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BMA welcomes plans to regulate private care

BMJ 1999; 319 doi: (Published 27 November 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;319:1390
  1. Linda Beecham
  1. BMJ

    The government will introduce the Care Standards Bill in the forthcoming session; the bill is designed to regulate private and voluntary healthcare and social care services.

    The bill to regulate private hospitals and clinics in England and Wales, which was announced in the Queen's speech last week, will also introduce independent inspection of all care homes, including …

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