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Care Show: PCS warns of tougher EU data protection fines

Care Show: PCS warns of tougher EU data protection fines

Care home providers failing to protect personal data face tougher fines of potentially of up to millions of pounds under a new EU regulation next year.
Dr Jane Townson, CEO of the Somerset Care Ltd. Photographed at the head offices in Acacia House, Blackbrook Park Avenue, Taunton

THE BIG INTERVIEW: Jane Townson, CEO, Somerset Care

CEO Jane Townson explains how leading South-West provider Somerset Care remains at the cutting edge of care innovation.
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EXCLUSIVE: Country Court Care activities lead shares recipe for success

CHP meets with Country Court Care Regional Activities Manager Jade Curtis to find out how she provides a varied and busy wellness programme to stimulate the bodies and minds of residents.

Dechoker UK to debut at Care Show

Dechoker UK are showcasing their new DECHOKER product at this year’s Care Show 2017.
Professor Steve Field

CQC finds a tale of two areas in joined up care

The fragmented nature of joined up health and social care has been highlighted in two reports published by the CQC.
MHA Chef Peter Liptak

Methodist Homes and Unilever provide Spice of Life

Methodist Homes Association (MHA) and Unilever have teamed up on a new menu offering a wider range of flavour and spices to care home customers.

CareShield invests £10m in competence management system

CareShield, the UK’s leading provider of workforce development solutions, has invested over £10m in a revolutionary workforce development system allowing managers to document, monitor and report on all aspects of L&D, including competence management.
Courtney Thorne - Altra Care wireless nurse call system

SUPPLIER FOCUS: Courtney Thorne’s care automation offers significant cost savings

Ever thought that a Nurse Call System (NCS) is in exactly the right place to collect important and useful data from a host of sources, if not then read on.

Dementia friendly cinema proves a hit

Dementia friendly film screenings are proving a hit with residents at a cinema in Cambridgeshire.

Hallmark launches Together dementia care strategy

A new three-year dementia care strategy was launched by Hallmark Care Homes yesterday at the recently opened Chamberlain Court in Tunbridge Wells.