Sunday, February 17, 2019

Bright Futures to run Reading children’s services

The provider that will be responsible for running children’s services at Reading Borough Council will be in place in October, following a government grant...

Advinia reports rising turnover

The care home provider that bought a clutch of Bupa nursing and residential homes reported a 10% rise in turnover in the year to...

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...

Councils warned over care home fees

Councils have been warned to be accurate when charging for care home fees following a complaint against North Somerset Council. The Local Government and Social...

Ludlow reports boost in turnover

Growth in occupancy and a rise in users across its services helped boost turnover at Ludlow Street Healthcare Group Ltd by 5.6% to £39.3m...

Four Seasons talks extension agreed

Restructuring talks between Four Seasons Healthcare and H/2 Capital Partners, who own most of Four Seasons’ bond debt, have been extended to allow more...

CM meets… Kenneth MacKenzie

Once a whizz in Texan IT, Kenneth MacKenzie has long been a fixture in the healthcare sector. Deven Pamben learns more about the ethos...

Government proposes changes to NHS care budgets

More people could be eligible for personalised NHS care budgets under government plans. Potential changes would affect people with learning difficulties and autism, those with...

Wellbeing guide for care home managers

Skills for Care has launched a wellbeing guide to help care home managers with complex leadership roles manage their professional and personal wellbeing. The Wellbeing...

Burgan’s care homes post profit

Care home operations owned by Phil Burgan – Maria Mallaband Care Group and Countrywide Care Homes Ltd – both returned to profit despite challenges...