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Wright Care Solutions Ltd

Wright Care Solutions Ltd. an award winning Advisory Team, originally established in 2006, moving to a Limited Company in 2012. Our services include: supporting homes…

 

Borough Care Launches New Menus   

Borough Care, the largest not-for-profit provider of care of older people in Stockport, has launched new menus at all of its eleven homes in conjunction with its…

 

Partnership to develop innovative wearable technology for residents at risk of falls

Essex County Council (ECC) and global innovation and transformation consultancy PA Consulting (PA) announce that they are working together to explore the potential of…

 

Seaside childhood memories rekindled for elderly residents

A SEASIDE trip was a walk down memory lane and brought back many childhood memories for elderly care home residents on an outing to…

 

mikrozid® universal - tough on germs, gentle on equipment

mikrozid® universal from schülke UK – experts in infection prevention – has a unique low alcohol formulation, with a dual action. Offering both cleaning and…

 

Orchard Care Homes give activities some Oomph!

Orchard Care Homes, one of the UK’s leading care providers for the elderly, is pulling out all the stops to create fun, engaging and inclusive activities for its…

 

4 top tips for electrical appliance safety in your care home

Staff in the care sector need all sorts of electrical appliances to…

 

Leafield AquaPod Solves the Dregs Problem

Leafield AquaPod Solves the Dregs Problem!

“I want to put my disposable coffee cup in the bin but what should I do with the liquid dregs?”  A problem we have…

 

Safe Heating Transforms Meallmore Care

Safe surface temperature specialists, Contour, have provided a comprehensive, multi-phase LST package to a significant Scottish care organisation. 

Due to…

 

Tonbridge home care provider urges older people to stay hydrated this summer

Following the high temperatures this weekend, local home care provider Bluebird Care Tonbridge and…

 

Care home’s mini-festival inspired by Glastonbury

A GLASTONBURY inspired mini-festival took place at a Tyneside care home as part of Care Home Open Day.

The annual mega-festival at Worthy Farm, in Somerset,…

 

Legionella, the care home menace – a coroner’s perspective

Coroner Nicholas Rheinberg writes for Care & Nursing Essentials magazine about the cases he has experienced where Legionella caused the deaths of care…

 

Three Key Tenets of Outstanding Infection Control

Ben Kilbey, Business Development Manager at Spearhead Healthcare, on achieving outstanding infection control procedures in your care home…

Every care…

 

Using technology to advantage in health, aged, social services and home care

The CQC fundamental standards highlight the need to support people to express their views and be actively involved in making decisions about their home care,…

 

CQC calls for improvements to oral health in care homes

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has today published the findings of an in-depth review on the state of oral…

 

Get to know your neighbours with a Big Lunch

Live-in care provider celebrate their community by treating residents to a Big Lunch with their neighbours.  The Big Lunch is the biggest annual get together for…