Aug 04, 2021
July 2021 marked 20 years since Sir Ian Kennedy's report of the inquiry into children's heart surgery at the Bristol Royal Infirmary was published - in this blog we look back to see how its recommendations are still relevant for regulatory reform
Jul 22, 2021
Assistant Director of Standards and Policy, Douglas Bilton, goes into detail about the key findings from the report we commissioned by Professor Deborah Bowman entitled Ethics in Extraordinary Times
Jun 16, 2021
With the deadline to respond to the consultation upon us - our Chief Executive puts forward our closing arguments to balance flexibility with transparency and accountability and ensure that public protection is at the centre of future reform
Jun 15, 2021
Two blogs on our power to appeal fitness to practise panel decisions: one from the registrant; and the other from the complainant - with an introduction from our Director of Standards and Policy
Jun 10, 2021
In this blog we explain more about the advice we commissioned on cognitive bias and how they can influence the decisions we make without us even being aware of them
May 26, 2021
A guest blog from the Patients Association - giving their perspective on government plans for reforming regulation and asking 'where's the patient voice in these proposals?'
May 07, 2021
Bharat Nathwani, Policy Officer at the Pharmacists Defence Association, discusses what they would like to see from regulatory reform, in light of the proposals put forward in the Government's consultation.
Apr 29, 2021
Apr 15, 2021
Today we publish our Covid-19 lessons learned review, and our Assistant Director of Standards and Policy, who led on the project, explains more about why we think it is so important to look at what lessons we can learn from the first phase of the pandemic.
Mar 03, 2021
Director of Standards and Policy, Christine Braithwaite, reflects on the impact the pandemic has had on the health and social care workforce, as well as how the Authority intends to use learnings to respond to the ongoing challenges.
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