Saturday, February 16, 2019

Going back to school

Eleanore Robinson investigates what is being done to promote career opportunities in care The Department for Health and Social Care (DHSC) is due to launch...

Looking after immigrant children: who really cares?

Alistair Kleebauer reports on the impact of the growing problem of children in care without UK citizenship For one of her clients, immigration lawyer Solange...

Fostering a best fit

Finding the right framework when delivering foster care is complex. Can successful models be easily replicated? Eleanore Robinson reports This summer the government set out...

Reducing the inspection burden on providers

Eleanore Robinson reports from LaingBuisson’s Northern Long Term Care Seminar The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is working on a project to reduce the inspection burden...

Boosting movement through tech

Deven Pamben looks at how technology is getting people in care settings to move more Eight partnership areas across Scotland are taking part in a...

Preparing for overheating

The effect of overheating on care buildings caused by climate change is increasingly well understood by researchers. But are the best ways to tackle...

Providers urged to take back control

Deven Pamben reports from LaingBuisson’s Social Care Conference, which covered a number of topics, including the green paper, technology, staffing, brand and Brexit. Until one...

Investing in autonomy

A wind of change is apparent in US elder care – will it make it across the Atlantic? Sarah Whitebloom reports When America sneezes, the...

Homecare a gamble too far?

Sarah Whitebloom confronts the reasons that keep homecare off the books of investors. For all its financial woes, investors should be piling into homecare, shouldn’t...
Australia plans its next moves to ensure customer satisfaction

Australia plans its next moves to ensure customer satisfaction

In a bid to raise awareness of the retirement living industry in Australia and improve the experience for residents, a code of conduct is...