FAQ
Log In
Friday 30th September 2016
News
 › 
 › 

Welsh wards to get dignity spot checks

21st June 2011

Ministers have confirmed that hospitals in Wales will be subject to "dignity spot checks" to ensure patient care is adequate.

Last week the Welsh government said it would request that Healthcare Inspectorate Wales carried out "targeted spot checks to ensure dignity in care is at the top of health boards’ priorities". The inspections come as a response to concerns brought up by the Older People's Commissioner for Wales earlier in the year.

 

Share this page

Comments

There are no comments for this article, be the first to comment!


Post your comment

Only registered users can comment. Fill in your e-mail address for quick registration.

Your email address:

Your comment will be checked by a Healthcare Today moderator before it is published on the site.

Article Information

Title: Welsh wards to get dignity spot checks
Author: Jess Laurence
Article Id: 18876
Date Added: 21st Jun 2011

Sources

Nursing Times

Recent Related Articles

Welsh NHS needs to tackle 'shortfalls'

mentalhealthillness2

Face-down restraint being used in mental health wards

Help spot Alzheimer's early

Students urged to get meningitis W vaccine

DH to get a shake-up

Actions

Add to scrapbook
Show Comments
Add comment
Find all related articles

Tags

M3 - For secure managed hosting over N3 or internet
© Mayden Foundation 2016