Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Agincare considers viability of contracts despite rising profit

Agincare considers viability of contracts despite rising profit  

Agincare could exit from certain ‘geographical areas or service provision’ as it continues to assess the long-term viability of its contracts. Despite reporting rising turnover...
Deputy Minister for Health and Social Services Julie Morgan

Residential care capital limit increases in Wales

People in residential care in Wales can now keep up to £50,000 of their own savings. The Deputy Minister for Health and Social Services Julie...

Digital tech and memory

Alistair Kleebauer delves into how technology can help people memorialise their lives allowing them to leave legacy messages and information for their loved ones As...

Human lives matter

Innovative ideas and technological developments are hitting the sector. With the pace of change moving fast Sarah Whitebloom highlights some of the products but...

CM meets… Dr Ben Maruthappu

After a period of time with NHS England, the co-founder of Cera had a vision of how he wanted to help improve the social...
Playing the waiting game

Playing the waiting game

Deven Pamben reports from LaingBuisson’s Investing in Healthcare Conference, which covered social infrastructure, children’s services, digital and Brexit As with many other industries Brexit uncertainty...

Using technology to get clinical care right

Group medical director of Four Seasons Health Care Dr Claire Royston has worked with software programmers to design and develop programmes to support care...

Nursing care standard rises 4.7%

The Department of Health and Social Care has increased the NHS-funded nursing care standard weekly rate per patient by 4.7% from £158.16 to £165.56...

All’s fair in care… or not?

Dr Donald Macaskill provides his thoughts on discrimination based on sex and gender One of the major policy drives of the Scottish Government is fair...
Abbotsford House Luxury Suites

Hamberley buys Abbotsford House Luxury Suites

Boutique care home operator Hamberley Care Homes has purchased Abbotsford House Luxury Suites for an undisclosed sum. The home in Milngavie, East Dunbartonshire, was bought...