Criminal prosecutions of adult social care service providers hit record levels in 2017/18 as the CQC flexed the full range of its enforcement powers.
Staff were so overstretched at a Bristol care home that a carer had to eat lunch next to a dying resident, the CQC has revealed.
The NMC said the actions of Carleen Wilkins ‘breached fundamental tenets of the nursing profession’ after she was jailed for 31 months in October
Blair Thomson was heard shouting within earshot of residents at Storyville in Kirriemuir, before smashing the windows of a grey Suzuki in a dispute with management
A man has been sectioned under the Mental Health Act after breaking into a Somerset Care home on the Isle of Wight.
Runwood Homes says staff at its Dunmurry Manor care home in Northern Ireland have suffered a vigilante campaign of threats and abuse following the publication of an investigation into abuse allegations.
Sussex Health Care (SHC) has announced the closure of the unit of a service undergoing a police investigation.