Government Defeat Crucial Clinical Negligence Amendment

Posted By admin - 12th March 2012

The Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill suffered another setback on 07.03.12 as the government lost three more votes in the House of Lords. Crossbencher Lord Lloyd of Bewick laid an amendment in relation to obtaining medical reports in clinical negligence claims. The peers voted 178-172 in favour of […]

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Developments In Review Of Running Of Nursing and Midwifery Council

Posted By admin - 10th February 2012

An audit into the way the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) operates, with particular reference to its complaints procedure, has highlighted “significant weaknesses”, leading to terms of how the regulator is to be reviewed being released this week. Although signs of improvement had been recognised by the Commons Health Committee […]

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