Government publishes Care Bill

Source: Department of Health, 10 May 2013

Published today , the Care Bill introduces legislation to provide protection and support to the people who need it most and to take forward elements of the government’s initial response to the Francis Inquiry.

The Care Bill will give people peace of mind that they will be treated with compassion when in hospital, care homes or their own home.

The Bill is split into 3 parts:

  1. Reform of care and support
  2. Response to the Francis Inquiry on failings at Mid-Staffordshire Hospital
  3. Health Education England and the Health Research Authority

 

For further information please see https://www.gov.uk/government/news/government-publishes-care-bill

Many people are still worried about the future of the ones they care for.  If you have any questions or would like to offer your thoughts on this please contact us .

 

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