More Transparency Enforced in Care Homes Sector (BBC News / CQC)

Summary

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has ruled that care homes will have to reveal how many patients have been evicted against their wishes, and how many relatives of elderly patients have been banned from visiting loved ones.

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Care homes will have to reveal patient eviction numbers. London: BBC Health News, November 2nd 2016.

See also:

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Myska, S. (2016). Care homes ban relatives who complain. London: BBC Health News / BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire Programme, November 2nd 2016.

This relates to:

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Information for people on their visiting rights in care homes. [Online]: Care Quality Commission, November 2nd 2016.

The guidance:

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Information on visiting rights in care homes. London: Care Quality Commission, November 2nd 2016.

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