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Infection Control and Testing funding

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DHSC Regional Leads have been asked to gather feedback on the process for receiving Infection Control (and Testing) Fund allocations. They want to understand the burdens that came along with the grants and are aware that the process could have been... Read more

Liberty Protection Safeguards – consultation

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A major piece of guidance is about to launch with a consultation. Liberty Protection Safeguards, significantly delayed by the pandemic, will replace Deprivation of Liberties Safeguards (DoLS). The consultation runs until 11.45 pm on 7 July... Read more

Health and Social Care Levy

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Happy Health and Social Care Levy day, the new 'hypothecated tax'. The Levy will raise a purported £13.2bn of which £1.8bn will be used to compensate those employed by the public sector leaving £12.2bn to be added to the total spending on... Read more