Norfolk & Suffolk Care Support Ltd
19th September 2019

‘A Question of Care’ profiling tool updated

Skills for Care have updated the 'A Question of Care' profiling tool and created new employer guidance.

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19th September 2019

The wellbeing of professional care workers - final report

A report has been isued detailing the results of a joint research project commissioned by the National Association of Care and Support Workers (NACAS) and carried out by Care Research. The research was undertaken from May-August 2019 and was funded by Bellevie Care.

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19th September 2019

Fee changes for DBS checks

With effect from 1 October 2019, the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) will be reducing the fees for DBS checks.

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19th September 2019

New digital technology grants for social care providers

A second phase of funding has now been released to help the adult social care provider sector achieve the benefits of digital technology safely.

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19th September 2019

Raising the profile of adult social care - recruitment campaign

The Department of Health and Social Care’s (DHSC) adult social care recruitment campaign starts again in October 2019. Following feedback from the last campaign it will run for six months until April 2020.

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19th September 2019

Brexit Medication Ordering Information

Message from the NHS Pharmacies and Medications Team

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17th September 2019

Mental Capacity Act e-learning programme

Health Education England e-Learning for Healthcare (HEE e-LfH) has worked with various organisation including the Office of the Public Guardian, Academy of Medical Royal Colleges, Department of Health and Social Care, CQC and and Ministry of Justice to develop an e-learning programme for health and care professionals about the Mental Capacity Act.

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11th September 2019

Encouraging EU nationals working in adult social care to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme

Care Minister, Caroline Dinenage has written in the Local Government Chronicle to encourage EU nationals working in adult social care to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme.

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10th September 2019

Comments from the Care Minister

Some key messages from the Care Minister - Caroline Dinenage.

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10th September 2019

National Recruitment Campaign Update- 28th August

See below for the latest news on the Adult Social Care Recruitment Campaign

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