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Shaping Tomorrow: Abena aims to revolutionise continence care

Shaping Tomorrow: Abena aims to revolutionise continence care

Abena and wearable sensor specialist MediSens are targeting the UK care home market with a revolutionary continence aid product.

Bupa pilots Sentimoto wellbeing app

A smart phone app that provides real-time monitoring of physical activity, sleep and social activity has been successfully piloted by Bupa.
Courtney Thorne - Altra Care wireless nurse call system

The end of the nurse call system?

Courtney Thorne shares its latest innovation in wireless nurse call systems technology.

Care Show: PCS warns of tougher EU data protection fines

Care home providers failing to protect personal data face tougher fines of potentially of up to millions of pounds under a new EU regulation next year.
Courtney Thorne - Altra Care wireless nurse call system

SUPPLIER FOCUS: Courtney Thorne’s care automation offers significant cost savings

Ever thought that a Nurse Call System (NCS) is in exactly the right place to collect important and useful data from a host of sources, if not then read on.

Digital platform helps improve care staff engagement

Care home provider Purley Park Trust has begun using a digital platform to help improve engagement levels among its staff.

SOTI provides apetito data protection

Leading care home meals provider apetito has chosen SOTI MobiControl to protect business data on its mobile devices.

Oakland chooses Civica software

Luxury retirement living specialist Oakland Primecare has chosen software provider Civica to support its growing care home operations.

Virtual Reality boosts residents well-being

Virtual Reality exercise equipment has helped boost the well-being of residents of the Belong Warrington care village.
Paul Barry

Technology part of the answer to better care

Providers need to embrace technology in order to provide better care, according to a software management platform creator.