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Performance Review 2014/2015

In our Performance Review 2014/15 report we concluded that all of the regulators are performing well or adequately against most of the Standards of Good Regulation.

GOC standards of practice consultation

The Professional Standards Authority gave a response to the General Optical Council's consultation on its standards of practice.

GOsC consultation on continuing professional development

The Authority's response in June 2015 to the General Osteopathic Council consultation: Continuing Professional Development, proposals for assuring the continuing fitness to practise of osteopaths.

Cabinet Office consultation on a Public Service Ombudsman

Professional Standards Authority responds to the consultation on the proposed creation of a public service ombudsman, merging the functions of the existing Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman, the Local Government Ombudsman and the Housing Ombudsman.

Rebalancing Medicines Legislation and Pharmacy Regulation

The Authority's response in May 2015 to the Department of Health consultation on Rebalancing Medicines Legislation and Pharmacy Regulation: draft Orders under section 60 of the Health Act 1999.

GMC consultation on fitness to practise reform

The Authority's response to the General Medical Council’s consultation: Reforming our fitness to practise investigation and adjudication processes.

PSNI code of conduct consultation

The Authority's response in May 2015 to the Pharmaceutical Society of Northern Ireland consultation on its code of conduct for pharmacists in Northern Ireland

Accredited Registers - Ensuring that health and care practitioners are competent and safe 2015

This report describes the success of the Accredited Registers programme. It explains how they are helping to provide care and improve the health of patients and service users and shows that they have the capacity to do much more.

Recent publications

Performance Review - PSNI 2019/20

Our performance review of the Pharmaceutical Society of Northern Ireland for 2019/20

Professional Standards Authority Annual Report and Accounts 2020/21

We have published our annual report and accounts for 2020/21

Ethics in extraordinary times - practitioner experiences during the pandemic

We commissioned Professor Deborah Bowman to carry out research. This report is the result and it describes how the pandemic shaped and altered the ethical experiences of practitioners

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