Published on 2nd December 2016
All adults with social care needs who are in hospital should have a named discharge coordinator, the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence has urged.
Published on 30th November 2016
Contractors and their representative Industry bodies were united in their disappointment about the IR35 reform plans laid out in Autumn Statement relating to Government contractors. The announcement contradicted Industry recommendations and left IPSE saying it was “seriously concerned” while APSCo was “furious” with the new changes.
Published on 28th November 2016
The greatest number of conduct and competence cases referred to the Health and Care Professions Council in 2016 involved social workers, the regulator’s annual report has confirmed.
Published on 19th November 2016
Occupational therapists can reduce hospital admissions by 70-80% by working in A&E and frontline emergency services, a key new report has highlighted.