Open consultations

Details of DH consultations that are currently open.

Launch of consultation on legislation on indemnity insurance

A consultation is launched on legislation that would mean all regulated healthcare professionals have to hold indemnity or insurance to practise. The consultation will run from 22 February to 17 … Read more → – Launch of consultation on legislation on indemnity insurance

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

Views sought from nurses and midwives on ideas to improve patient care by reducing paperwork

The Department is encouraging nurses and midwives to have their say on how to cut out unnecessary paperwork and bureaucracy giving them more time to concentrate on caring. The Tell … Read more → – Views sought from nurses and midwives on ideas to improve patient care by reducing paperwork

Department seeks views on new protections if care providers fail

Care and Support Minister, Norman Lamb today launched a 12 week consultation on new measures to protect people who rely on care services in the event of provider failure. A … Read more → – Department seeks views on new protections if care providers fail