Solutions articles

New care app helps spot the signs of dementia

New care app helps spot the signs of dementia

The app from Cera Care enables carers to log customers’ records on a daily basis, resulting in quicker diagnosis of ailments such as dementia

Care home fined £60,000 over pensioner’s death

The operators of Kinning Park Care Homes in Glasgow have been fined £60,000 after a resident suffered fatal injuries from a fall down a flight of stairs.

Catering manager appointed at maritime care home

The Royal Alfred Seafarers’ Society has appointed Matt Goodman as catering manager of its Belvedere House care home in Surrey.

Runwood Homes service becomes Person Centred Software’s 1,000th care home

Longview Nursing Home in Essex has become the 1,000th care home to use Person Centred Software’s Mobile Care Monitoring system.

Signature Senior Lifestyle celebrates first CQC outstanding rating

Coombe Hill Manor in Kingston Upon Thames has become the first Signature Senior Lifestyle home to achieve CQC ‘outstanding’.

Family of pensioner who died from choking calls for shift in government policy

The family of a former care home resident who died from choking has called for a shift in government policy.

Germ Busting care home campaign helps reduce hospital admissions

A Quantum Care ‘Germ Busting’ campaign has helped reduce hospital admissions.

Fire safety failures found in more than half of London’s care homes

More than half of the capital’s care homes have failed London Fire Brigade safety checks.

Major care home suppliers stockpiling food in case of no-deal Brexit

Care home suppliers apetito and Bidfood are stockpiling food to prepare for a possible no-deal Brexit.

TECH TALK: Measure care to avoid needless deaths of vulnerable residents

Founder and director, Jonathan Papworth, discusses Person Centred Software’s research with University College London (UCL) on the impact of good care on life expectancy