Operators articles

Previously ‘Good’ Bupa care home placed in Special Measures

Previously ‘Good’ Bupa care home placed in Special Measures

A Bupa care home that was previously rated Good in all areas has been placed in Special Measures by the CQC.

Hica Group celebrates first CQC Outstanding

The Anchorage in Grimsby has become the first Hica Group care home to achieve CQC Outstanding.

HC-One care home given longer to improve following progress

An HC-One care home in Scotland has been given longer to improve after making progress following an inspection that raised serious concerns.

Manchester care home faces closure after council terminates contract

Viewpark care home in Moston is facing closure after the cancellation of its local authority contract.

Luxury care facility opens in Merseyside

A luxury residential care facility providing long stay accommodation for the elderly has opened in Hoylake, Merseyside.

Caring Homes celebrates excellence in Scotland

For the third year of the Scottish Recognition Awards, colleagues, residents and relatives were asked to nominate shining examples of excellence at the provider’s seven homes in the region.

Hallmark charity walk raises £13,700 for Alzheimer’s Research UK

Nine Hallmark care workers have raised £13,700 for Alzheimer’s Research UK in a 62-mile charity walk.

Age Exchange merges with health and social care charity

Through the partnership, Age Exchange expects to grow its organisation, while it will help Community Integrated Care to elevate its existing dementia services

Going for Gold as Wiltshire care home achieves highest ever score for dementia design

Awarded by Dementia Services Development Centre (DSDC) at the University of Stirling, Goodson Lodge attained an assessment score of 98% for its dementia friendly design.

Herefordshire care home rated Outstanding by the Care Quality Commission

The Herefordshire-based care home has been rated Outstanding for being responsive effective, and Good for being safe, caring and well-led.