Saturday, September 21, 2019

Action for Care refused application to vary registration

A tribunal has ruled in favour of the health and care regulator’s decision to refuse an application by Action for Care Ltd to vary...

Saint Cecilia’s grows portfolio with purchase

Saint Cecilia’s Care Group has bought Alba Rose care home in Pickering, North Yorkshire, from a family owner for an undisclosed sum. The 22-bed property...
Target delivers portfolio diversification with investments

Target Healthcare’s portfolio value grows 30%

The portfolio value of Target Healthcare REIT increased by almost a third during the year ended 30 June 2019. The value rose by 29.9% to...
Savills eds

Europe: Record investment in Europe’s aged care sector

More than €700m (US$775m) has been invested into the aged care sector across Europe since the beginning of the year. Figures from the European Senior...

Cross-party cooperation crucial to social care reform, says report

Cross-party cooperation is a key component to social care reform that England can learn from Germany. In its report, What can England learn from the...

Overstretched social care system leading to deaths, says charity

Almost 500 people died in Scottish hospitals while waiting to be discharged last year, with the vast majority held up by health and social...

Carers sacrificing own health to care for relatives

Unpaid carers are sacrificing their own health to prioritise care for relatives, which is putting added pressure on health and social care services. Carers are...

Real estate executives confident over retirement living opportunities

Nine in ten real estate professionals expect demand for retirement living to increase over the next five years, making it the most popular residential...

Yellowhammer document warns of risks to providers

An increase in inflation following the UK’s exit from the EU could ‘significantly impact’ adult social care providers because of rising staff and supply...

Petition calling free personal care delivered to PM

A petition calling on the government to introduce free personal care for older people has been delivered to No 10. Staff and campaigners from Independent...