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Scottish Social Care

20th July 2017

Learning from Scotland’s NHS

Tony Clarke Scottish Care Inspectorate Specialist

In times of difficulty for our national health services, it is encouraging to see a positive approach being recognised, by...

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17th July 2017

Placements away from Home

Tony Clarke Scottish Care Inspectorate Specialist

It is an easy to accept argument that when help and support is needed, then this is best provided as...

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07th July 2017

Self-directed support – getting there?

Tony Clarke Scottish Care Inspectorate Specialist

Self-directed support is a national strategic framework in Scotland, to maximise the personalisation of care and support services, extending person-centred...

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28th June 2017

Poor practice in some care homes

Tony Clarke Scottish Care Inspectorate Specialist

There have been many major recent events for the country, relayed in our news week by week. However, some recent...

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21st June 2017

Finalised Scottish National Health and Social Care standards

Tony Clarke Scottish Care Inspectorate Specialist

The Scottish Government has announced a new set of Health and Social care standards which will become fully applicable from...

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19th June 2017

Registration of care staff in Scotland

Tony Clarke Scottish Care Inspectorate Specialist

The Scottish Social Services Council(SSSC) is the regulatory body for social care staff in Scotland. It oversees the registration, workforce...

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09th June 2017

Community support for mental health

Tony Clarke Scottish Care Inspectorate Specialist

The Mental Welfare Commission(Scotland) carried out a 2016 survey of the opinions of people with mental health problems being supported...

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31st May 2017

Sincere apologies…

Tony Clarke Scottish Care Inspectorate Specialist

The Scottish Parliament has passed an act, The Apologies (Scotland) Act 2016, which in certain civil proceedings, rules out the...

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25th May 2017

Valuing care at home

Tony Clarke Scottish Care Inspectorate Specialist

Scottish Care, the umbrella group for independent care providers in Scotland, has reported on how Care at Home services (and...

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18th May 2017

Visiting: staying connected

Tony Clarke Scottish Care Inspectorate Specialist

People living in care homes appreciate keeping in touch with their family and friends. It is very important for anyone's...

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