Complaints about care in Scotland have risen in the past four years, according to the Care Inspectorate.
Published 11 July 2019
A new 'Smart Flat' showcasing how the use of technology can support vulnerable people to continue living independently in their own homes has opened in Perth.
Published 2 July 2019
A care home operator has been fined £270,000 after a resident of Lomond Court Care Home in Glenrothes put chlorine tablets in his mouth and chewed them, leading to his death.
Published 7 June 2019
Elderly people in Scotland are waiting too long to receive the social care they require, a new report has warned.
Published 28 May 2019
Susanne Millar has been appointed interim chief officer of the Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership (GCHSCP).
Published 22 May 2019
Residents are being asked to comment on a bold new vision for way the city delivers health and social care services.
Published 7 May 2019
The Angus Integration Joint Board (IJB) has approved the 2019-2022 Strategic Commissioning Plan and the priorities for health and social care in the region.
Published 26 April 2019
The West Dunbartonshire Health and Social Care Partnership (WDHSCP) said it has protected frontline services in its budget for 2019/20.
Published 2 April 2019
A new chief officer has been appointed to take forward the development of the Clackmannanshire and Stirling Health and Social Care Partnership.
Published 26 March 2019
Work to ensure people get access to the health and social care services they need is progressing well but needs to happen faster, according to a joint report by the Scottish Government and COSLA.
Published 5 February 2019
More than half of adult care homes and care at home services in Scotland have staff vacancies which are significantly above the national average, according to a new report.
Published 17 January 2019
Integration authorities, councils and NHS boards need to show a stronger commitment to collaborative working to achieve the real long term benefits of an integrated health and social care system, according to the Accounts Commission.
Published 15 November 2018
A new medium term financial framework for Scotland’s health and social care has been welcomed by the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA).
Published 5 October 2018
Queens Cross Housing Association’s new Older People’s Service (OPS) is helping reduce pressure on more costly health and social care services.
Published 2 October 2018
The Scottish Borders Health & Social Care Partnership’s Community Capacity Building team (CCB) has been shortlisted for the finals of the iESE (Improvement and Efficiency Social Enterprise) Public Sector Transformation Awards 2018.
Published 28 February 2018