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Kingston upon Thames care home raises rating from Good to Outstanding by CQC

Kingston upon Thames care home raises rating from Good to Outstanding by CQC

London Care Partnership at 21b Upper Brighton Road, Surbiton, was rated Outstanding for being responsive and well-led

FIRST LOOK: Colten Care to open new ‘art deco-style’ care home in Dorset

Following positive feedback from local authorities, the new 68-bed home will open at the end of March

HC-One puts people first and secures industry award recognition

Skills for Care was impressed by the range of programmes HC-One has available for staff to engage in, such as the Nursing Assistant Programme

Audley Group and Your Housing Group ‘Knighted’ best senior living schemes in the UK

The inaugural Guide from Knight Frank showcases the best senior living residential developments in the UK

Care providers to benefit from thousands more personal health budgets

As part of the NHS Long Term Plan, the health system will increase access to personal health budgets, so up to 200,000 people can receive one by 2024

Second Outstanding rating for Rotherham home care service

Inspectors found significant improvements in the effective domain which improved the rating from Good to Outstanding

Cheshire care village awarded Outstanding in Care

Belong Macclesfield has been awarded Outstanding and Good across all fields, says a report by the CQC

Signature care home kicks off 2019 with two top-notch awards

Coombe Hill Manor presented GFS Beacon status in addition to Outstanding CQC results last week

Cannabis-based drug trial targets care home residents with dementia

The trial, funded by Alzheimer's Research UK, will trial the medicine for the treatment of agitation in people living with dementia.

Care businesses see fewer staff ‘no-shows’ after switching to online rotas

Half of businesses surveyed experienced saw a 'notable uplift' in attendance, following the elimination of paper-based schedules