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The National Association of Care Catering supports sector with relevant virtual seminars

The National Association of Care Catering (NACC) is hosting a series of virtual seminars to support its members and the care catering sector as they continue to…

 

Marie Curie to support Care UK teams in wake of coronavirus pandemic

Leading end of life charity, Marie Curie and care home provider Care UK, are working together to provide additional support to care home teams and to help prepare for…

 

Planned Preventative Maintenance Reinforces Infection Control

Planned preventative maintenance (PPM) of sluice room machines is vital in the battle against healthcare-associated infections, warns leading equipment manufacturer…

 

LST Radiator Experts Create Safer Heating In The Care Sector

In spite of the tight regulations laid down by the Health and Safety Executive, concern is continuing to grow around resident safety in care homes. Some care homes…

 

30 Years of Cleaning & Sanitising with Steam

In hospital and care home establishments the knowledge that cleaning can be combined with a proven infection control programme is a vitally important factor to be…

 

How Can Care Homes Create a Pleasant Environment for Their Residents?

A care home must make sure that it is a welcoming and pleasurable place to live for both current and future residents. For example, what does the home smell like when…

 

Care UK announced as Health and Social Care Sponsor of The Big ‘Green’ Draw Festival 2020

The Big Draw Team is thrilled to announce that Care UK is the official health and social care sponsors of The Big Draw Festival…

 

Collaboration for a Better Future - Tomorrow will be a Better Day

Life after COVID-19

The challenges around our ageing demographic are growing, with additional incidents like COVID-19 putting a magnifying…

 

1st October 2020 marks the 30th anniversary of International Day of Older Persons.

Over the next three decades, the number of older persons worldwide is projected to double, reaching more than 1.5 billion by 2050.  This year, the International Day…

 

Mexican Partido day for Tividale care home residents

HC-One’s Warrens Hall care home in Tividale, West Midlands, put on a rather exciting Mexican themed day in both the Clent and Malvern Lounges. And there were smiles…

 

Digitally enabled

UK adults are now spending 4 hours a day online – this is the highest on record according to Ofcom’s annual…

 

Stay Connected at the Care Virtual Summit

On the 8th October, the Care Virtual Summit is returning to our screens and promises a line-up of speakers comprising of the most influential, passionate people in…

 

New report published on impact of asbestos-related cancer on healthcare professionals

Mesothelioma Asbestos Guidance Study (MAGS) and recommendations produced by Mesothelioma UK and University of Sheffield
 
A study into the impact of…

 

CPA responds to the Adult Social Care Winter Plan

The Care Provider Alliance (CPA) welcomes the government’s promise of extra funding as part of the Infection Control Fund and the announcement of the new Adult Social…

 

New plan to help protect care homes from COVID over the winter

A new Adult Social Care Winter Plan will aim to curb the spread of COVID-19 infections in care settings throughout the winter months, the Health Secretary confirmed…

 

Help to those having difficulties with mental health

As we navigate through the Covid-19 pandemic, there is an increasing concern about the country’s mental health. Families who have been separated for months,…