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SUPPLIER FOCUS: Fire Marshal ‘super-training’ for your care home!

SUPPLIER FOCUS: Fire Marshal ‘super-training’ for your care home!

If you hold fire marshal responsibilities within your care home, you will know the importance of training to safely and efficiently carry out high risk moves in an emergency.

EXCLUSIVE: Minister for Care previews social care Green Paper

In an exclusive interview ahead of this summer’s Green Paper, Minister for Care Caroline Dinenage tells CHP doing nothing is not an option

EXCLUSIVE: Belmont Healthcare MD offers advice on better staff retention

Healthcare managing director Adam Hutchison says better staff retention is crucial to maintaining a high quality care business in the face of the challenging recruitment environment.

MPs calls for ‘credible plan’ to sustain underfunded care sector

A Public Accounts Committee report has called for urgent action to reverse the care sector’s poor public image and boost recruitment and retention.

Care workers suffer low pay and high risk ‘double whammy’

Care workers suffer the double whammy of low pay and high risk, according to a new report.

Care UK scoops recruitment and retention awards

Care UK has scooped two awards in a national awards scheme open to some of the biggest household brands in the country.

Bupa nurse survey finds desire for working with older people

A survey by Bupa in partnership with the Royal College of Nursing has uncovered the reasons why people choose a career in older people’s nursing.

DEMENTIA CARE & NURSING HOME EXPO: Skills for Care lays bare social care workforce challenges

Skills for Care CEO Sharon Allen has laid bare the recruitment challenges facing care home providers in England.

Skills for Care launches care home manager support guide

Skills for Care has launched a wellbeing guide for registered care home managers.

Care England calls for NHS and social care workforce parity

Care England has called for a parity of esteem between the NHS and social care workforce.