UK leader of health and social care, HC-One, has secured a deal to manage a section of services for Retirement Villages Group (RVG), on behalf of AXA Investment Managers.
Following AXA’s acquisition of RVG, HC-One will operate 11 care homes and eight domiciliary care services on behalf of RVG, the UK’s leading retirement village developer and manager.
Justin Hutchens, chief executive officer of HC-One, said: “This innovative agreement is an important part of our ongoing journey towards becoming the first choice care provider in all the communities that we serve, reflecting our strong financial position within the care sector.”
RVG’s care villages comprise some of the UK’s top award-winning communities for the 55-plus age group with an overall carehome.co.uk rating of 9.1.
The HC-One and RVG teams will work closely together to ensure continuity of care and a smooth transition for residents and colleagues.
“Our primary focus is on ensuring that there is a smooth and seamless transition and continuity of care for all RVG Residents and clients.
“The continued growth of HC-One’s services will support us in our aim of becoming the employer of choice for the best, most professional and kindest care staff,” said Hutchens
As HC-One reaches out to more local communities across the country its aim is to become the first choice care provider for residents looking for the very best care and support, and the employer of choice for the quality care staff.