Expert Insights

Latest news stories and opinions about the Dental, GP and Care Industries. For your ease of use, we have established categories under which you can source the relevant articles and news items.

Mental Health

16th June 2017

Public places and places of safety

David Beckingham Mental Health Specialist

I wrote more than a year ago in http://www.qcs.co.uk/safe-places/ about the amendments made to the Mental Health Act 1983 by...

Read more

09th June 2017

Reviewing restraint

David Beckingham Mental Health Specialist

A damning report from an inquest highlights the very difficult issue of restraint of people suffering acute episodes of mental...

Read more

31st May 2017

Managing the risk of hoarding

David Beckingham Mental Health Specialist

I’ve written in the past about the issue of hoarding and the limited legal remedies that might be used to...

Read more

25th May 2017

The Blue Light

David Beckingham Mental Health Specialist

In all of the campaigns around to raise awareness about mental health issues, the idea of talking about it is...

Read more

18th May 2017

Leave of absence

David Beckingham Mental Health Specialist

The Mental Health Act 1983 is about a lot more than the care and treatment of people in hospital. It...

Read more

10th May 2017

Coping with grief

David Beckingham Mental Health Specialist

The revelation by Prince Harry that he has suffered for many years with grief reaction following the sudden death of...

Read more

08th May 2017

The rules regarding shock treatment

David Beckingham Mental Health Specialist

‘One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest’ is enjoying a revival in cinemas at the moment to mark the 80th birthday...

Read more

27th April 2017

Working your way to better mental health

David Beckingham Mental Health Specialist

Remploy has been offering employment opportunities to people with disabilities since the Second World War. Its role has changed more...

Read more

19th April 2017

Getting a quality assessment

David Beckingham Mental Health Specialist

I wrote recently about the case of Sally Mays who committed suicide a short time after being refused admission to...

Read more

11th April 2017

Apples and pears

David Beckingham Mental Health Specialist

One of the issues the Law Commission have addressed in their long-awaited proposed changes to the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards...

Read more

Join over 25,000 users already using the QCS Management System!
Start Free Trial
Back to Top
FOR TODAY ONLY, we have extended the offer, Save £350 when you buy before 5PM
Find out more
Introducing Our BIGGEST AUTUMN SPECIAL OFFER EVER - Save £350 when you buy before Wednesday 30th Nov 2016
Find out more

Register here for your FREE TRIAL

  • Try our unique Management System, or any of our individual packs
  • PLUS! Gain FREE trial access to our Mock Inspection Toolkit
  • Over 2,300+ pages of easy to use guidance and 300+ policies & procedures

Simply fill out the form below and get full access for 24 hours to a QCS Management System of your choice.

Start FREE Trial Click here