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New national account manager for Miele

New national account manager for Miele

Nicky Whittaker has joined the professional division of Miele as a national account manager to support UK sales and growth.
Spearhead to open Stafford showroom

Spearhead to open Stafford showroom

Spearhead Healthcare, a supplier to the care home sector, will open the doors to a new showroom in Stafford later this month in response to growing demand for high quality furniture, furnishings and equipment designed specifically for the care environment.
Spruced up gardens blooming lovely

Spruced up gardens blooming lovely

Residents and care home staff across Hull, East Riding and Lincolnshire have been hard at work adding a splash of colour to their gardens for an annual competition.
Award for end of life care

Award for end of life care

Sunrise of Purley has been awarded 'platinum' status with 'excellence' for end of life care, following a re-accreditation; the home is also one of 10 that has been shortlisted for the Gold Standards Framework (GSF) Care Home of the Year 2018.
Theraposture appoints trusted assessor

Theraposture appoints trusted assessor

Theraposture, a specialist in adjustable beds, chairs and care cots, has announced the appointment of occupational therapist Shaun Masters to its team of trusted assessors.
Innovative care development launched

Innovative care development launched

A UK leader in long term care accommodation will open The Firefly Club, an innovative residential care development in Bordon, Hampshire.
New monitoring system implemented

New monitoring system implemented

Runwood Homes Senior Living has announced its partnership with Person Centred Software and the implementation of the award winning Mobile Care Monitoring system.
Bethesda acquires Hampshire home

Bethesda acquires Hampshire home

Oaklands Care Home in Waterlooville, Hampshire has been sold to Bethesda Healthcare Limited, a local group operator.
Donation sets wheels in motion

Donation sets wheels in motion

Residents and staff at a Falkirk care home are riding high after generous local donations enabled them to purchase a much-anticipated cycle trishaw from Cycling Without Age Scotland SCIO.
Funding and flowers in Surbiton

Funding and flowers in Surbiton

Veterans living at The Royal Star & Garter Home in Surbiton have been given plenty to cheer about as the home celebrated its fifth anniversary on Friday 24 August.
Residents celebrate friendship

Residents celebrate friendship

As the world marked International Friendship Day, some of Borough Care’s residents enjoyed spending time with friends they’ve made since moving to a Borough Care home.
'Outstanding' care at Nightingale House

'Outstanding' care at Nightingale House

A south west London care home has been rated 'outstanding' overall by the Care Quality Commission.
Derbyshire home rated 'outstanding'

Derbyshire home rated 'outstanding'

The Care Quality Commission has found the quality of care provided by Willowbank in Hadfield, Derbyshire, to be 'outstanding' following an inspection in June.
Third top rating for Care UK

Third top rating for Care UK

A company-wide commitment to delivering great care has seen Care UK achieve its third 'outstanding' rating from the CQC.
Hallmark partners with Together Project

Hallmark partners with Together Project

Hallmark Care Homes has joined forces with The Together Project, a not for profit social enterprise that runs creative activities to unite different age groups to tackle loneliness and bring joy.
Royal Star & Garter Homes praised

Royal Star & Garter Homes praised

The Royal Star & Garter Homes has been praised by Health Education England (HEE) chairman Sir Keith Pearson and chief nurse, Professor Lisa Bayliss-Pratt, who said they were “humbled” and “blown away” by the compassion and quality of person-centred care they witnessed when shown around the home recently.
MHA residents shake things up

MHA residents shake things up

MHA Torrwood, a care home in Somerset, has been shaking things up with new and innovative exercise classes designed to entertain the residents and get them moving at the same time.
Wallington home fails to improve

Wallington home fails to improve

A nursing home in the London borough of Sutton has had its registration cancelled by the Care Quality Commission - effectively closing it down.
NACC Awards shortlist revealed

NACC Awards shortlist revealed

The shortlist for the NACC Awards 2018 has been revealed by the National Association of Care Catering (NACC).
Students visit Sunrise of Eastbourne

Students visit Sunrise of Eastbourne

Sunrise of Eastbourne residents were delighted to be visited by a group of 15-17 year old students from local schools across Eastbourne, who are using their summer holidays to take part in an exciting Government funded project.

Upcoming Events

Innovative Care Exhibition

Westpoint Centre, Exeter, EX5 1DJ
13 March 2019

The Future of Care Conference

The King’s Fund, No. 11 Cavendish Square, London, W1G 0AN
19 March 2019

The Cleaning Show 2019

Excel, London
19-21 March 2019

Dementia Care & Nursing Home Expo 2019

NEC, Birmingham
26-27 March 2019

Care Roadshow Glasgow

Hampden Park Stadium,Letherby Drive, Glasgow, G42 9BA
30 April 2019

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