July 3 2015
Strong leadership, clear lines of accountability, increased patient involvement and a partnership approach to working are crucial to efficient and effective out of hours healthcare, according to a new report published by the Urgent Care Commission.
July 1 2015
A professional artist’s work with care home residents living with dementia has had such positive results that their Epsom care home has opened its own gallery to display their work.
June 30 2015
Care UK’s Health in Justice team has been shortlisted for a prestigious national healthcare award. The award winner will be announced at the Patient Safety Congress and Awards held at the Birmingham International Convention Centre on 6 July.
June 22 2015
Music and arts activities delight people at both ends of the age spectrum, and Care UK’s wellbeing foundation grants are giving both young and old the chance to enjoy themselves and try new activities alongside their friends.
June 18 2015
Care UK homes across the country have been busy planning their celebrations to mark this year’s Care Home Open Day on 19 June. The annual event sees thousands of care homes open their doors to the general public to showcase what quality homes are really about.
June 17 2015
NHS England has again chosen independent sector health and social care provider Care UK to run offender healthcare at HMP Chelmsford under a five year contract.
June 12 2015
Jean Chesterman, a resident at Care UK’s Kingsfield care home, has published a new book of poems for children under her pseudonym of Jean Kenward.
June 5 2015
Care home residents and day club members across the country are celebrating after being commended for their creativity in a nature-inspired national poetry competition organised by Care UK.
June 1 2015
Care UK has today confirmed the sale of its domiciliary care services, supporting around 13,000 people in their own homes, to Mears Group.
May 29 2015
Victoria Kurrein, Care UK’s regional service manager for HMP Grendon and Springhill, has received a prestigious Butler Trust commendation from Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, Patron of The Butler Trust, at a ceremony held in St James’s Palace.