Apr 08, 2015
Patients, service users and the public are able to choose a Christian counsellor or psychotherapist belonging to a register vetted and approved by the Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social Care.
Mar 19, 2015
The report recently published by the Professional Standards Authority, showcasing the success of its Accredited Registers programme, has been praised by leaders across the NHS.
Feb 27, 2015
In July 2014 we audited all 75 of the cases that the General Chiropractic Council (GCC) had closed at the initial stages of its fitness to practise (FTP) process during the 12 month period from 1 June 2013 to 30 May 2014.
Jan 29, 2015
The Authority supports the Government’s intention to strengthen public protection. Their response to the Law Commission builds on and improves the Law Commissions’ proposals in a number of important areas.
Jan 28, 2015
The Nursing and Midwifery Council’s (NMC) governing board has today agreed that statutory supervision should no longer be part of its legal framework.
Jan 21, 2015
Antony Townsend and Renata Drinkwater have been appointed by the Privy Council to the Board of the Professional Standards Authority. They replace Ann Curno and Sally Irvine who retired from the Board at the end of 2014 following six years of distinguished service.
Jan 16, 2015
The scope of the registers covered by the Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social Care’s Accredited Registers programme has broadened significantly today following the accreditation of the Academy for Healthcare Science (AHCS).
Jan 16, 2015
14 signatory organisations met at the Department of Health this week to launch an agreement on actions to end the practice of conversion therapy in the UK.
Dec 22, 2014
In May/June 2014 we audited the General Dental Council’s (GDC) handling of 100 cases closed at the initial stages of its FTP process during the period 1 November 2013 to 30 April 2014.