to support general practice reporting in response to safeguarding requests for children and vulnerable adults.

Promoting professionalism, reforming regulation: government response to the consultation – Department of Health and Social Care

The original consultation set out proposals to make professional regulation faster, simpler and more responsive to the needs of patients, professionals, the public and employers. In this response, the government states it will take forward legislative changes to the regulators’

Why it’s important to review the care of people with dementia: What the data and people’s experiences tell us about social care reviews, reassessments and their outcomes for people with dementia – Healthwatch

This Healthwatch report summarises data and people’s experiences about social care reviews, reassessments and their outcomes for people with dementia. On the basis of analysis of data from 97 local councils, the report finds people are not getting what they

Professional Standards Authority: annual report 2018 to 2019 – Department of Health and Social Care

Review of professional regulation and registration, and annual report and accounts for 2018 to 2019.  This report describes the Professional Standards Authority for health and social care’s view of the regulation and registration of people working in health and care