FAQ Category: Legislation


What is Duty of Candour

The Duty of Candour is a legal duty on hospital, community and mental health trusts to inform and apologise to patients if there have been mistakes in their care that have led to significant harm For more details see this from NHS Litigation Agency 


Where can I find links to SEND legislation?

Education Legislation Health and Social Care Legislation Other: Disability Discrimination Act Equality Act Equality Act – Detailed Guidance Equality Act – Guidance for Disabled Students Mental Capacity Act SCIE – Mental Capacity Act at a glance NHS – What is the Mental Capacity Act? SCIE – Mental Capacity Act & […]