Response 897217637

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(INDIVIDUALS ONLY) Are you:

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Person who uses/used a health or care service
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Questions

1. Do you think that the new National Care Standards should be grounded in human rights?

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2a. Do you agree that overarching quality standards should be developed for all health and social care in Scotland?

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As an umbrella standards, then more specfic depending on service.

2b. Do you agree that the overarching quality standards should set out essential requirements based on human rights?

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2c. Do you agree that the current National Care Standards should be streamlined and a set of general standards developed that would sit below the overarching standards and apply to all services?

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2d. Do you think general standards should set out essential requirements and aspirational elements?

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2e. Do you agree that a suite of specific standards are developed for particular aspects of care, circumstances or need?

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3a. What are your views on how standards should be written?

What are your views on how standards should be written?
statements aboput what service users should expect from a care service.

3b. What are your views on the example of how the rights and entitlements of people using services and the responsibilities of service providers could be set out?

What are your views on the example of how the rights and entitlements of people using services and the responsibilities of service providers could be set out?
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4a. Do you think the Care Inspectorate and Healthcare Improvement Scotland should hold services they regulate to account for meeting the proposed overarching standards, the general standards and the suite of specific standards?

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4b. How should we ensure that services not regulated by the Care Inspectorate and Health Improvement Scotland comply with the new standards?

How should we ensure that services not regulated by the Care Inspectorate and Health Improvement Scotland comply with the new standards?
By making it law, or a breach of legislation if a service does not meet the standards.

4c. We suggest that the Care Inspectorate and Healthcare Improvement Scotland, consulting with others, should develop the suite of specific standards. Do you agree with this?

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5a. Please tell us about any potential impacts, either positive or negative, you feel any of the proposals set out in this consultation paper may have on particular groups of people, with reference to the ‘protected characteristics’ listed above.

Please tell us about any potential impacts, either positive or negative, you feel any of the proposals set out in this consultation paper may have on particular groups of people, with reference to the ‘protected characteristics’ listed above.
Could cause lots of confusion.

5b. Please tell us about any potential costs or savings that may occur as a result of the proposals set out in this consultation paper and any increase or reduction in the burden of regulation for any sector. Please be as specific as possible.

Please tell us about any potential costs or savings that may occur as a result of the proposals set out in this consultation paper and any increase or reduction in the burden of regulation for any sector. Please be as specific as possible.
Extra costs and time put into develpoing the standards that could be put into inspections.

6. Please tell us if there is anything else you wish us to consider in the review of the National Care Standards that is not covered eleswhere in the consultation paper.

Please tell us anything else about the NCS.
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