Tag Archives: Staff

Staff shortages prompt CQC to tell new care home in Ware it ‘requires improvement’

Staff shortages prompt CQC to tell new care home in Ware it ‘requires improvement’

Snowdrop House, which opened in 2017, was given an overall rating as ‘requires improvement’ as the report highlighted management as a concern

Nursing shortages force closure of Greater Manchester home

Nursing and funding shortages have forced the closure of a home in Greater Manchester.

Care UK makes bid to become ‘best care sector employer’

UK’s fifth largest care home operator shortlisted for Skills for Care award on back off training and recruitment

Brexit leaves care home bosses with a salary conundrum

Overwhelming majority of senior industry professionals admit they are unsure what EU exit will mean for their salary prospects.

Strong leadership and staff training key to high CQC ratings, says KPMG

Poor visibility, high turnover of managers and inexperience can hold care homes back, expert warns.

Pressure on UK care homes as staff costs hit all-time high

Typical UK nursing and residential homes have staff costs equal to more than half of turnover

Akari Care’s payroll costs rocket £1.35m as it adopts new wage regs

Operator believes investment in staff will allow it to retain and attract talent

Robotic concierge could cut staff costs for care home operators

Badgemaster brings down name badge prices for smaller care home operators

Online system puts operators in control of ordering, design and text editing right down to a single badge.