Accreditation plan for information providers in health and social care


Posted on December 1st, by editor in Caring Times. No Comments

Providers of information about social care will soon be able to apply for accreditation under a new scheme funded by the Department of Health.

The DH has appointed a private company – Capita – to manage a new certification scheme – The Information Standard – as part of a drive to ensure that the public and patients have access to good quality information that will help them make confident and informed decisions about their health and social care.


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