HC-One’s expected acquisition of around 150 Bupa care homes, which is scheduled to be completed in the autumn, has fuelled concerns about the increasing debt burden of the UK’s largest providers.
Independent care provider Southern Healthcare is celebrating its second Outstanding CQC rating in a month.
Bupa’s Cold Springs Park care home in Penrith, Cumbria has been rated Inadequate by the CQC following an inspection in June.
A £600,000 Hadrian Healthcare refurbishment project has been shortlisted for an International Design Award.
An extra 71,000 care home beds will be needed in England by 2025 with rising numbers of people unable to live independently, new research has revealed.
An innovative partnership in Tendring, North East Essex has helped improve the quality of life of elderly people.
More than two-thirds of people (68%) underestimate the cost of elderly care, according to consumer comparison service uSwitch.