Care and nursing home regulation and monitoring due for a shake up (or shake down?)

March 6th, 2016 by Jonathan Auburn

The regulation and monitoring of care and nursing homes is set for change. The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills’ (BIS) project “Cutting Red Tape” has just published its report on regulatory reform in the adult social care residential and nursing home sectors Read more »


Court of Appeal rules on responsibility for non-nursing activities provided by nurses in care homes

February 9th, 2016 by Jonathan Auburn

The Court of Appeal has just delivered an important judgment on the division of responsibilities between local authorities and the NHS. R (Forge Care Homes) v Cardiff and Vale University Health Board [2016] EWCA Civ 26 concerned Read more »