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Maintaining wellbeing key to higher staff retention, says Skills for Care

Maintaining wellbeing key to higher staff retention, says Skills for Care

Launching her bi-monthly column for CHP, Sharon Allen, CEO, Skills for Care, stresses the importance of maintaining workforce physical and mental wellbeing

OSJCT appoints care home general manager

Kim Hewitt has been appointed general manager of The Orders of St John Care Trust’s (OSJCT) newly opened, 48-bed Edwardstow Court home in the Stow on the Wold.

NCF welcomes Secretary of State’s Green Paper comments

Remarks by the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care Matt Hancock on this autumn’s Green Paper have been welcomed by the National Care Forum (NCF).

Care England chief hailed as a Caring Hero

Care England CEO Professor Martin Green has been hailed as a Caring Hero following a visit to Springhill Care Home in Accrington, Lancashire.

Independent Care Group makes key appointments

Social care membership organisation the Independent Care Group (ICG) has announced two key new appointments as it looks to its future expansion.

Somerset Care appoints Director of Care Operations

Sarah Hicks has been appointed Director of Care Operations at Somerset Care.

Care home provider honours CHAP graduates

North-west operator Century Healthcare has held a graduation ceremony to honour its staff who have qualified as Care Home Advanced Practitioners (CHAPs).

New care home manager has big plans for residents

Newly appointed care home manager Caroline Youlden has big plans for residents at Redwood House Residential Home in Barnt Green, Worcestershire.

Care England calls for social care nurse pay parity

Care England has called for wage parity for social care nurses following the recent pay award for nurses working in the NHS.

HEALTH PLUS CARE: Brexit – ‘prepare for the worst’, care sector urged

Care home leaders were urged to prepare for the worst-case Brexit scenario during a panel discussion at Health Plus Care yesterday.