The latest edition of Care Home Professional is available to view free of charge online from today.
The current edition features an exclusive interview with Bunty Malhotra, chief executive of Prestwick Care, which is build a number of luxury care homes in the North-East and describes the daily battles to secure funding from cash-strapped local authorities in one of the most deprived areas of England.
Care Home Professional spent the day with Mr Malhotra and discovered an entrepreneur who will not allow his passion for caring for elderly residents be diminished by the funding crisis gripping the industry North of the affluent South-East.
Making every penny count has never been more important, and the March edition looks at how to ensure care home management software solutions pay for themselves by improving efficiency, cutting bureaucracy for staff and helping them to spend more time caring for residents rather than filling in forms for CQC inspectors.
Care home interior design is often on a par with luxury hotels, and nowhere is this more true than in the en suite bathrooms that premium operators are installing as standard. We look at the latest technical and design innovations while helping care homes guarantee that these bathrooms adhere to all health and safety regulations.
It is Nutrition and Hydration Week in March, so we take a look at the latest research into best practice for care homes and discover that healthy eating does not have to be dull.