The week issue 285 8-14 February 2013.
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On the agenda: Jeremy Hunt, Secretary of State for Health, announces a series of reforms that will provide greater financial support for the elderly and those with disabilities and long-term conditions in paying for their care costs. Also this week, people across England can now sign up for sessions to become a Dementia Friend. Meanwhile, the Local Authority (public health, health and wellbeing boards and health scrutiny) Regulations 2013 have now been published.
Published: 14 February 2013
From: Department of Health