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Stephen Butterworth promoted to lead operations at HC-One

Stephen Butterworth has been promoted to lead operations across all of HC-One’s homes and its domiciliary care services. In his role as executive director for operations he will be working closely with the provider’s senior management, regional and central support teams to support its services. Butterworth joined the provider in 2012...

Cost of residential care varies by more than £800

Residential care costs vary by more than £800 per week across Great Britain, analysis from Legal & General Retail Retirement has revealed.  London topped the list as the most expensive area, followed by Windsor and Maidenhead in Berkshire, and Elmbridge in Surrey. London boroughs Islington (£1,488), Westminster (£1,483), and Hammersmith...

£42m loan completed for retirement village

OakNorth Bank has completed a £42m loan to a retirement living investor for the development of a village in the South East. The 84-home scheme will include a spa and treatment rooms, pool, gym, lounge bar, library and restaurant. Details of the investor, which is also a developer and operator, have...

Rising Covid-19 infections dampen care sector’s recovery, says Laing

The number of occupied beds in older people’s care homes may not return to pre-Covid-19 levels until 2023, with the second wave of infections dampening the sector’s recovery. LaingBuisson estimates there were 395,000 older people in care homes in the UK in March and this fell to 363,000 by September. Founder and chair William Laing told a webinar at the launch of the 31st edition of Care Homes for Older People, while some homes had few infections full recovery of the sector would not be until another two years. HC-One chief...

OakNorth completes loan for Macc Group care home

OakNorth Bank has completed a loan to operator Macc Group for the development of a care home in Solihull, West Midlands. The property will include 80 bedrooms, a lounge and dining area, cinema and hair salon. This is the second Macc Group home to be funded by OakNorth, following completion of Willow Rose in Willenhall, Walsall. Details of the latest loan have not been disclosed. Macc Group operates nine care homes across Birmingham and the Midlands. ‘We are grateful to the team at OakNorth Bank who have a clear understanding of this sector...

Zava acquires German online consultation platform

European digital healthcare provider Zava has completed its second acquisition in less than a month after acquiring German B2B video conferencing platform sprechstunde.online. Financial details of the transaction have not been disclosed. Zava said the deal was a ‘big step’ in the creation of a nationwide telemedicine service in Germany, where...

Advanced Oncotherapy raises £5.9m to progress LIGHT system

Proton beam therapy specialist Advanced Oncotherapy (AVO) has raised £5.9m through a placing and subscription for 14.8m shares at 40p per share. The move follows a £7.7m fundraise in October and will be used to progress the company's next generation proton beam...

Careology partners with RedArc for cancer services

Careology has partnered with RedArc to provide digital tools to support patients with a cancer diagnosis under their care. Bluetooth technology will allow RedArc nurses to view real-time health and wellbeing data, including a patient’s temperature, heart rate, mood, journal entries and activity levels. These insights enable RedArc to remotely deliver physical and mental personal support supplementing the person’s consultant-led treatment. The...

Independent providers to support NHS with at home services

Private healthcare will be supporting the NHS in discharging people home from hospital under a new national framework. The patient discharge services framework aims to streamline the transition of patients to prevent re-admissions to hospital. It will assist those who are medically fit for discharge to either their home or an appropriate community setting. The framework is divided into two - discharge...

Sensyne reports revenue increase following commercial progress

London-listed AI company Sensyne Health posted an operating loss for the six months ended 31 October 2020, but said it is well placed to build on momentum in 2021. The...

NHSE triggers surge capacity clause at London hospitals

NHS England has triggered the ‘surge clause’ in a number of contracts with private hospitals in London, requiring them to turn over 100% of their capacity to treating NHS...

Not just giving 

Investors have long been keen to demonstrate their philanthropic aims through charitable donations and partnerships, but could innovative collaboration between investors, private providers and the third sector help drive...

Zava acquires German online consultation platform

European digital healthcare provider Zava has completed its second acquisition in less than a month after acquiring German B2B video conferencing platform sprechstunde.online. Financial details of the transaction have not been disclosed. Zava said the deal was a ‘big step’ in the creation of a nationwide telemedicine service in Germany, where...

People: Australian Digital Health Agency names CTO

The Australian Digital Health Agency (ADHA) has appointed Malcolm Thatcher as its chief technology officer. ‘Dr Thatcher will bring to the agency not only deep technical skills and a long history in a range of public and private health environments, but also a passion for leadership to help take the Agency forward at this exciting time in digital health,’ said Amanda Cattermole, chief executive of the agency which is responsible for the country’s digital health systems. Cattermole herself was appointed in September last year. Thatcher’s previous roles include chief health information officer...

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