Adults

Movement gathering momentum

The CAPA pilot programme started in August in 139 care homes, day care centres, care at home and sheltered housing settings across eight partnership areas in Scotland. Its aim is…

Post-investigation review is updated

New procedure allows for post-investigation review in any appeal against draft report findings As we have outlined in previous issues of Care News, the Care Inspectorate’s complaints process has been…

Action to avoid burns and scalds

Control-measures training essential to combat complacency and lack of risk appreciation Most people would normally check the temperature of a hot bath before entering the water – but there are…