Sunday, February 17, 2019

Glenholme Healthcare Group moves into elderly care

Glenholme Healthcare Group is planning to build a ‘multi-million pound’ residential care facility as part of a new move into the elderly care market. The learning...

CQC chief executive to step down

Sir David Behan, chief executive of the Care Quality Commission (CQC) is to step down from his position in the summer after six years...

Impact REIT acquires North East portfolio

Real estate investment trust Impact Healthcare REIT has acquired a portfolio of three care homes in the North-East of England from developer and operator...

CQC pauses non-urgent inspections

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has paused some routine inspections this month in response to increased pressure on the health and care system and...

Department of Health renamed

The Department of Health has been renamed the Department of Health and Social Care, following the cabinet reshuffle on Monday 8 January. Health secretary Jeremy...

New developments

Humberside Independent Care Association (HICA) has sold its Parklands Care Home in Rawcliffe, nr Goole to Sensation Care, after the not-for-profit provider decided to...

£10m home opens in Somerset

Construction work on a £10m care home in Bridgwater, Somerset for N. Notaro Homes Limited has been completed. The care home comprises 66 end-suite...

Bupa picks up two homes from Primetower

Bupa has acquired two care homes in Poole, Dorset from Primetower Care for an undisclosed sum. The Links care home, rated as good by the...

Abbeyfield

The Abbeyfield Society has opened a new care home in Winnersh, Berkshire catering for people with dementia. Its 60-bedrooms are arranged in six circular clusters...

Keepmoat

Keepmoat has started work on a £12.4m extra care housing development in Darwen, Lancashire for people over the age of 50 who have assessed...