Care Quality Commission: Special Measures Approach for Care Homes? (BBC News)

Summary

The system of special measures, designed to improve failing hospitals in England, is likely to be extended to care homes.

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Reference

Triggle, N. (2014). Hospital failure regime extended to care homes. London: BBC Health News, July 16th 2014.

This relates to:

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Reference

Special measures scheme for failing care homes. London: Department of Health, July 16th 2014.

Failing Hospitals: One Year’s Progress Under Special Measures

A mini-review, from the BBC, of ongoing (so necessarily incomplete) progress made by failing hospitals put into special measures:

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Reference

Triggle, N. (2014). Failing hospitals: Is the glass half-full or half-empty? London: BBC Health News, July 16th 2014.

NHS Culture Change

The Secretary of State for Health’s message about creating a more transparent culture for the NHS:

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Reference

Jeremy Hunt: message to NHS staff about changing culture in NHS. London: Department of Health, July 18th 2014.

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