- As we enter into the winter months and the government introduce their adult social care winter plan, chief social workers advise for the suspension of care act duties to continue until March 2021. CLICK HERE FOR FULL LINK.
- Some great news for a family in Essex! The family of the late Doreen Cowell have received £15,455 by way of compensation for gross maladministration by the Local Authority and the local Clinical Commissioning Group. Worryingly, we are finding that more and more clients are wrongly paying care fees and as shown in Judy’s recent case (read in full here) after a two and half-year battle, we managed to secure a successful result for our client in the sum of £45,000 plus interest. READ FULL NEWS ARTICLE HERE. If you think you or a family member has been wrongly paying care fees, please give our community care team a call on 01926 354 704.
- The latest Government Guidance (updated on 21st September 2020) provides updated policies and guidance for visiting family members in care homes. CLICK HERE FOR MORE DETAILS.
For FREE initial advice on any of the above or for further guidance on NHS continuing healthcare call Judy Timson on 01926 354704 or email: JudyT@mooore-tibbits.co.uk and for Adult Social Care queries email: CharlotteB@moore-tibbits.co.uk