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JAN 31/2013

BASW warns service providers to heed warnings of CQC mental health report

The British Association of Social Workers (BASW) has warned politicians and service providers that they must act following the publication of a new report by the Care Quality Commission that questions the extent to which the basic human rights of peo...

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JAN 31/2013

Dentists complete annual GDC registration renewals

More than 38,000 dentists successfully completed their annual registration renewals process with the General Dental Council (GDC). The deadline for professionals in dental jobs to pay their annual retention fee passed on December 31st December 2012. ...

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JAN 30/2013

Charge inelligable overseas patients to avoid 'health tourism', LMC suggests

GPs should be given the power to charge overseas visitors for treatments if there are doubts about their eligibility, so as to avoid any further growth of 'health tourism' into the UK. That is according to the Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire L...

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JAN 29/2013

Most GP practices on the way to completing CQC registration

The vast majority of all GP practices in England have successfully completed Care Quality Commission (CQC) registration, with just two facing closure due to their applications being rejected. In total, 7,589 pratices have applied since the window ope...

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JAN 29/2013

West Suffolk Hospital highlights strong demand for nursing jobs

Demand for qualified nurses remains strong in many parts of the country, including East Anglia, where one hospital has been forced to turn its attention overseas in order to fill its vacancies. West Suffolk Hospital has recruited 40 nurses from Portu...

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