Care Homes
GDPR support for HR - Be one step ahead of May's deadline
22/03/18
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will have a significant impact on how organisations deal with the personal data of their workforce.
Care Homes
Liability for historical abuse and the implications for organisations
21/02/18
Post Saville, Rotherham, and Winterbourne Care Home and the ongoing Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse, there has been a significant rise in historic abuse claims.
Care Homes
Health and social care
Independent healthcare
New CQC inspection framework explained
15/02/18
In connection with HEFMA, Partner, Ian Cooper has written an insight outlining 10 things you need to know about the CQC’s new inspection framework.
Care Homes
Gig-Economy workers' rights update
09/02/18
The Government published “the Good Work Plan”, its response to “Good Work”, the review into modern working practices which was led by Matthew Taylor in late 2017.
Care Homes
Disclosures made purely in self-interest are not protected
18/12/17
The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has provided useful guidance on the scope of whistle blowing legislation
Care Homes
Health and social care
Independent healthcare
New CQC “KLOES” – are you prepared?
14/12/17
The new key lines of enquiry (KLOES) and ratings framework
Care Homes
Latest holiday decision from the European court of justice
01/12/17
The ECJ handed down its judgment this week in King v Sash Windows Workshop Ltd
Care Homes
Health and social care
Insurance
High Court confirms no requirement for court application for CANH withdrawal
21/11/17
The High Court confirmed that court approval was not required to withdraw Clinically Assisted Nutrition and Hydration (‘CANH’)
Care Homes
Health and social care
Independent healthcare
Overseas visitors regulations – Are you prepared?
17/11/17
A government consultation on charging patients for care by the NHS
Care Homes
Dismissal for failure to provide evidence of right to work in the UK
17/11/17
One of the potentially ‘fair reasons’ for dismissal under the Employment Rights Act 1996
Care Homes
Health and social care
High Court ruling requires inquest to be held following criminal proceedings
14/11/17
The administrative court has very recently handed down an important judgment
Care Homes
Employment tribunal fees refund scheme begins
23/10/17
The government announced the first details of the employment tribunal fees refund scheme