Cavendish Review report published

SAVE ITEM

10 / 7 / 2013 8.43am

As a result of the findings at Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust and failings reported at Winterbourne View, the Secretary of State asked Camilla Cavendish to carry out an independent review into healthcare assistants (HCAs) and support workers in the NHS and social care.

Cavendish spent time with staff and patients and in a number of organisations where HCAs and support workers are employed to look at recruitment, training, supervision, support and public confidence. She has set out her findings and 18 recommendations about the standards and recognition of support workers in her report published today. 

Find out more

Read more about the recommendations relevant to the NHS on our Cavendish Review webpage.

Latest Tweets

Why Register?

Great reasons to register with NHS Employers

  • A personalised website
    Manage your profile and select topics of interest to you
  • Access your dashboard
    Bookmark useful content to help you quickly find what you're looking for
  • Get involved
    Contribute to our Talking Points discussions, comment on and rate our webpages
  • Keep up to date
    Receive the latest newsletters and media summaries

Sounds great, what next?

Register Now

Not now, I will register later

Log In