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Bristol NHS 111 service highly praised in national quality audit

Bristol NHS 111 service highly praised in national quality audit

December 13 2016

Care UK’s Bristol NHS 111 contact centre has been rated ‘good’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in an inspection which looked at how safe, effective, caring, responsive and well-led the service is. 

It’s all in a name: Sevenoaks pupils lend a helping hand to Care UK

It’s all in a name: Sevenoaks pupils lend a helping hand to Care UK

December 8 2016

Pupils from Lady Boswell Church of England Primary School were called upon to lend a helping hand to their new neighbours when they were invited to take part in competition to name the five suites at Care UK’s new care home, Weald Heights.​

Lincoln’s bionic man celebrates being on the move again

Lincoln’s bionic man celebrates being on the move again

December 7 2016

With two new hips, knees and surgery just about to take place on his shoulder, Guy Gibbs may sound like Lincoln’s own bionic man, but the former nurse and lifelong keep fit devotee is just grateful to be on the road to recovery after years of debilitating pain.

Suffolk NHS 111 service receives high praise

Suffolk NHS 111 service receives high praise

December 6 2016

The Care UK team which runs the NHS 111 service across Suffolk has been highly praised in a national quality audit, with its leadership classed as ‘outstanding’.

Work starts on new £6.7m Care UK home

Work starts on new £6.7m Care UK home

November 30 2016

Care UK and specialist construction partner Stepnell have celebrated the start of work on a new £6.7 million care home in Bromsgrove. When complete, the purpose-built home will provide full time residential, nursing and specialist dementia care for up to 81 older people.

Care UK health centres back action against domestic violence

Care UK health centres back action against domestic violence

November 24 2016

Colleagues at Care UK health centres nationwide are supporting the 16 Days of Action Against Domestic Violence campaign which runs from 25 November to 10 December.

Brighton Station Health Centre rated ‘good’ in CQC inspection

Brighton Station Health Centre rated ‘good’ in CQC inspection

November 22 2016

Brighton Station Health Centre has received positive feedback from Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspectors in a national quality audit.

Broadwater Lodge scoops national award

Broadwater Lodge scoops national award

November 13 2016

The team at Broadwater Lodge is celebrating after being awarded an accolade at a prestigious national awards ceremony.

Hip operation sees remarkable lady head back to the pool

Hip operation sees remarkable lady head back to the pool

November 10 2016

The thought of undergoing a full hip replacement at the age of 80 might cause anxiety. For someone who is registered blind that anxiety might be even greater.

Care UK chefs battle it out in national competition

Care UK chefs battle it out in national competition

November 7 2016

Four care home chefs are in the running to be crowned our chef of the year.

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