Government’s response on behalf of the 4 countries of the UK to the Law Commissions’ report on regulating health care professionals in the UK and social care professionals in England.
The response covers:
- the structure of reform
- the make-up of a regulatory body
- registers and registration
- education, standards and practice
- fitness to practise
- the role of the Professional Standards Authority
The response sets out the government’s approach to public protection and how this can be supported by professional regulation.