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New e-learning from SCIE – sexual, reproductive and mental health

The Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) has developed a unique new e-learning resource on sexual and reproductive health and abuse in the context of mental illness. The resource is designed to address the poor reproductive and sexual health of … Read more → – New e-learning from SCIE – sexual, reproductive and mental health

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Practical tips on how to deal with care home closures

The Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) has launched a new online tool to support commissioners and providers who have to deal with the consequences of short notice care home closures. The new guide – launched on 8 September 2011 … Read more → – Practical tips on how to deal with care home closures

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News in brief – June 2011

CQC announces excellence consultation The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has announced the start of a consultation on a new excellence award for adult social care services in England. The new voluntary award, due to launch in April 2012, will be … Read more → – News in brief – June 2011

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News in brief – March 2011

Act FAST for stroke victims The DH’s Act FAST television campaign to raise awareness of the signs of a stroke was re-run in early March for three weeks. Recognising the signs of stroke and getting immediate medical attention can save … Read more → – News in brief – March 2011

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Older People: an end to age discrimination

The Banning Age Discrimination consultation was launched on 3 March. It sets out how this provision in the Equality Act 2010 will be implemented by health and social care organisations.  Having no exceptions to the ban means that from April … Read more → – Older People: an end to age discrimination

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