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Care home residents set sail down the Thames

Care home residents set sail down the Thames

September 15 2017

Residents at a Care UK home in Kingston-upon-Thames recently took to the water for an exciting afternoon of boating on the River Thames.

St. Mary’s NHS Treatment Centre book sale raises thousands for charities

St. Mary’s NHS Treatment Centre book sale raises thousands for charities

September 12 2017

What do Catherine Cookson, Chris Ryan, Danielle Steele and Tom Clancy have in common? Their books have helped the team at St. Mary’s NHS Treatment Centre to raise approximately £5,500 for local and national charities.

Kent horse trainer back in the saddle and on target after surgery

Kent horse trainer back in the saddle and on target after surgery

September 8 2017

Philip Donoghue has ridden and trained horses for most of his life, so when the arthritis in his right knee stopped him riding he wanted to find a quick and effective way of getting back in the saddle.

Eye school pupils become dementia friends

Eye school pupils become dementia friends

September 6 2017

Residents at Hartismere Place care home in Eye were joined by pupils from St. Peter and St. Paul CEVA Primary School to take part in a Dementia Friends information session.

Back on your bike – thanks to Barlborough NHS Treatment Centre

Back on your bike – thanks to Barlborough NHS Treatment Centre

September 4 2017

More than 40 years after a horrific crash Geoffrey Oldknow has enjoyed a summer riding around the Peak District on his motorbike, thanks to surgery at Barlborough NHS Treatment Centre.

Shoulder surgery treatment times slashed by advanced approach to treatment

Shoulder surgery treatment times slashed by advanced approach to treatment

August 29 2017

An advanced approach to shoulder replacement surgery is giving patients at Barlborough NHS Treatment Centre the opportunity to be operated on and sent home in a single day.

Name announced for Care UK’s new home

Name announced for Care UK’s new home

August 25 2017

Coming up with a name for a new care home isn’t always easy so Care UK colleagues invited the West Midlands local community to help find a name for its latest new development.

Care UK invests more than £3.5m in secondary care

Care UK invests more than £3.5m in secondary care

August 18 2017

From Rochdale to Portsmouth and Plymouth to Kent, Care UK has invested more than £3.5 million in its NHS secondary care services during the last 12 months.And t

Portsmouth and Southampton healthcare teams receive diplomas from Lord Mayor

Portsmouth and Southampton healthcare teams receive diplomas from Lord Mayor

August 11 2017

Six team members of Care UK healthcare services supporting patients in Portsmouth and Southampton have qualified in the Level 5 Diploma for Assistant Practitioners in Healthcare.

Care home with views of Windsor Castle celebrates milestone

Care home with views of Windsor Castle celebrates milestone

August 10 2017

Care UK has moved a step closer to delivering a new care home in Windsor, with a ‘topping out’ ceremony held on site to mark the latest construction milestone.

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