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Tunstall Healthcare launches professional development courses

Tunstall Healthcare is launching a range of continuing professional development (CPD) accredited courses, as part of its investment in the next generation of health,...

Nourish integrates VCare’s eMAR to its suite of services

Nourish Care has introduced VCare Systems to its suite of electronic medication administration record (eMAR) partners. The tie-up will enable VCare and Nourish customers to...

Children not receiving social care support needed due to staffing challenges

Children’s social care continues to be ‘plagued’ by workforce challenges, with the pandemic worsening long-standing staffing problems. A report on the ongoing impact of the...

SEN reforms will not address council deficits, CCN warns

Special educational needs (SEN) reforms will not address councils’ funding black hole, as their deficits reach £2.4bn this year, local authorities have warned. Analysis from...

NHS leaders call for social care rescue package

Staffing gaps and a lack of capacity in social care are putting patients in the NHS at risk. Almost 250 NHS leaders responding to an...

Lilli technology rolled out in North Tyneside and Nottingham

Two councils are rolling out Lilli’s remote monitoring solution as part of projects to improve care outcomes and help individuals to live independently in...

ICHA drops ‘independent’ from name to better reflect membership

The Independent Children’s Homes Association has changed its name to better reflect its support for all providers of residential children’s care in England and...

Peers question role of private equity in care homes

The level of regulatory requirements over private equity ownership of care homes has been questioned in House of Lords. Speaking during a debate, titled Private...

MPs raise modern slavery concerns in adult social care

The risk of modern slavery in adult social care supply chains should be evaluated by local authorities as part of the due diligence processes...

Care users need stronger human rights protections, says committee

Gaps remain in how vulnerable people are protected in care settings, leaving their human rights at risk of being breached. A Joint Committee on Human...