Monthly Archives: September 2012

Reminder – Claims for Continuing Health Care Monies

It is possible to make a claim for NHS continuing healthcare retrospectively. This can go back to the date when the person was charged for care if you can prove that, at this time, you were unfairly charged. However, if … Continue reading

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HCPC

The Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) is a regulator, and they were set up to protect the public. To do this, they keep a Register of health and care professionals who have to meet certain standards for their training, professional skills, behaviour and … Continue reading

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AMHP Training

Following a decision from Government, the General Social Care Council closed on the 31 July 2012 and the regulation of the social work profession and education transferred to Health Professions Council (HPC). To reflect this, the HPC   changed its … Continue reading

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Section 12 Doctor? What does this mean?

All Section 12 doctors must be registered with the General Medical Council and have a full licence to practice as of the 16 November 2009.A section 12 approved doctor is a medically qualified doctor who has been recognised under section … Continue reading

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