Care UK results confirms expanding role of the independent care sector

Posted on September 5th, by editor in Caring Times. No Comments

Publicly-listed provider Care UK has released results to the close period in respect of its preliminary results for the year ended 30 September 2005, which will be announced on November 21, 2005. Care UK chief executive Mike Parish said that, over the last 12 months, the company had focused on developing its residential care portfolio, and on the construction and commissioning of two new Independent Sector Treatment Centres (ISTCs) in Plymouth and Barlborough Links near Chesterfield. “We are encouraged that momentum is continuing to build in expanding the role of the independent sector in providing publicly funded health and social care and this is reflected in our new business pipeline,” said Mr Parish. “Our residential care services division has successfully built and commissioned new homes in Islington and Hammersmith, and good progress continues with the construction of a further new home in Hammersmith and a replacement new home in Richmond. “We are pleased to have been appointed as preferred bidder by t

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