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Social care hit by a shortfall of 500,000 care staff

Richmond and Wandsworth are facing a critical demand for new care workers, as the sector is hit by a shortfall of 500,000 workers across the UK – fuelled by issues relating to Covid19, Brexit and false stigmas.

What does the new immigration system mean for the healthcare and social care sector?

With the announcement of the new points-based immigration system following hot on the heels of the chaos of the pandemic, what does the future...

The care sector: collateral damage, second class citizens and a slap for carers- COVID and Brexit

Campaigners say a Government decision to deny overseas care workers a visa to work in Britain has robbed the social care sector of vital...

Without migration staffing shortages in health and social care almost unimaginable

New figures show that people born outside the UK account for almost a quarter of all staff working in hospitals and a fifth of...

Over 100,000 social care jobs at risk in the event of a no-deal Brexit

With Brexit looming, and a No-Deal on the table, public figures suggest that as many as 100,000 jobs in social care could be at...

Age UK asks Home Office to reassure older EU nationals over future Brexit arrangements

Age UK has written to the Home Office asking for urgent formal assurance that older EU nationals in the UK will not at some...

NAO Brexit report says risk of delays to supplies for health and social care including care homes

There is a risk of delays to supplies for health and social care if the UK leaves the EU without a deal. Government has...

Government leak says care providers will feel the pressure of rising costs within months following no-deal Brexit

According to a government leak, following a no-deal Brexit, UK care providers will begin to feel the pressure of rising costs within two months.   The...

EU healthcare professionals may continue to work in the UK after Brexit

EU staff will have their qualifications and registration recognised in the UK, whether we leave the EU with or without a deal, the Health...

Brexit: the implications for health and social care- update from The King’s Fund

Brexit has major implications for health and social care in England. Here we look at some of the latest developments that could impact the...

UK in no position to do without willing EU care workers – What does Brexit means for the care sector?

The already fragile social care workforce will receive a further body blow under any Brexit scenario and older people in the South could be...

Care home food supplier prepares for no-deal Brexit scenario with £5m investment in additional stock

apetito, a leading supplier of food to the health and social care sector, is investing £5 million in its planning and preparation ahead of...

Social care should have a ‘Brexit-style’ backstop, says care operator

A social care provider has called on the Government to publish the Green Paper on social care and give 1.4m people currently going without...

Lords ask Minister for clarity on access to medicine after Brexit

The House of Lords EU Home Affairs Sub-Committee has today written to Matt Hancock MP, Secretary of State for Health and Social Care (DHSC)...

Nuffield Trust publishes blog on cost of a ‘no deal’ Brexit for the NHS

As the possibility of a no deal Brexit starts to move worryingly close to the time frame in which health care leaders have to...

What does a ‘no deal Brexit’ mean for health and social care?

Care England, a representative body for independent providers of adult social care, has submitted evidence to the Health and Social Care Select Committee’s inquiry...

House of Lords report urges government for clarity on EU healthcare deal

The House of Lords EU Committee has today published its report Brexit: reciprocal healthcare. The Committee warns that in the absence of an agreement...

Call for written views into the potential impact of Brexit on health and social care in Scotland

A Scottish Parliament Committee has issued a call for views on the potential impact leaving the European Union could have on health and social...

Government must focus on how Brexit affects the voluntary social care sector

Brexit will undermine support for disabled people unless the government shores up the voluntary social care sector, according to a new report.   Voluntary Organisations Disability...

Brext ‘no deal’ will seriously damage the NHS

A ‘no deal’ Brexit would do serious damage to an already overstretched NHS, the Nuffield Trust warns today. Without deals in place to guarantee...

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