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Open days at popular hospitals a hit with patients

Open days at popular hospitals a hit with patients

July 14 2017

Hundreds of people gathered recently at two Care UK hospitals to take part in fun activities and meet Falklands War veteran, Simon Weston CBE.

Worcester-based academics appointed to help care home provider deliver great dementia services

Worcester-based academics appointed to help care home provider deliver great dementia services

July 11 2017

Care UK has selected the Association for Dementia Studies (ADS) at the University of Worcester, as its new partner to help it invest further in its provision of care for people living with dementia.

Two-hospital option invaluable to carer Jill

Two-hospital option invaluable to carer Jill

June 27 2017

When Jill Jones, 77, from Bradford on Avon, heard that she needed to have a general surgical operation, her first thought was how she was going to factor that in to her full time role as a carer for her husband, who has Motor Neurone Disease.

Suffolk care home partnership wins prestigious national award

Suffolk care home partnership wins prestigious national award

June 26 2017

A ground-breaking project to deliver 10 new care homes for Suffolk people has taken the top award at one of the most prestigious health and social care ceremonies in the country.

Care UK homes open their doors for Care Home Open Day

Care UK homes open their doors for Care Home Open Day

June 23 2017

Residents and Care UK teams across the UK celebrated National Care Home Open with a series of fun-filled activities accessible to the wider community.

TV national treasure helps celebrate launch of luxury Kent care home

TV national treasure helps celebrate launch of luxury Kent care home

June 22 2017

Fresh from celebrating seven decades in television and entertainment, Gloria Hunniford OBE was guest of honour at an event to mark the opening of a new care home in Kent.

Hospital celebrates National Food Safety Week with Gold award

Hospital celebrates National Food Safety Week with Gold award

June 19 2017

Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre is celebrating National Food Safety Week (19th to 24th June) with the news that its coveted Gold Soil Association Food for Life Catering Mark has been renewed.

Your invitation to Care Home Open Day

Your invitation to Care Home Open Day

June 15 2017

People living near a Care UK home are invited to come and enjoy activities, refreshments and celebrations to mark Care Home Open Day.

Team behind Lauder Lodge care home celebrates ‘topping out’

Team behind Lauder Lodge care home celebrates ‘topping out’

June 2 2017

Lauder Lodge has moved a step closer to completion with a ‘topping out’ ceremony held on site.

Giving back pain the red card

Giving back pain the red card

May 26 2017

A young Conference League referee who was struck down by crippling back pain is about to head back onto the pitch following spinal surgery at Barlborough NHS Treatment Centre.

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