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Social Care Digital Pathfinders Grant

DIGITAL ADULT SOCIAL CARE PROJECTS TO RECEIVE £4.5M

A share of £4.5m will be distributed between 16 organisations that provide and commission adult social care services, to enable them to roll out their local digital projects on a wider...
Independent Age, the older people’s charity, has estimated that over 123,000 Scottish households are missing out on Pension Credit to which they are entitled – equating to four in 10 eligible households.

MILLIONS IN PENSION CREDIT LEFT UNCLAIMED, SAYS INDEPENDENT AGE

Independent Age, the older people’s charity, has estimated that over 123,000 Scottish households are missing out on Pension Credit to which they are entitled – equating to four in 10...
Four Seasons Administration

FOUR SEASONS HEALTH CARE APPOINTS ADMINISTRATORS

One of the UK’s largest care groups, Four Seasons Health Care, has gone into administration. Two of the holding companies behind the firm- Elli Finance (UK) and Elli Investments- appointed...
Kitnocks House in Curdridge is one of the homes acquired by new group Cornerstone Healthcare.

NEW HEALTHCARE GROUP ACQUIRES SPECIALIST CARE HOMES

The newly-formed Cornerstone Healthcare Group Ltd has acquired family-run Hampshire care homes South Africa Lodge and Kitnocks House from Dr Oliver Sargent and his family who have run them since...
Tinky-Winky made a guest appearance at Avante Care’s fundraising event for ’Make May Purple for stroke’.

CARE GROUP MAKES MAY PURPLE FOR STROKE AWARENESS

On Thursday 3rd May, Avante Care & Support Head office staff held a ‘Make May Purple’ fundraising event in aid of the Stroke Association. ‘Make May Purple for stroke’ is...
There has been rapid growth in the self-pay private healthcare market, according to a new report.

NHS SHORTCOMINGS DRIVING PATIENTS TO PRIVATE HEALTHCARE

There has been rapid growth in the self-pay private healthcare market, driven by pressure on NHS funding and lengthening waiting lists, and the wide variety of prices available to patients who are...
Women are under-represented on NHS boards, says NHS Confederation

Women are under-represented on NHS boards, says NHS Confederation

The NHS Confederation report, Women on NHS Boards: 50:50 by 2020, is the first in-depth look at data relating to female representation on NHS boards.   It shows there are still gaps to be...
Council tax rises will not fix local government funding crisis, says LGA

Council tax rises will not fix local government funding crisis, says LGA

Council tax rises in 2017/18 will not bring in enough money to prevent the need for further deep cuts to local services next year, the Local Government Association has today warned. Analysis from...

Quality of care under threat in NHS, says King’s Fund

Nearly two-thirds of NHS trust finance directors and more than half of clinical commissioning groups (CCG) finance leads say the quality of patient care in their area has deteriorated over the past...
Healthcare businesses must ride out the skills shortage, says Hitachi Capital

Healthcare businesses must ride out the skills shortage, says Hitachi Capital

Research conducted by Hitachi Capital, with healthcare recruitment companies, has shown the healthcare sector is facing a growing skills crisis, causing temporary workers to snap up job...

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