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How can Legionella be prevented in care and nursing homes?

Dave Lancaster from Uponor, provider of total solutions for the safe transportation of water around buildings, discusses the importance of safeguarding…

 

Borough Care Signs Up To Reward Gateway  

Borough Care, the largest not-for-profit provider of care for older people…

 

Live-in care provider supporting older people to vote

With the general election just around the corner, a national live-in care provider is…

 

ASH Healthcare Training - Training is our passion

We, at ASH Healthcare Training, have an outstanding…

 

Cost-effective infection control from Gompels Healthcare

With care budgets continuing to be cut across the UK, keeping your care home to the standard that prospective residents and their families will be expecting is an on-…

 

Care Sector's biggest fundraising event confirmed for 2020

The Care Sector Fundraising Ball, which this year raised a staggering…

 

Fiona Phillips to Chair Future of Care Conference London 2020

The Future of Care Conference is pleased to announce that broadcaster and TV presenter, Fiona Phillips, has been confirmed as chair for the event on 3rd March 2020 at…

 

From good to outstanding: how to improve your care home’s CQC rating

Getting an outstanding Care Quality Commission (CQC) rating can sometimes seem unattainable, especially given the current challenges faced by social care in the UK.…

 

Enhancing the dining experience while boosting nutrition

A good meal can offer more benefits than just nutrition; food plays an important part in social life and activity; especially in the elderly. A good meal is often…

 

Unplanned Care Congress: February 2020, London

Reducing trips to Accident and Emergency is the focus of the Unplanned Care Congress: Improving Flow & Reducing Statistics, which aims to help healthcare…

 

NuVu Life: Liqui-Life Shakes

It is well-known in the care sector that malnutrition affecting the senior population is an ever-growing concern. Indeed, it is common-knowledge that underweight…

 

How To Help & Support Your Activity Coordinators

Calling All Care & Dementia Home Groups, Managers and Regional Support Teams: How To Help & Support Your Activity Coordinators by Gillian Hesketh of…

 

‘Until society sees social care differently, we won’t solve the real crisis in the sector’

There’s no doubt that the social care sector needs a major overhaul. But until society stops seeing care work as a second-rate profession, we will never solve…

 

How can care homes attract more staff?

Emma Platt, division manager of White Recruitment Health & Social Care, one of the UK’s foremost recruiters for care homes, discusses recruiting and…

 

Run of positive CQC Inspection Outcomes continues for Runwood Homes

Following news shared earlier this month, Runwood Homes are delighted to continue their string of strong CQC inspection outcomes, with three more positive inspection…

 

Lorraine Lee takes top title at The Caring UK Awards 2019

Lorraine Lee, Orchard Care Homes’ Executive Director for Quality and Governance, has been announced as the…