Caring Times Extra


Infection control award

Caring Times, February 2017

A North Shields care home has been praised by the Northumbria NHS Trust for ‘spreading the word’ about infection control.

Prince Court care home, which is based... Read More »


Sense supports cross-party social care review

Caring Times, February 2017

National disability charity Sense has backed a call for urgent cross-party review to address sustainability of social care sector. The charity has welcomed calls from three... Read More »


‘Put aside prejudice about the private sector’ says Kreft

Caring Times, February 2017

A social care leader is calling for the authorities to put prejudice about the private sector in to one side to solve the crisis facing the... Read More »


EU nationals must stay, says the Cavendish Commission

Caring Times, February 2017

Responding to British Future’s inquiry into EU nationals living in the UK, Cavendish Coalition chair, Danny Mortimer, said: “Quickly confirming the right to remain for EU... Read More »


Avery wins LaingBuisson care provider award

Caring Times, February 2017

Avery Healthcare has had a stunning year in the sector, with recognition most recently gained by winning Residential Care Provider of the Year 2016 in the... Read More »


BGS issues guidance on health services for people living in care homes

Caring Times, February 2017

The British Geriatrics Society (BGS) calls for everyone who commissions or provides healthcare in care homes to follow the principles of good practice set out in... Read More »


Danshell redevelops Cedar Vale independent hospital

Caring Times, February 2017

The Danshell Group has made a significant investment in Cedar Vale independent hospital in Nottingham.

The hospital in East Bridgford provides care and treatment for men living... Read More »


‘Bring forward Better Care Fund cash’, says Humphries

Caring Times, February 2017

Following revelations that the Government is considering allowing local authorities to increase council tax to boost social care funding,the King’s Fund’s assistant director of policy Richard... Read More »


Burns calls for respect for victims of underfunding

Caring Times, January 2017

Dr Eileen Burns, the new president of the British Geriatrics Society, has called for public recognition that older people facing delays in discharge from hospital are... Read More »


Homecare service receives 8th outstanding rating

Caring Times, January 2017

Home Instead Senior Care has announced that its office in Coventry South has become the eighth office in its network to receive an Outstanding rating from... Read More »


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