The CQC and the New Key Lines of Enquiry

The CQC and the New Key Lines of Enquiry

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) have updated their assessment framework. As of November 2017 the Key Lines of Enquiry (KLOE) are changing for adult social care services. Read up on the changes here.   One of the changes falling under the Effective questions is:...
Pain Management in Elderly Care

Pain Management in Elderly Care

A study by Help the Aged in 2008 identified that ”Older people are more likely to experience pain, less likely to complain about it and less likely to comply with medication”. (Schofield and Reid, 2006). Although hard to quantify, research suggests that up...