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Performance Review - GDC 2019/20

Our latest performance review of the General Dental Council - for this review period, the GDC has met 16 out of 18 of our Standards of Good Regulation

Performance Review - HCPC 2019/20

We have published our most recent review of the HCPC - we remain concerned about the HCPC's poor performance against the fitness to practise Standards and will work with them to implement an improvement plan

Authority consultation on the future shape of the Accredited Registers programme

Our strategic review of the Accredited Registers programme was launched in June this year and we are now consulting on the future shape of the programme

Authority consultation on performance review process

We are consulting on the approach we take to reviewing the 10 health professional regulators we oversee

Performance Review - GPhC 2019/20

Our latest performance review of the General Pharmaceutical Council - the GPhC has met 15 out of 18 of our Standards of Good Regulation

Performance Review - GCC 2019/20

Our latest performance review of the General Chiropractic Council - they have met 17 of our 18 Standards of Good Regulation

Professional Standards Authority response to Cumberlege Review (Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Review)

Our response to Baroness Cumberlege's report - First Do No Harm - the Independent Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Review - we acknowledge the huge damage caused to patients by the medicines and medical devices examined within this review, and agree fully that the system must change to prevent this happening again.

Performance Review - PSNI 2018/19

Our most recent performance review for the Pharmaceutical Society of Northern Ireland - this will be our last report using our 24 Standards of Good Regulation

Recent publications

Learning from Covid-19: a case-study review

Our Covid-19 lessons learned review uses case studies to look at how the 10 UK health and social care regulators responded to the initial crisis caused by the pandemic in 2020

Professional Standards Authority - first look at Government consultation on reforming regulation

We publish our initial thoughts on the Government's consultation on 'Regulating healthcare professionals, protecting the public' - our short report sets out our concerns about the potential for some of the proposals to inadvertently create a gap in public protection

Performance Review - GOC 2019/20

Find out how the General Optical Council is meeting our Standards of Good Regulation in its latest performance review

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