Health and social care functions

Health and social care functions guidance:

This Practice Note summarises: • what commissioning is in the context of local authority duties to provide health and social care • the legal requirements in respect of...

Practice Note

With the coming into effect of part of the Care Act 2014 (CA 2014) in April 2015 there will be a number of repeals, revocations and cancellations of statutory provisions...

Practice Note

The Part 1 of the Care Act 2014 (CA 2014) sets out the framework of local authority duties in relation to the arrangement and funding of social care which replaced the...

Practice Note

Produced in partnership with Ros Ashcroft of DAC Beachcroft and Stephanie Townley of Addleshaw Goddard LLP This Practice Note explains the statutory duties imposed on...

Practice Note

This Practice Note explains a number of local authority strategic functions in relation to health and social care services, including duties to: • set up and operate...

Practice Note

Produced in partnership with Alex Ruck Keene and Michelle Pratley both of 39 Essex Chambers. Safeguarding issues frequently underpin or arise in welfare proceedings in...

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