Category list : Regulation
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The Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust has been rated as “good” overall, following an inspection by the Care Quality Commission.
An out-of-hours care centre in Peterborough has been placed into special measures by the Care Quality Commission after inspectors found problems, including nurses triaging patients without appropriate training.
The Care Quality Commission has praised the “remarkable” improvement in care at Wexham Park Hospital as the “most impressive” turnaround it has seen since the start of its new inspection regime.
Almost 5% of England’s nursing workforce are due to undergo revalidation in the first quarter of 2016-17, official papers reveal.
Hinchingbrooke Health Care NHS Trust should remain in special measures, the Care Quality Commission has recommended.
Caps on the amount of money NHS trusts can pay agencies for staff are to be reduced further from next month as planned, regulators have confirmed.
There has been “strong support” for the government’s proposed new “nursing associate” role to be regulated but introducing enhanced qualifications and clinical governance for it could be enough to ensure public protection, according to a consultation on the position launched today.
North Essex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust has been told to urgently address safety issues after several patients died by strangling themselves on the wards.
After a long gestation, the NMC revalidation process has been launched.
The Nursing and Midwifery Council would be able to regulate the new nursing associate role if asked to, its chief executive has told Nursing Times.