Thursday, May 6, 2021

Tag: Social Care

Survey shows people three times more likely to work in social care with prior experience

Members of the public with some experience of social care almost three times more likely to consider working in the sector than those with limited or no knowledge

Marketing Suite opens at Nottinghamshire’s latest care home

Developed by Charterpoint Senior Living and operated by HC-One, Fosse Way View at Bingham will provide modern care accommodation close to the centre of the town.

Online gallery showcases work of artistic care home residents

• The ‘All-Wales Academy for Innovation in Health & Social Care’ delivered by a partnership between Swansea University, Cardiff University, Cardiff and Vale University Health Board, and the Bevan Commission, which will focus on innovation and transformation within healthcare.

Telford based Hands on Care celebrate 10 years in social care

Telford based home care company Hands on Care celebrate 10 years in social care

Essex care scheme garden will bloom thanks to gardener Joe and local businesses

• The ‘All-Wales Academy for Innovation in Health & Social Care’ delivered by a partnership between Swansea University, Cardiff University, Cardiff and Vale University Health Board, and the Bevan Commission, which will focus on innovation and transformation within healthcare.

Intensive learning academies launched to help Wales’ health and care system meet the challenges of tomorrow

• The ‘All-Wales Academy for Innovation in Health & Social Care’ delivered by a partnership between Swansea University, Cardiff University, Cardiff and Vale University Health Board, and the Bevan Commission, which will focus on innovation and transformation within healthcare.

Care England Gives Cautious Welcome to Changes to Shortage Occupation List

Care England Gives Cautious Welcome to Changes to Shortage Occupation List

Social care law – legal rights to a community living- Comment

A comment from Yogi Amin, head of public law at Irwin Mitchell, regarding the legal rights of people with disabilities to be able to live in the community. His comments come at a time when lockdown restrictions look set to be eased and local authorities set their annual budgets

Institute of Health and Social Care Management to give a voice to Care Industry Leaders and Managers

the Institute of Health and Social Care Management to give a voice to leaders and managers working throughout both health and social care.

Flintshire County Council’s Decision On Care Home Fees- A kick in the teeth!

The decision by Flintshire County Council to base care home fees on paying half the staff the minimum wage is a “kick in the teeth” for the frontline Covid heroes, it’s been claimed.

Balhousie Care praises staff and warns of long-lasting impact and cost of COVID

Balhousie Care Group says impact on staff, residents and relatives continues, warns of long-lasting impact on care sector and reveals extra business costs of more than £500,000

Hexham-based care home recognises key staff at Long Service Awards

Marton Care Homes has recognised five of its Hexham-based care staff's hard work and commitment.

Social care to receive £269 million to boost staffing levels and testing

Social care sector to receive £269 million to boost staffing levels and testing. New £120 million fund for local authorities to boost staffing levels. £149 million grant system to support increased testing in care homes

Age UK calls for an immediate funding increase to support social care in the forthcoming Spending Review

Since the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, 210,000 people over the age of 65  - one in seven of those receiving care before the...

CQC: COVID-19 magnifies inequalities- Focus must be on a health and care system for everyone

The Care Quality Commission’s (CQC’s) annual assessment of the state of health and social care in England looks at the quality of care over...

Largest home antibody testing programme for Covid-19 publishes results

The first report from the world’s largest home antibody testing programme tracking who has been infected by Covid-19 in England has today been published.   The...

Statement from the UK Chief Medical Officers on extension of self-isolation period-Coronavirus

Statement from the UK Chief Medical Officers on extension of self-isolation period “In symptomatic people COVID-19 is most infectious just before, and for the first...

Austerity ‘ripped resilience out of health and care service’ before Covid-19 crisis hit, says IPPR

Underinvestment in social and community care left four in five hospitals with ‘dangerously low’ spare beds as crisis hit Major new analysis of the state...

New research says over-45s believe delays to social care reforms undermined fight against Covid-19

New research from Just Group finds that the majority (56%) of over-45s believe that delays to reforming social care hampered the response against Covid-19....

Why did we stop clapping? Social care staff, out of sight, out of mind?

Why did we stop clapping? With the decision to stop the weekly clapping we seemingly have done what we always do with mental health...

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