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Care home tempts nurses with holiday in the sun

Care home tempts nurses with holiday in the sun

A Scarborough care home has seen a strong response to its recruitment campaign offering nurses a free holiday in the sun before they start work.

Nursing home closes after Inadequate CQC rating

A nursing home has closed after being found Inadequate by the CQC.

Green-fingered care home resident wins award

Green-fingered resident Bob Maven of Chester Court Care Home in Bedlington, Northumberland, has won an award for his work on a community garden.

Free holiday offer launched to attract nurses

A Scarborough nursing home is offering free holidays in a bid to attract new nurses.

Bournemouth care home installs dementia care innovation

Muscliff Care Home in Bournemouth has installed the Tovertafel (‘Magic Table’ in Dutch) in its care home following an overwhelming reaction from residents. This award-winning innovation comes from the Netherlands, which is renowned for its cutting-edge approach to dementia care.

Four Seasons to close Waltham Forest home

Four Seasons has announced plans to close Ross Wyld care home in Walthamstow, North-East London following its failure to negotiate a new lease.

Cinnamon Care buys West Sussex home

Abbas Combe Nursing Home in Chichester, West Sussex has been sold to luxury care home provider Cinnamon Care Collection.

‘Good’ CQC rating confirms care home turnaround

An Orchard Care service previously rated Requires Improvement has been given a Good rating across all assessment areas.

Barchester celebrates third Outstanding CQC rating

Red Oaks care home has become the third Barchester Healthcare home to achieve Outstanding.

Home under police investigation remains in special measures

Sussex Health Care’s (SHC) Orchard Lodge in Horsham, West Sussex has remained in special measures following a CQC inspection in January.