ASC Covid-19 funding streams come to end

12 April 2022

As a number of time-limited adult social care resources came to an end on 31 March, social care bodies have called on the Government to reinstate the funding.

RCN says it is not right time to end Covid-19 life assurance scheme

5 April 2022

The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) has written to Health and Social Care Secretary Sajid Javid calling for an urgent extension of life assurance payments which provide financial support to families of deceased health and social care workers in England.

Adult social care provider Covid-19 guidance updated

5 April 2022

As free Covid-19 testing for the majority of the population in England ends, new guidance has been issued for managing adult social care staff and residents with symptoms of a respiratory infection or a positive Covid-19 test.