H&SC standards ‘embraced’ by care sector

Since the new Health and Social Care Standards were published by the Scottish Government in June last year, the Care Inspectorate and Healthcare Improvement Scotland have been working alongside people experiencing…

Report calls for holistic approach to dementia

A focused inspection study of care homes that support people living with dementia found that more than half of the 145 services surveyed were meeting at least five of the…

Improvement strategy published

The Care Inspectorate has published its new improvement strategy for 2017-19 which sets out its improvement support offer. Direct support provided by inspectors, strategic inspectors and team managers as part…