Country Court Care’s Lostock Lodge in Northwich, Cheshire has been placed in special measures after being rated ‘inadequate’ by the CQC.
The care regulator in Northern Ireland has recognised improvements made at two Runwood Homes’ services which have been the subject of enforcement action.
Local authorities have been reminded of their responsibility not to charge people for the first six weeks of intermediate care following an investigation into North Somerset Council.
As part of its ‘Building a Caring World’ philosophy, QCS has launched a free ‘Care Practice Essentials’ toolkit, specifically tailored for developing nations in the Commonwealth.
Runwood Homes has failed in its bid to halt the closure of a home described by regulators as posing a “serious risk to life”.
An Orchard Care service previously rated Requires Improvement has been given a Good rating across all assessment areas.
Sussex Health Care’s (SHC) Orchard Lodge in Horsham, West Sussex has remained in special measures following a CQC inspection in January.