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02nd July 2020

New Covid 19 Key Question Evidence Checklist

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Download our free New Covid 19 Key Question Evidence Checklist here Download Now   In Scotland, the Care Inspectorate have released a new Key Question for use during the COVID-19 pandemic. The key question focusses on Infection Control, PPE, and Staffing, and it has three quality indicators covering all the criteria which will be reviewed […]

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02nd July 2020

CMM: Tackling PTSD: why outstanding leadership, teamwork and communication are key

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The following article was first published on Care Management Matters (CMM) Read full article here   You can read the highlight of the article below. To read the full article, please click the button above. Quality Compliance Systems (QCS) explores why the Covid crisis could lead to an increase in PTSD. Slowly but surely we […]

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01st July 2020

Free webinar – ”Learning lessons from COVID-19” (Link available now!)

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Our latest webinar in partnership with the Care Show on “Learning lessons from COVID-19 and planning for the future” is now available for free! Watch Now About the Webinar COVID-19 has posed many challenges. Our Residential and Clinical Lead, Leah Cooke and Head of Care Quality, Philippa Shirtcliffe shared with us what they have learnt during […]

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30th June 2020

Mental Health and COVID-19: The risks to human rights

Rachel Griffiths Mental Capacity and Human Rights Specialist

Extra Risks for People with Mental Health Problems The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has highlighted here that more complaints are coming its way from people who are subject to restrictions imposed because of their mental health problems, and that this includes some younger men and women living with learning disabilities as well as older people […]

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26th June 2020

Social Care In Vision (Last update: 26.06.20)

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Download our latest Social Care in Vision here: Download Now Alternatively, you can read the summary here:  A) If you work in Social Care, did you know you are eligible for a Blue Light Card? Blue Light Card provides those in the NHS, Emergency Services, social care sector and Armed Forces with discounts both online […]

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23rd June 2020

Part III – Managing PR in a Crisis (Health & Social Care)

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Download Factsheet 3 on Managing PR in a crisis for free here. It includes checklists that guide you with actions required AFTER a crisis.  Download Now No one can predict when a crisis may strike, whether it’s a local incident or a global pandemic. We can, however, control the way we handle its impact on our staff and brand reputation. While health and care […]

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22nd June 2020

Mask Exemption Cards (Last update: 22.06.20)

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Download our Mask Exemption Cards for when travelling here. Download Now  Under the latest coronavirus travel rules, it is now mandatory for passengers in England to wear a face-covering while using public transport. Transport for London has drawn up a list of groups exempt from the new face-covering rules, which require everyone to wear masks or other suitable face coverings on buses […]

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19th June 2020

Social Care in Vision (Last update 19.06.20)

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Download the latest social care summary here, it includes tips on how to work safely in care homes, UK Covid19 alert level and more! Download Now Alternatively, read the summary here: A) How to Work Safely in Care Homes (PPE Guidance) PHE has updated the guidance this week. It has been renamed ‘Personal Protective Equipment […]

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19th June 2020

Free Covid Secure Workplace Toolkit

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Download our Covid Secure Workplace Toolkit for GPs here Download Now (GPs) Download our Covid Secure Workplace Toolkit for Social Care here Download Now (Social Care)   Coronavirus has changed the way we live, work and connect with people. Since the outbreak of the Pandemic, general practices have closed down to reduce the spread of […]

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18th June 2020

Postponement of the implementation of Liberty Protection Safeguards (LPS) – Briefing note

Rachel Griffiths Mental Capacity and Human Rights Specialist

 At last we know ‘from the horse’s mouth’ that the LPS will not be implemented as planned this autumn. DHSC promises a Government statement at some time in the future, but in the meantime, has informed the LPS Implementation Steering Group that the DHSC is no longer prioritising this change to the law, and all […]

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