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Proposals for an Offence of Wilful Neglect or ill-treatment in Health and Social Care Settings: Consultation Analysis

Published: 5 May 2015

Report from the independent analysis of the consultation on proposals for a new criminal offence of ill-treatment or wilful neglect in health and social care settings.

Proposals for an Offence of Wilful Neglect or ill-treatment in Health and Social Care Settings: Consultation Analysis
Annex 2: Organisational Respondents

Annex 2: Organisational Respondents

NHS (20)

  • Child Protection Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professions (NMAHP) Scotland Group
  • Gilbert Bain Hospital Consultants' Group
  • Healthcare Improvement Scotland
  • NHS Ayrshire and Arran, Adult Community MH Services (9 staff)
  • NHS Dumfries and Galloway
  • NHS Education for Scotland
  • NHS Fife
  • NHS Forth Valley
  • NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde
  • NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde, Area Pharmaceutical Committee
  • NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde, Area Psychology Committee (APsyC)
  • NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde, Nursing and Midwifery
  • NHS Lanarkshire and North Lanarkshire Council (joint response)
  • NHS National Services Scotland
  • NHS Scotland Directors of Pharmacy
  • NHS Shetland
  • NHS Tayside (two responses received)
  • Scottish Ambulance Service
  • The State Hospital

Local authority (17)

  • Aberdeen City Council
  • Aberdeenshire Council
  • Argyll and Bute Council
  • City of Edinburgh Council
  • Clackmannanshire and Stirling Councils (joint response)
  • Convention of Scottish Local Authorities (COSLA)
  • Dumfries & Galloway Council, Social Work Services
  • Dundee City Council, Social Work Department
  • East Dunbartonshire Council
  • Fife Council
  • Glasgow City Council Social Work Services and Cordia (Services) LLP (joint response)
  • Midlothian Council
  • Scottish Borders Council
  • South Ayrshire Council, Adult Community Care
  • South Lanarkshire Council
  • West Lothian Council

Adult / child protection groups and other partnership bodies (9)

  • Angus Adult Protection Committee
  • Argyll and Bute Adult Protection Committee
  • East & Midlothian Public Protection Committee
  • East Renfrewshire Child and Adult Protection Committees
  • Highland Child Protection Committee
  • Inverclyde Community Health and Social Care Partnership
  • North Ayrshire Health & Social Care Partnership
  • Police Scotland National Adult Support and Protection Working Group
  • Renfrewshire Child Protection Committee (RCPC)

Third sector service provider / service user groups (13)

  • Alzheimer Scotland
  • Children 1st
  • Edinburgh Health Forum
  • ENABLE Scotland
  • Marie Curie
  • National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) Scotland
  • Parkinson's UK in Scotland
  • People First (Scotland)
  • Quarriers
  • Real Life Options
  • Royal Blind
  • The Salvation Army
  • Victim Support Scotland

Royal Colleges, professional associations, professional support bodies and trade unions (13)

  • British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy
  • British Medical Association (BMA) Scotland
  • Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA)
  • Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland
  • Medical Defence Union
  • Medical Protection Society
  • Royal College of Nursing Scotland
  • Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
  • Royal College of Radiologists
  • Royal Pharmaceutical Society
  • Social Work Scotland
  • The Society of Chiropodists & Podiatrists

Scrutiny, improvement, regulatory or research bodies (11)

  • Care Inspectorate
  • General Dental Council
  • General Pharmaceutical Council
  • Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Health and Safety Executive
  • Health Foundation
  • Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland
  • Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC)
  • Picker Institute Europe
  • Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social Care
  • Scottish Social Services Council

Third sector umbrella bodies or organisational representative groups (9)

  • Coalition of Care and Support Providers in Scotland (CCPS)
  • The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (the ALLIANCE)
  • National Carer Organisations
  • National Pharmacy Association
  • Scottish Care
  • Scottish Independent Advocacy Alliance
  • Scottish Independent Hospitals Association (SIHA)
  • Self Directed Support Scotland (SDSS)
  • United Kingdom Homecare Association

Law organisations (3)

  • BLM
  • Law Society of Scotland
  • Simpson & Marwick


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