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Staff urged to wear pyjama looking scrubs so residents know its bed time

Some care homes around the UK have trailed wearing pyjama looking scrubs when they are working a nightshift, with some care homes even enforcing a non-uniform policy…

 

State of Social Care

Care England, the largest representative body for independent providers of adult social care,…

 

Care workforce management tech company responds to CQC State of Care report

A market-leading technology company, HAS Technology, is urging local authorities and care providers to embrace…

 

Poetry and Tea shared by students, care home residents and the Duchess of Cornwall.

'Poetry together' is an initiative led by broadcaster and author Glyes Brandeth in a bid to unite young and older poeple to recite poems they have learnt by heart.…

 

NHS pledge to cut single-use plastics from care homes and hospitals.

NHS England has vowed to cut the use of single-use plastics in hospitals and care homes by half of their usual use, in a bid to reduce waste and its negative impact…

 

Care catering’s unsung heroes honoured at the NACC Awards 2019 

On the 10th October, the National Association of Care Catering - NACC …

 

Promedica24 recognised with Top 20 Care Provider Award 2019

Dorset and Hampshire based live-in care provider, Promedica24, has been awarded by homecare.…

 

A pill taken in your 20's could prevent dementia

A leading scientist and Scotland could be the country responsible for the breakthrough of allowing people who may suffer from dementia, will be able to take a pill in…

 

Dementia researchers awarded with £1.5 million

£1.5 million has been awarded to the next generation of dementia researchers by motor-racing legend Sir Jackie Stewart and his charity Race Against Dementia, which…

 

Home Care Provider Rolls Out Emotive National Campaign

Home Instead Senior Care launches ‘The Third Stair’ campaign bringing to life the importance of in-home care…

 

Care workers love their profession, but endure poor pay & abuse

Report finds home care workers love their profession, but endure poor pay, abuse and fear the impact of…

 

British Healthcare In Crisis

Jonathan Bruce, Managing Director at Prestige Nursing + Care, discusses the need for politicians to…

 

Great Oaks invests in robotic technology

Great Oaks invests in robotic technology to boost residents’ health and wellbeing

 

Generous plumber inspires charity tradesmen

From plumber to internet sensation overnight. Generous plumber James Anderson from Burnley fixed a 91 year old’s - who is terminally-ill - boiler for free and when…

 

ABB open API platform empowers elderly to lead independent and fulfilled lives with smart technology

In one of the first examples of its open API platform in practice, ABB has been working alongside the iHomeLab of the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts…