Legislation

Health and Social Care Act 2008

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Introduction

Overview This act’s main purpose was to reform the regulation of health care and adult social care in England. It did this by abolishing the Commission for Social Care Inspection, the Commission for Healthcare Audit and Inspection and the Mental Health Act Commission. The responsibilities of these bodies were passed to the newly-created Care Quality […]

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