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Scottish care regulator sets out new staffing act principles in June webinar

Care providers are invited to a webinar setting out the guiding principles to appropriate staffing, as defined by the Health and Care (Staffing) (Scotland) Act 2019.

The webinar, coordinated by the Care Inspectorate, takes place on Thursday 29 June 2023, 11:00-12:00 , and will cover the following areas:  

  • the guiding principles 
  • the duty to ensure appropriate staffing 
  • training 
  • commissioning in care services 
  • reporting for care services 
  • the role of the Care Inspectorate.

Register online   

The Health and Care (Staffing) (Scotland) Act 2019 will come into force on 1 April 2024 and ensures that there are appropriate numbers of suitably qualified and competent individuals at all times. Roles covered by the Act include catering and maintenance teams and drivers.  

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