TITLE

Risk concerns fail to register

AUTHOR(S)
McGregor, Kirsty
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Community Care;11/12/2009, Issue 1795, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the British Department of Health's plans to register 300,000 home care workers in England. The British General Social Care Council (GSCC) wants to register all home care staff in England to improve the quality of care for service users by ensuring minimum standards of training and conduct. However, the voluntary registration process which was due to start in 2010, has been suspended as the GSCC is currently strengthening its social worker conduct function.
ACCESSION #
45666144

 

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