#CareDay 2024 – Let’s Celebrate Young People in Care

Every year, the third Friday in February marks Care Day – a day to celebrate and help share support for children and young people who grow up in care. Maybe you know someone in care, or you work in that sector?
Controlled Drugs

Controlled Drugs in Adult Social Care: CQC Concerns At Poor Management

In October 2023, the CQC published their 2022/23 State of Care Report, which looked at the state of health care and adult social care in England. It was a mixed picture, and although it found some excellent work in very difficult circumstances, it also identified multiple areas in which improvement was needed.
Policies And Procedures

CQC Findings Prompting Providers to Improve Policies and Procedures

Findings from the CQC’s 2022/23 State of Care Report — which looks at the state of health care and adult social care in England —highlighted a great deal of excellent care, with staff working hard to do their best in often very difficult circumstances. There were also areas requiring significant improvement, however.