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Luxury care facility opens in Merseyside

Luxury care facility opens in Merseyside

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

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.

Lincoln care home placed in special measures

Cathedral Nursing Home in Lincoln has been rated Inadequate and placed in Special Measures by the CQC.

Secretary of State praises Islington care home’s use of innovative technology

Secretary of State for Health and Social Care Matt Hancock has praised an Islington care home for its innovative use of technology.

Nurse cautioned for putting care home residents at ‘risk of harm’

A nurse who worked at a care home in Southall, London has been given a caution order after putting care home residents at “risk of harm” by turning up “unfit to work”.

West Yorkshire care home rapped over inadequate safety procedures

Staveley Birkleas Nursing Home in Shipley, West Yorkshire has been rated Requires Improvement by the CQC following an inspection in May.

Man dies from septic shock following care home fall

A care home resident died from septic shock following a fall in a care home, an inquest has heard.

York firms deliver West Sussex Bupa care home

York firms DWA Architect and WA Consulting Engineers have delivered a new specialist Bupa care home in Haywards Heath, West Sussex.

Failure to comply notices issued to Four Seasons’ Belfast home

Four Seasons’ Hawthorn House in Belfast has been issued with two failure to comply notices by the regulator following an unannounced inspection this month.

New Care opens £12m Nottingham care home

Development-led care home operator New Care has opened a £12m facility in Ruddington, Nottingham.