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We are here to protect the public and help ensure their health and wellbeing by raising standards in the regulation and registration of people working in health and social care.

Current Work

  • We have started our Lessons Learned Review of the Nursing and Midwifery's Council's handling of the Morecambe Bay Midwives' case
  • Less than a month left to respond to our consultation on reviewing our Standards of Good Regulation

  • The UK Board of Healthcare Chaplaincy has just joined the growing list of accredited registers

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  • Accredited Registers quality mark

    Independent quality mark for Healthcare Chaplains

    The Professional Standards Authority accredits the UK Board of Healthcare Chaplaincy’s register meaning practitioners on its register will be able to display the Accredited Register quality mark

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  • Professional Standards Authority

    Research report: a typology of dishonesty

    The latest research commissioned by us looking at the subject of dishonesty. Researchers examined cases of professional misconduct that included an allegation of dishonesty, and the paper proposes a typology of six kinds of dishonest act that can apply across professions.

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