Leading arts therapy provider Chroma has highlighted how Neurologic Music Therapy (NMT) can help avoid falls amongst the elderly population.
A care home in Ormskirk, Lancashire has added an extra ‘oomph’ to its daily wellbeing and activities programme.
Care village operator Belong has been recognised for its innovative approach to keeping its residents active and healthy.
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.
Residents at a Four Seasons care home have been left stranded upstairs for almost three weeks following a lift failure.
Hoisting transfers have been halved at a Shropshire care home following the introduction of specialist mobility lounge chairs.
If you hold fire marshal responsibilities within your care home, you will know the importance of training to safely and efficiently carry out high risk moves in an emergency.
North Wales-based care home group, Cariad Care Homes, is continuing a programme of improvements which has seen it invest £750,000 at the homes over the past six years.