With the health and care sector moving rapidly up the political and social agenda, the care spectrum continues to diversify along with the legal issues that sit alongside. This presents ever changing challenges, risks and opportunities for anyone involved in the sector. In this webinar; Lee Russell, Donna McCarthy, and guest speaker Paul Spencer, a barrister from Serjeants’ Inn will provide an update on the hot legal topics surrounding the care sector and answer some common questions. The focus of the session will be on regulatory issues, including enforcement action by the CQC and will be of particular interest to registered providers of social housing with care arms to their organisation.
About the Speakers:
The session will be facilitated by Partners from the Devonshires Care Group and Paul Spencer, Barrister, Serjeants Inn Chambers. Paul is a regulatory specialist who regularly represents NHS Trusts, Independent providers, healthcare professionals and others. Paul has acted for Core participants in most of the key inquiries over the last 10 years. He led the legal team at Public Health England at the Mid Staffs Inquiry and represented clients at the Deepcut and Hillsborough inquests. He has advised and acted for the CQC for many years and has insight into the types of enforcement action the regulator takes.