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Lucky Thirteen for the North East & Yorkshire
Published on 3/04/2014
A new partnership forged by two major housing groups will boost their vital housing care and support services across the North East and North Yorkshire.
Alzheimer’s Society questions GP claim
Published on 2/04/2014
The Alzheimer's Society has questioned claims made by a GP about new targets for dementia leading to over-diagnosis.
University accreditation for dementia programme
Published on 1/04/2014
Amore Care has received university accreditation for a new successful ‘Creative Minds’ programme.
Akari refurb accelerates
Published on 31/03/2014
Yarm-based Ayresome Court Care Home is undergoing a major refurbishment as part of Akari Care’s £12million investment programme in its homes throughout the UK.
Insecurity looms over care workers
Published on 28/03/2014
More than a fifth of social care professionals worry about losing their jobs according to new research from specialist recruiter, Randstad Care.
Jeremy Hunt to speak at Patient Safety Congress 2014
Published on 26/03/2014
The UK Secretary of State for Health will deliver the ministerial keynote on 22nd May at the UK’s biggest conference on patient safety.
Fitness and IQ at 18 affect dementia
Published on 25/03/2014
Teenagers with poor fitness and poor cognitive performance are seven times more likely to develop early-onset dementia, according to new research.
The new normal
Published on 24/03/2014
A new independent report commissioned by Red & Yellow Care has been launched to show what a 'good life' with dementia could look like.
Maidstone boosted by £1m investment
Published on 21/03/2014
Craegmoor, part of the Priory Group, is investing £1million in a new residential service in Maidstone for people with autistic spectrum conditions.
'Trusts terrified of feedback'
Published on 20/03/2014
The CEO of complaints specialist Charter UK has added his opinion to the debate regarding NHS staff in some trusts removing feedback from online feedback forums.