Introduction

We are the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). We are a regulator of 15 different health, care and psychological professions.
 
The HCPC’s strategic intent 2016-20 set out our aspiration to be ‘recognised nationally and internationally as a model of good practice in public protection through the regulation of health and care professionals’ through: good governance; efficient business processes; effective communication; evidence informed regulation; Influencing the policy agenda; and Engagement in the four countries.

Our Corporate Strategy for 2021-2026 seeks to do better. Firstly, we seek to ensure that we uphold the highest standards in the professions we regulate; protecting the public and inspiring their confidence. Additionally, we also strive to be more collaborative and empathetic in our approach, and develop our insight and intelligence functions to ensure the very best outcomes. Taking all of this into account, we are inviting the views of stakeholders on the Health and Care Professions Council’s (HCPC’s) draft Corporate Strategy, through this consultation.

You can find more information about our consultation, including a longer document setting out the background to the review our consultation questions, as well as further information about us here
 
We estimate that responding to this consultation will take about 10 - 15 minutes, depending on how much detail you wish to provide in response to your answers.
 
The consultation closes on Monday, 2 November 2020. We will keep this consultation period under review, taking into consideration any impact of COVID-19.

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