RECENT NEWS

Care group introduce telemedicine

A Scarborough care provider has become the first in the area to introduce a new telemedicine service designed to provide round-the-clock access to clinical support and advice for residents.

Centenarians cast election votes

Two centenarians at a Braintree care home have cast their postal votes for the General Election, thanks to the support of carers and staff.

Success for Solihull care home

The exceptional specialist dementia care offered at Royal Star & Garter in Solihull has been acknowledged at the prestigious Markel 3rd Sector Care Awards.

Fiona Phillips to chair conference

It has been announced that broadcaster and television presenter, Fiona Phillips, will chair The Future of Care Conference on 3 March 2020 at The King’s Fund, London.

Board member scoops award

Mike Parsons, Dormy Care Communities board member, has been honoured in the non-executive director category at the HealthInvestor Power Fifty Awards 2019.

Calendar to spread festive cheer

A Sevenoaks care home has kick-started the holiday season in impressive style by building a giant advent calendar for its residents.

Maids Moreton home top rated

Gracewell of Maids Moreton has once more been awarded a prestigious ‘outstanding’ rating by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), cementing its reputation as one of the best care homes in the country.

Orchard Care appoints new director

Orchard Care Homes, a leading provider of senior living in the UK, with care homes in the north of England and the Midlands, has strengthened its leadership team with the appointment of Rebecca Dobson as director of people and talent.

Grand opening event in Leicester

Luxury Sanders Senior Living care home, Graysford Hall has hosted an official grand opening event led by Leicester snooker legend, Willie Thorne.

Colne home bridges generation gap

Residents at MHA Belvedere Manor care home in Colne have been thoroughly enjoying weekly visits from local nursery group, Lynwood Nursery, allowing both young and old to bond while taking part in a variety of activities.

RMBI achieves 100% compliance

The RMBI Care Co home, Cadogan Court in Exeter has received an overall rating of 'good' following a recent inspection by The Care Quality Commission (CQC).

Borough Care hosts staff conference

Employees from across Borough Care’s homes recently came together for a day of learning and wellbeing, which included speed dating and pet therapy sessions.

Care home staff wear pyjamas

Staff at The Beeches Residential Home in the village of Ixworth, are trialling a new evening uniform - their pyjamas.

TLC Care wins prestigious award

Team members and residents across TLC Care are celebrating after the provider took home the prestigious ‘Employer of the Year’ title in the Gold category at this year’s Investors in People Awards.

Altro named recommended supplier

Altro has been appointed as a recommended supplier of vinyl and resin floors and floor accessories on the Department of Health’s ProCure22 Framework for NHS and social care construction schemes in England.

Award for housing association

Housing 21, a not for profit provider of retirement housing and extra care, has won an Investors in People award at a ceremony in London.

St George's Nursing Home sold

St George's Nursing Home, a purpose-built facility in Weston-Super-Mare, North Somerset, has been sold.

Martin Green visits Gravesend home

Professor Martin Green, OBE, chief executive of Care England, visited Mayflower Care Home to find out more about the home’s approach to dementia care and to present achievement certificates to staff.

Borough Care rewards employees

Borough Care recently held its Employee Achievement Awards 2019; the annual event celebrates the outstanding accomplishments of Borough Care employees.

Overhead hoists installed in Orkney

Innova Care Concepts, a specialist healthcare equipment supplier based in Wetherby, North Yorkshire, has installed 46 overhead hoist systems throughout the newly built St Peters House Care Home in the Orkney Islands.