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Three things to get right for public protection - government consultation on reforming regulation

What are the three things the government needs to get right to protect the public in its current consultation? Find out more in our short Top three report

Does consistency between regulators matter?

What are the public, patient and professional perspectives on consistency between regulators and does it matter? We commissioned research to find out

The future shape of the Accredited Registers programme - consultation report

Change ahead for the Accredited Registers programme following public consultation - we publish the report of responses to our consultation on the future shape of the programme

Professional Standards Authority evidence to the Health & Social Care Committee’s inquiry into DHSC White Paper on working together to improve health & social care

We gave evidence to the Health & Social Care Committee’s inquiry into the DHSC White Paper on White Paper Integration and Innovation: working together to improve health and social care

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

Performance Review - NMC 2019/20

Our latest performance review for the Nursing and Midwifery Council and they have met 17 out of 18 of our Standards of Good

Recent publications

Performance Review - GDC 2020/21

We have published our latest performance review for the General Dental Council

Performance Review - GOC 2020/21

We publish our latest performance review for the General Optical Council

Performance Review - GMC 2020/21

We publish our latest performance review for the General Medical Council

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