Best Practice articles

EXCLUSIVE: Nightingale Hammerson Director of Care Simon Pedzisi sets out his vision for best practice

EXCLUSIVE: Nightingale Hammerson Director of Care Simon Pedzisi sets out his vision for best practice

Director of Care and Services Simon Pedzisi shares how he aims to turn Jewish care home provider Nightingale Hammerson into a centre of excellence.

Tenlands becomes HC-One’s fifth ‘outstanding’ care home

Tenlands Care Home in Ferryhill, County Durham has become the fifth HC-One service to be rated ‘outstanding’.

Primary school and care home team up in bid for Christmas No: 1

Children from FlakeFleet Primary School in Fleetwood, Lancashire are targeting the Christmas No: 1 spot after filming a song at a local care home.

A new, brighter future for Chorley Lodge care home

Chorley Lodge care home previously operated by Orchard Care Homes, went into administration on May 15, 2018 following difficult trading conditions. Careport Advisory Services Ltd, appointed by BDO Corporate Restructuring, have since operated the care home with a rigorous improvement plan.

Healthcare Homes leaders go back to the frontline

Senior executives of the Healthcare Homes Group have gone back to the frontline by taking on residential and domiciliary carer roles for a day.

Care South renews partnership with AFC Bournemouth

Leading residential and home care service provider Care South has renewed its partnership with AFC Bournemouth Community Sports Trust.

Entries open for NACC Care Chef of the Year 2019

Entries are now open for the National Association of Care Catering’s (NACC) annual search for the nation’s best care chef.

Care home foursome sign on for Assistant Nurse Practitioner scheme

Four members of staff at a Skelmersdale care home are leading the way in seeking their nursing qualifications.

Neuro disability care provider engages staff with mobile phone time capture

Specialist provider of workforce management solutions RITEQ explains how it helped not for profit organisation the Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability (RHN) move from paper.

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.