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Patient and public perspectives on future fitness to practise processes

We wanted to explore with patients and the public their perspective on future fitness to practise processes where hearings are not held, including how patients, the public and carers would wish to be involved in the likely future model, and views on oversight of the new arrangements

Review of research into health and care professional regulation

We commissioned Cardiff University to undertake a review of research into health and care professional regulation since 2011

Professional Standards Authority Annual Report and Accounts 2019/20

Our annual report for 2019/20 - produced and published under different and difficult circumstances - it highlights the need for continued cooperation and collaboration for those working in the the health and care sector and welcomes reform of regulation

Professional Standards Authority response to New Zealand Ministry of Health consultation on core performance standards

Our response to the New Zealand Ministry of Health’s consultation on Core Performance Standards for Responsible Authorities

Performance Review - GOsC 2019/20

We have published our latest performance review of the General Osteopathic Council for 2019/20 and it's the first one published using our new Standards of Good Regulation

Professional Standards Authority response to PSNI consultation on Revised threshold criteria

Our response to the Pharmaceutical Society of Northern Ireland's consultation on its revised threshold criteria

Professional Standards Authority response to GCC consultation on Publication and disclosure policy

Our response to General Chiropractic Council's consultation on its publication and disclosure policy

Professional Standards Authority response to Welsh Government consultation on the Draft School and Community Based Counselling Operating Toolkit

Our response to the Welsh Government's consultation on the draft school and community based counselling operating toolkit

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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