Published on 17th February 2017
Picture this. You are a permanent occupational therapist in a local authority and you decide it’s time to go locum. You’ve made your decision and so you hand your notice in. You have your leaving party, all your colleagues get you cards and presents and you say your goodbyes. Monday rolls round and it’s time to start your new locum position. Only it’s in the same authority as your permanent job was, on the same floor – in fact just 30 feet from your old team that you said goodbye to on Friday.
Published on 12th February 2017
Cafcass and children’s services leaders have united to produce guidance for social workers involved in care proceedings cases following a huge surge in the number of care applications over the last year.
Published on 6th February 2017
Older people should be asked about falls when they have routine assessments and reviews with health and social care practitioners, and if they present at hospital, NICE has urged.