The report found that 66 people the CQC met had been ‘let down by the health and care system'. Its key findings include...
Clyde & Co
The COVID-19 pandemic, and the uncertainties around it, have taken a toll on everyone's mental health to varying degrees.
It said rules of infection should not prevent family members
entering a home, even during lockdown and that infection control
and compassionate care are not mutually exclusive.
Over the years, there has been a gradual rise in the role of the pharmacist in patient care in both the hospital and community setting and more recently in the primary care setting.
In recent years, national policy direction for health and social care has encouraged providers and commissioners to collaborate and integrate as far as possible within the scope of the...
Stephen Clarkson and Claire Powell discuss the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) report into the outcomes of its inquiry into endometriosis, published today, 19 October, 2020.
Each month our health team will update you on key recent developments, and look ahead to what's coming up in your sector.
J A Kemp LLP
The UK's Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has joined the Australia-Canada-Singapore-Switzerland (ACSS) Consortium, with effect from 1 January 2021.
"The key is being wide open to the possibility of endometriosis… Putting it down to ‘just periods' is often the problem."
Veale Wasbrough Vizards
The UK marked its place as the frontrunner in the field of genomics many years ago when it created genomics focused institutions such as the UK BioBank and Genomics England...
Veale Wasbrough Vizards
Whilst the Government has been singing the praises of workers in the NHS, particularly those working in hospitals, one sector of health professionals that have been working throughout the pandemic has hardly received a mention.
BCL Solicitors LLP
BCL associate Daniel Jackson‘s article reviewing the sentencing guideline for offenders with mental disorders, developmental disorders or neurological impairments has been published...
The menopause is the time when a person stops having menstrual periods and the ovaries lose their reproductive function.
The second webinar from the virtual Women's Rights in Healthcare series showcased two inspiring women who are campaigning to tackle taboos relating to women's everyday reproductive cycles.
Haseltine Lake Kempner LLP
Saturday 10 October marked World Mental Health Day; it was first celebrated in 1992. In the 28 years since we first commemorated this day...
As the third annual Women's Rights in Healthcare event moved online this year, in the form of weekly webinars throughout autumn, the first in the series took a closer look at the Cumberlege Review and discussed the ‘First Do No Harm' report.
Further to the First Minister's announcement today, there is a huge amount of speculation as to what areas are actually affected. The First Minister referred to health board areas as opposed to...
HGF Partner Craig Thomson will be presenting at the Microbiome Movement - Maternal & Infant Health Summit 2020 on 15th October.
On Cauda Equina Syndrome Awareness Day, Matt Westlake explains Leigh Day's connection with the Cauda Equina Syndrome Association.
Mary Agyapong, aged 28, died at Luton and Dunstable University Hospital, where she also worked, on April 12, 2020.