Bupa has been fined £3m after an elderly resident died from Legionnaires’ disease at Hutton Village Nursing Home in Brentwood, Essex.
Person Centred Software founder and co-director Jonathan Papworth calls for a greater focus on oral health in care homes
Hygiene needs to be assured from the floor up, but sound practice and selection of floor cleaning equipment will also safeguard health, safety and wellbeing, says Gordon McVean, International Sales & Marketing Director of Truvox International.
Leading specialist care home consumable and equipment supplier Countrywide Healthcare has reported strong growth in the last financial year.
Barchester Healthcare’s Rhallt Nursing Home in Welshpool, mid-Wales has been given a zero rating by the Food Standards Agency (FSA).
Abena and wearable sensor specialist MediSens are targeting the UK care home market with a revolutionary continence aid product.
New Pivotell pill dispensers now incorporate coating technology designed reduce the risk of infection.