Tagged: caring for our future

Department seeks views on NICE standards to improve quality of social care

Care and Support Minister Norman Lamb, today launched a 12 week consultation to establish a full set of NICE quality standards and guidance for social care. The Department is seeking … Read more → – Department seeks views on NICE standards to improve quality of social care

Join the Department of Health at this year’s National Children and Adult Services Conference

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Find out more about the department of health’s work, the new ministerial team and meet those who are working directly on policy by joining the department at the National Children … Read more → – Join the Department of Health at this year’s National Children and Adult Services Conference

New online tool to search and compare local care providers

A new tool allowing users to search and compare any Care Quality Commission (CQC) registered home care, residential or nursing home provider is now available online at NHS Choices. The … Read more → – New online tool to search and compare local care providers

Care and support White Paper published

The Department has published the ‘Caring for our future: reforming care and support’ White Paper, which sets out the vision for a reformed care and support system. The new system … Read more → – Care and support White Paper published

Government announces care and support reforms

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The government has announced the biggest reform of the care and support system since 1948. The White Paper, ‘Caring for our future: reforming care and support’ and the draft Care … Read more → – Government announces care and support reforms

Caring for our future engagement

The Caring for our future engagement ran from 15 September until 2 December. It saw numerous discussions taking place across the country, and the Department of Health is currently working through all … Read more → – Caring for our future engagement

Paul Burstow – next steps for social care reform

Social care workshop

In a video message, Paul Burstow, Minister of State for Care Services, talks about the Caring for our future engagement process. He explains the discussions that took place from 15 September … Read more → – Paul Burstow – next steps for social care reform