Care Quality Commission (CQC) have published a new assessment framework due to be implemented this November 2017. This framework will outline CQC's next phase of regulation consultation and how it will affect healthcare practices.
Debt is an essential consideration for every business and the healthcare sector is no exception. Refinancing your practice’s existing loans could potentially over time save you tens of thousands of pounds.
With over 30 years' experience in the Healthcare sector, Consultant Andrew Lockhart-Mirams is a go-to expert for GP legal advice, from federations to mergers to 'Super partnerships', as well as contractual and regulatory issues.
Last year it was announced that data protection law is changing. A new EU regulation known the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will apply from 25 May 2018 replacing the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA).
From partnership deeds to mergers, Consultant Ros Parkin is an expert with over 20 years' experience in the Healthcare sector and has a keen ear for partnership law, structural advice, contracts and disputes.
In an extremely important judgment, the Supreme Court held this week that the Employment Tribunal and Employment Appeal Tribunal fee regime prevents access to justice, is unlawful and is therefore quashed.
The NHS has revised its decision to put all contractors working through an intermediary, such as a personal service company (PSC), onto the payroll following the recent changes to IR35 in the public sector.
The development of GP surgeries is a complex process and there are many different factors to consider before proceeding with the overall project. Here we briefly explore the different procurement options.