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Barry Price

Specialist in Adults with Learning Disabilities and Complex Needs

Posts by Barry Price:

26th April 2022

How social care services should interpret the National Standards of Healthcare Cleanliness guidance

Barry Price

In September 2020, the Care Quality Commission (CQC) commissioned a special report, which looked at Infection, Prevention and Control (IPC)...

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13th April 2022

Why accreditation in supported living counts

Barry Price

Last month, I wrote about the multitude of challenges faced by supported living services – a subject that I am...

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11th April 2022

Why policies, procedures and best practice learning matter in supported living services

Barry Price

 To mark World Social Work Day, I want to devote this week’s column exclusively to supported living. It is a...

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14th March 2022

Thinking about Ukraine

Barry Price

Some of the people you support may well be affected by the events unfolding in Ukraine. Our QCS specialist, Barry...

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28th February 2022

Is there a role for remote surveillance in care settings?

Barry Price

Several recent abuse scandals in the social care sector have ignited the debate as to whether CCTV cameras should be...

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24th February 2022

Podcast: The CQC Application – Register a Supported Living Service with the CQC

Barry Price

Our latest Podcast is designed to support customers with CQC application and provides useful tips to help make a successful...

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22nd February 2022

Post Storm Damage Assessment in 12 Easy Tips

Barry Price

Our QCS expert Barry Price provides some timely tips on what care providers can do to ensure their premises are...

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18th February 2022

Why ‘care hotels’ are not the answer

Barry Price

If you ever find yourself looking for a hotel, I’m sure you will have at some point used review sites...

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07th February 2022

Go that extra mile – Recruitment

Barry Price

What do you do as a provider that is over an above expectations? In the first part of this series...

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21st January 2022

A day in the life of…

Barry Price

Our QCS specialist Barry Price salutes the work of registered managers and gives a very real insight into the work...

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