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Q&A WITH JOHN RAMSAY

Q&A WITH JOHN RAMSAY

John Ramsay, Managing Director of Social-Ability, answers some questions about his company.  Q: Tell us a bit about yourself and what inspired you to found Social-Ability.  ...
The National Care Forum discusses the true cost of mandating vaccinations in care homes.

AT WHAT COST?

The National Care Forum discusses the true cost of mandating vaccinations in care homes.  From today all staff working in a care home must be double jabbed or exempt - if not, they cannot...
OVER 1M MORE HEALTH AND CARE STAFF NEEDED IN NEXT DECADE TO MEET GROWING DEMAND FOR CARE

OVER 1M MORE HEALTH AND CARE STAFF NEEDED IN NEXT DECADE TO MEET GROWING DEMAND

The Health Foundation’s REAL Centre has published new research that highlights the huge and growing workforce gap facing the NHS and social care in England over the next decade.  It...
NATIONWIDE STAFFING CRISIS LEADS CARE PROVIDER TO OFFER WELCOME BONUS

NATIONWIDE STAFFING CRISIS LEADS CARE PROVIDER TO OFFER WELCOME BONUS

A Cambridge-based private care provider, the only one in Cambridgeshire to be accredited to the Living Wage Foundation, has issued an urgent appeal for 10 members of staff and is offering a cash...
FREE PODCAST: COMPULSORY CARE VACCINATIONS EXPLAINED

FREE PODCAST: COMPULSORY CARE VACCINATIONS EXPLAINED

iHASCO has partnered with HR & Employment Law experts at Citation to help care homes make sense of the legislation surrounding compulsory vaccinations.  Under regulations that came into...
BLUEBIRD CARE CELEBRATES TEAM MEMBERS

BLUEBIRD CARE CELEBRATES TEAM MEMBERS

Bluebird Care South Gloucestershire, a leading home care provider, has celebrated their team members’ fantastic efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic by delivering special gifts.   ...
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SPREAD THE HAPPINESS

The wellbeing of care workers should be on the agenda alongside the welfare of care receivers, says John Ramsay, Founder and MD of Social-Ability, as he explores the role that technology can play in...
CARE HOME RESIDENT PRAISES STAFF AT ENCORE CARE HOMES

CARE HOME RESIDENT PRAISES STAFF AT ENCORE CARE HOMES

A care home resident has praised the staff at a Christchurch care home as a short summer stays initiative is launched for older people.  Rita Satchwell moved to Fairmile Grange, which is...
HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE WORKERS AVERAGED 86-HOUR WEEKS THROUGH PANDEMIC

CARE WORKERS AVERAGED 86-HOUR WEEKS THROUGH PANDEMIC

A new report from workforce management app Deputy reveals the staggering number of hours worked by key workers in the health and care sector, evidencing the Health and Social Care Committee’s...
HOME CARE COMPANY GETS MP’S VOTE

HOME CARE COMPANY GETS MP’S VOTE

Staff at a Hampshire care company were joined by Eastleigh MP Paul Holmes last week to celebrate the occasion of its 4th birthday. Whispers Care Solutions, based in Colden Common, started in 2017...

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