Category - Legal


The Heavy Hand of CQC

The recent changes at the CQC have signalled a strong change in attitudes. The focus now seems to be moving from encouragement to punishment.
This is an...


Complaints in the spotlight

In February this year CQC launched its ‘Declare Your Care’ campaign, encouraging people to share their experiences of care with CQC to support it with its...

Legal Opinion

Managing medicines in care homes

At Ridouts, we have recently seen a rise in medicine management concerns in CQC inspection reports. Many of the medicine management issues range from care...

Business Legal

CMA update

Managing Care Contracts
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has published advice for care home businesses about their obligations under consumer...

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