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Care UK mental health nurse reaches final of RCNi awards

Care UK mental health nurse reaches final of RCNi awards

May 23 2018

Congratulations to Vanessa Wright, mental health lead nurse at Care UK’s West Midlands Integrated Urgent Care service, for reaching the final of the RCNi Nurse Awards 2018.

Care UK does its bit for Dementia Action Week

Care UK does its bit for Dementia Action Week

May 18 2018

With Dementia Action Week fast approaching, Care UK homes across the country are running activities to help build awareness of this disease.

Work starts on multi-million pound Ashford care home

Work starts on multi-million pound Ashford care home

May 16 2018

Work has begun on a new £6.5 million care home which will provide quality care for older people in Ashford. 

Care home residents poised to celebrate Harry and Meghan’s wedding

Care home residents poised to celebrate Harry and Meghan’s wedding

May 11 2018

Everyone loves a wedding and residents at many of Care UK’s homes are looking forward to marking the upcoming royal marriage in style.

Complex knee op gets Michael back to dragon boat racing

Complex knee op gets Michael back to dragon boat racing

May 10 2018

A Southampton man is back to running dragon boat racing events pain free, thanks to a complex knee operation which involved bespoke surgical instruments from the US.

Ophthalmology consultant warns of the dangers of going without shades

Ophthalmology consultant warns of the dangers of going without shades

May 9 2018

A Care UK ophthalmology consultant is warning people to put on their sunglasses as the weather improves, or risk potentially sight-threatening eye conditions.

Care UK scoop award for the NHS Equality and Diversity Partners Programme

Care UK scoop award for the NHS Equality and Diversity Partners Programme

May 9 2018

Care UK participated in the 2017-18 NHS Equality and Diversity Partners Programme, which it successfully completed following the final members day on 14 April in Leeds.

Celebrating the NHS with a life time of caring

Celebrating the NHS with a life time of caring

May 3 2018

For half the lifetime of the NHS, Michelle Parsons, head of nursing and clinical services at Emersons Green NHS Treatment Centre, has been caring for patients and helping to develop colleagues and the services they provide.

Going underground for success

Going underground for success

May 2 2018

A business analyst from Reading is set to present his work to more than 5,000 international delegates, after reaching the finals of a European data analysis competition.

Silver and gold wins for Care UK in national awards

Silver and gold wins for Care UK in national awards

May 1 2018

Members of Care UK’s residential care team are celebrating after winning in two categories of a national award scheme open some of the biggest household brands in the country – not just those in the care sector

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