Thursday, September 19, 2019

A Review of the Adult Social Care Relative Needs Formulae

Dr Florin Vadean and Prof Julien Forder of the Personal Social Services Research Unit (PSSRU) at the University of Kent offer insight on the...
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ADASS survey reveals fragility of the sector

Deven Pamben takes a closer look at the ADASS Budget Survey 2018 lmost a third of councils in England have seen homecare providers close or...

Harnessing the power of technology

Standing in the House of Commons fielding questions from opposition parties about what the government was going to do in the eventuality that homecare...

Nutrition – homecare users at risk

Anna Cole-Bailey reports from the Homecare Research Forum’s Kings College event Older people receiving homecare are at risk of malnutrition because of pressures on workers’...
Income growth at Jewish Care despite occupancy woes

Getting homecare right for BME communities

Homecare services are not fully meeting the cultural and religious needs of the UK’s diverse population, according to industry figures. Alistair Kleebauer takes a...

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...

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...

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...

Undersupply of retirement housing ‘critical’

Knight Frank research highlights the growing need for properties The country faces a ‘critical’ undersupply of age-appropriate homes, with large-scale developments of retirement housing needed,...

Feature: Overseas investment in the UK healthcare property market

Alistair Kleebauer asks property experts what the mood is like for foreign investment over the coming year Overseas investors provide a significant proportion of the...