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The future patient experience and what this means for infrastructure

The future patient experience and what this means for infrastructure

As the future patient experience continues to change in response to general trends such as technological evolution, and in response to the more immedi ...

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Too vacant to satisfy vacant possession condition!

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Too vacant to satisfy vacant possession condition!

A tenant option to break a lease is commonly made conditional on specified requirements being satisfied prior to the relevant break date. For example, ...

Housebuilder Top Tip: Biodiversity Net Gain and the Environmental Bill

Housebuilder Top Tip: Biodiversity Net Gain and the Environmental Bill

Biodiversity net gain is an approach to development that aims to leave the natural environment in a measurably better state than previously found. A n ...

Getting It Right First Time (“GIRFT”) publishes clinical practice guide for improving the management of adult COVID-19 patients in secondary care

Getting It Right First Time (“GIRFT”) publishes clinical practice guide for improving the management of adult COVID-19 patients in secondary care

GIRFT aims to help to improve the quality of care provided by the NHS by reducing variations in the way that healthcare is provided across Trusts.  As ...

Remote Mental Health Act Assessments to Stop with Immediate Effect

Remote Mental Health Act Assessments to Stop with Immediate Effect

The Court has now considered the question of whether Mental Health Act assessments by AMHPs and medical practitioners can be carried out remotely (e.g ...

DACB’s 2021 Construction look ahead

DACB’s 2021 Construction look ahead

1. Covid Whilst the coronavirus has dominated the headlines and the vaccination programme is underway, numerous pieces of legislation have been passed ...

Hart v Large: Should surveyors be concerned?

Hart v Large: Should surveyors be concerned?

The first instance decision in Hart v Large last year caused concern to the surveying profession and their insurers due to the assessment of loss and ...

NHSX publishes Template Data Sharing Agreement

NHSX publishes Template Data Sharing Agreement

On 18 December 2020 NHSX, in their role to drive digital transformation in the health and social care sectors, published its template Data Sharing Agr ...

Harassment – Employers with a dispersed workforce take note

Harassment – Employers with a dispersed workforce take note

With the ongoing challenges facing businesses across Ireland and abroad, and with many employees now working from home, and that set to continue to so ...

Health on the High Street

Health on the High Street

The report, “Health on the High Street” resulted from a round table event hosted by the Social Market Foundation and supported by DAC Beachcroft. We a ...