Saturday, February 16, 2019
Income growth at Jewish Care despite occupancy woes

Jewish Care posts income growth despite occupancy woes

Competition and people opting for homecare led to a fall in occupancy in care homes at Jewish Care. The health and social care provider said...
Social care organisations write to minister over mental capacity changes

Social care organisations write to minister over mental capacity changes

More than 100 social care organisations have signed an open letter to Care Minister Caroline Dinenage MP seeking clarification and change to aspects of...
CareTech’s purchase of Cambian cleared by CMA

CareTech’s purchase of Cambian cleared by CMA

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has cleared CareTech Holdings’ acquisition of the Cambian Group. CareTech completed the purchase of Cambian on 19 October, however,...

CMA launches court action against Care UK

Court proceedings have been issued against Care UK after it refused to refund residents who had to pay a compulsory upfront fee. In December, the...
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...
Ethical practices: investing in ESG

Ethical practices: investing in ESG

Interest is surging in responsible investing and sustainable financing. CMS partner Mike Delaney provides a legal perspective on what this could mean for the...
Fee rates drive financial performance at Advinia

Fee rates drive financial performance at Advinia

Higher average weekly fee rates and tight cost controls have helped improve performance at Advinia Health Care. The provider increased the number of residents who...
Childcare UK market report from LaingBuisson

Fee increases buoy nurseries market as number of places shrink

Valued at £5.5bn in 2018, the UK market for formal childcare is growing rapidly in value terms at a time when the number of...

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...

Care home openings lead to profit growth at Hallmark

Openings helped Hallmark Care Homes post increased revenue and profits in the year to 31 March 2018. The provider, which operated 17 homes with 1,268...