Local authorities have been reminded of their responsibility not to charge people for the first six weeks of intermediate care following an investigation into North Somerset Council.
Restructuring talks between Four Seasons Healthcare and leading creditor H/2 Capital have been extended in order to allow more time for a deal.
The Welsh Government has announced that people will be able to keep up to £40,000 of their savings before having to self-fund residential care costs.
Jane Ashcroft (JA), CEO, Anchor, Joan Elliott (JE), General Manager, Bupa UK Care Services, Matthew Proctor (MP), Chief Financial Officer, Avery Healthcare, and John Ransford (JR), Non-Executive Director, HC-One, assess the current social care funding climate and discuss a way towards a sustainable future.
Specialising in development, investment and asset management, Octopus Healthcare provides a one-stop shop of services for GPs, medical centres, care homes and retirement village operators. Development Director Richard Dooley explained the company’s unique approach to CHP.
The soaring cost of social care has resulted in the biggest council tax rise in 13 years, ministers have confirmed.
Care England has slammed Sheffield City Council after it announced it was raising weekly care home fees to £463.