May 23 2016
When Robert Langston, 69, from Plymouth, experienced years of pain and got to the point where he just couldn’t walk, he was referred for surgery to Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre first for a new hip and then, five months later, for a new knee.
May 17 2016
Scarlet House care home in Stroud is partnering with Stroud District Council this Dementia Awareness Week for a series of open day events which will be held on Tuesday 17 May to launch Stroud’s Dementia Friendly District campaign.
May 12 2016
Local artists are invited to submit their ideas for a special celebratory sculpture, to be displayed in the gardens of Glastonbury Court in Bury St. Edmunds.
May 10 2016
Independent sector health and social care organisation, Care UK, has been commissioned or re-commissioned by NHS England to run health in justice services at an additional 21 establishments across the country.
April 28 2016
Care UK and specialist construction partner, Lawrence Baker, have celebrated the start of work on a new £6.5m care home in Ware, which is expected to create up 80 jobs.
April 26 2016
Ian Bedford, 52, a warehouse manager from Higher Compton in Plymouth, has had surgery twice at Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre – once for his shoulder and then a year later for his knee.
April 22 2016
Care UK, the country’s largest independent sector provider of healthcare services to the NHS, has invested an additional £1.6m in its Barlborough NHS Treatment Centre; dramatically increasing its capacity to perform lower joint replacement and giving it the facilities to reduce waiting times for cataract operations in the region.
April 15 2016
At the age of 87, Barbara Cooper has found herself a new job – running an old-fashioned sweet shop at Priors House care home in Leamington Spa.
April 14 2016
A body set up by Care UK to support good causes has just entered into a three year partnership with the Rob George Foundation.
April 13 2016
89 year-old Mills Meadow care home resident Liz Austin’s dreams came true on Sunday 10 April, as she took her first ride in a classic Austin Seven car.