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Improved access to shift schedules can reduce turnover among home care workers

Cristian Grossmann, CEO and Co-Founder of Beekeeper – a digital workforce management platform – on retaining home care workers through better access to…

 

How phone applications are revolutionising the healthcare industry

Phone apps and the internet are some of our best and most favourite tools for figuring out which medical ailment affects us, says health writer Ella Hendrix…

 

Spearhead Healthcare - The Platinum Plan

The Platinum Plan is a complete cleaning program for the care industry. It has been designed to help Care Homes save money…
 

What to consider when extending care home services

James Thomas, QFP, Commercial Manager at d&t business planning, discusses the need for careful planning when extending care home services.

 

Why is animal therapy in care homes so popular?

Damon Culbert from Wild Science, provider of animal therapy in care homes across the UK, talks about the difference between short visits from animals and…

 

Does your diabetes care meet national standards and best practice?

How confident are your workforce in understanding diabetic footcare or spotting and treating…

 

Why pay more for high-quality medical supplies?

Here at MediSupplies, we have always believed that essential high-quality medical supplies should be easily available at low prices. 

Our team of buyers…

 

Duplex Cleaning Machines

Duplex advocate, Tracey Kirkland who is Head Housekeeper of a large care home in Surrey commented recently: - I work in a…

 

Improving residential care through digital transformation

Colin Yates, chief support officer at WorkMobile – an award-winning mobile data…

 

Improving residential care through digital transformation

Colin Yates, chief support officer at WorkMobile – an award-winning mobile data…

 

Over 300 birthday cards for Hilda’s centenary

HUNDREDS of cards and three days of celebrations marked Aaron Court Care Home resident’s 100th birthday. 

Hilda Fleming, who lives at Aaron Court Care Home,…

 

Four Seasons collapse: What will happen to 17,000 care home residents?

The care home operator Four Seasons has gone into administration, leaving 17,000 residents and 20,000 staff under a cloud of uncertainty.

The appointment of…

 

Hull care home closes as operator has CQC registration removed

A care home operator has had his Care Quality Commission (CQC) registration cancelled following a rating of “inadequate” in a recent inspection. The CQC took the…

 

Our Health Heroes Awards – 2019 nominations now open

Don't miss your opportunity to nominate a Health Hero! Our Health Heroes, the national healthcare awards which celebrate individuals, teams and organisations within…

 

Cupcake sales raises funds to support those with cancer

A CUPCAKE sale at University Hospital of North Tees has generated £120 to support those with cancer. 

Staff at Bannatyne Lodge Care Home, in Peterlee,…