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CoolCare team announces management buy-in deal

CoolCare team announces management buy-in deal

LNT Software Ltd Directors Fiona Hale and Leigh Ellis have announced that they have successfully led a management buy-in.

Care home training supplier named Welsh Exporter of the Year

Leading manufacturer of training manikins for the care home sector, Ruth Lee, has been named Welsh Exporter of the Year.

MANAGER OF THE MONTH: Katherine Matthews, Perry Manor Care Home, Care UK

Katherine Matthews of Care UK’s ‘outstanding’ rated Perry Manor shares her recipe for success

Belong triumphs at Investors in People Awards

Care village operator Belong has scooped a prestigious international honour at this year’s Investors in People Awards.

Manage your care home to a better CQC rating

Specialist provider of workforce management solutions RITEQ recently asked Elderly Care Specialist, Leadership Coach and Author, Liam Palmer, whether he thought the CQC successfully raised the standard of quality in care homes across the UK.

EXCLUSIVE: Andrea Sutcliffe shares New Year’s wishes for social care

In her final CHP column before taking up her new role with the Nursing & Midwifery Council in January, Andrea Sutcliffe CBE, Chief Inspector of Adult Social Care at the CQC, shares her New Year’s wishes for the sector

EXCLUSIVE: Belong shares pioneering dementia care village model

Deputy Chief Executive Tracy Paine shares how Belong evolved its innovative and pioneering dementia care village model

TECH TALK: Beating loneliness in care

Person Centred Software founder and director, Jonathan Papworth, explains how you can help new residents and their families cope with the transition to living in a care home.

Raizer deal gives a lift to retirement villages across the UK

The ExtraCare Charitable Trust has recently invested in some Raizer emergency lifting chairs to help residents get back on their feet across 21 retirement villages.

App brings ‘Magic Moments’ to care home residents

A new App that has been purpose-designed for older people is bringing joy to care home residents.