Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Audley secures £125m loan

Retirement villages provider, Audley Group, has refinanced its debt facilities with a £125m five-year term loan from HSBC and Bank Leumi (UK). The facility will fund the Audley...

Tracscare rebrands

Specialist care provider Tracscare has re-branded and is now called accomplish. The provider says its name change is part of a wider re-brand which...

Priory appoints medical director

Priory has appointed Dr Martine Stoffels as medical director of its acquired brain injury services. As part of the newly created role, Stoffel will be...

Suffolk care home fined for unsafe care

The manager and owner of a Suffolk care home has been fined at Ispwich Magistrates’ Court following an investigation into the death of a...

CQC’s Andrea Sutcliffe awarded CBE

Chief inspector of adult social care at the Care Quality Commission (CQC), Andrea Sutcliffe, has been awarded a CBE in the Queen’s New Years...

ResI REIT enters the housing with care market

UK-based REIT Residential Secure Income plc (ResI) has carried out its first acquisition, buying 1,341 retirement properties for £100m. The acquired portfolio is concentrated in...

A fragile market

Colin Angel , policy director at the UK Homecare Association offers an inside view of the state of homecare The precarious state of the state-funded...

Choices, choices: Professor Martin Green looks at the options when it comes to...

There is much written about the choices people have when it comes to accessing care services. The fact that the Government paused the Care...

Kang to take on Cambian’s finances

Anoop Kang is to join the board of Cambian as chief financial officer in July, replacing Martin Hopcroft who is in the role on...

Most over 45s have not planned for care needs

More than three-quarters of over-45s say they have yet to think about care or discuss it with family and only 6% have made any...