Articles - DAC Beachcroft

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DAC Beachcroft part of first ever Court of Protection Skype hearing

DAC Beachcroft part of first ever Court of Protection Skype hearing

DAC Beachcroft’s Healthcare Regulatory team recently took part in the first ever Court of Protection hearing to be heard over Skype. The COVID-19 pand ...

A’s story – a vulnerable child moved from pillar to post

A’s story – a vulnerable child moved from pillar to post

In a recently published judgment, the court has once again highlighted the extreme difficulties faced by young people with behavioural issues in our s ...

Unlocking the value of NHS patient data

Unlocking the value of NHS patient data

There is currently much excitement about the opportunities for maximising the benefit of NHS data and utilising technology.  We have advised on a numb ...

Coronavirus: Implications for the Insurance Industry

Coronavirus: Implications for the Insurance Industry

The coronavirus disease (now known as COVID-19) was first reported in Hubei Province, China on 31 December 2019. On 30 January 2020, the World Health ...

Charities Providing Care Report: Leadership, Safety and Governance

Charities Providing Care Report: Leadership, Safety and Governance

As charities provide more health and social care services, their leadership and governance will come under increasing scrutiny from regulators.

Charities Providing Care Report: The Regulators

Charities Providing Care Report: The Regulators

Charities must be able to demonstrate to regulators that they have strong systems in place to ensure they identify and act on safeguarding issues, and ...

Charities Providing Care Report: Getting Leadership Right

Charities Providing Care Report: Getting Leadership Right

Good leadership starts at the top and nurtures strong leaders at every level of an organisation.

Charities Providing Care Report: Report Summary

Charities Providing Care Report: Report Summary

This report has shared a range of insights and ideas on strengthening leadership, safeguarding and governance – both to drive measurable improvements ...

Emerging Technologies – the use of Robotics in surgical procedures

Emerging Technologies – the use of Robotics in surgical procedures

The use of technology in the healthcare sector is rapidly expanding and continues to play a key role in the evolution of the range of healthcare servi ...

NHS England and NHS Improvement’s response to the policy consultation on digital-first primary care

NHS England and NHS Improvement’s response to the policy consultation on digital-first primary care

In June 2019, NHS England and NHS Improvement (NHSE/I) undertook a public consultation on digital-first primary care. DAC Beachcroft, amongst others, ...