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New Care Models and STPs Roundup

Hempsons is pleased to bring you the latest in its series of news updates on new care models, STPs and integration. 1. Next Steps on the NHS Five Year Forward View: General Election At the time of writing the various …Read more…

 

Primary Care, New Care Models and STPs Roundup

Hempsons is pleased to bring you the latest in its series of news updates on new care models, STPs and integration. 1. Next Steps on the NHS Five Year Forward View: General Election At the time of writing the various …Read more…

 

Newsflash: Updated GMC Guidance on Confidentiality 2017

On 25 April 2017, the updated GMC Guidance, Confidentiality: Good Practice in Handling Patient Information (“the Guidance”) comes into effect (available here). The updated Guidance builds upon the core principles set out in the GMC’s Good Medical Practice and provides …Read more…

 

Sleep-ins – should they form a part of the National Minimum Wage calculation?

The background to the Mencap sleep-in case The long awaited appeal by Mencap has now been considered by the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT). This appeal is based on the way care is provided, predominantly in the social care sector but …Read more…

 

Newsflash: 2017 General Election – Purdah

The Cabinet Office has published new guidance about maintaining the impartiality of the civil service and public bodies in the period leading up to the 2017 election – often known as purdah. The new Guidance takes effect from midnight on …Read more…