Draft quality framework for family-based care - survey


In July 2018 we began introducing new frameworks for inspection and self-evaluation across the range of services which we regulate. We have now developed the draft quality framework for family-based care in consultation with providers, inspectors, umbrella bodies and membership organisations.


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Care Inspectorate report to the Scottish Parliament on inspections, 6 January 2021

The Care Inspectorate has laid before the Scottish Parliament a report of inspections it has carried out in care services in the past two weeks.

This report covers inspections we have completed since those detailed in our previous report to Parliament on 23 December 2020. 


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Statement on Thornlea Nursing Home, Loanhead, Midlothian


A spokesperson for the Care Inspectorate said: "At the sheriff court in Edinburgh today, an order was made to suspend the registration of Thornlea Nursing Home in Loanhead, Midlothian, to take effect from 18 January 2021. This order was made with the agreement of both parties.


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Care Inspectorate report to the Scottish Parliament on inspections, 23 December 2020


The Care Inspectorate has laid before the Scottish Parliament a report of inspections it has carried out in care services in the past two weeks.

This report covers inspections we have completed since those detailed in our previous report to parliament on 9 December 2020. 


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Statement on Thornlea Nursing Home, Midlothian


A spokesperson for the Care Inspectorate said:

“An inspection has identified serious and significant concerns about the quality of care experienced by residents at Thornlea Nursing Home in Loanhead, Midlothian. 


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