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East Midlands nurse celebrates 37 years of caring and 70 years of the NHS

East Midlands nurse celebrates 37 years of caring and 70 years of the NHS

July 3 2018

For more than half the lifetime of the NHS Elaine Bodle, head of nursing at Barlborough NHS Treatment Centre, has been caring for patients in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire, and now she and colleagues at the centre are celebrating the health service’s 70th anniversary.

Care UK scoops wins in three categories at national awards ceremony

Care UK scoops wins in three categories at national awards ceremony

July 2 2018

An award scheme attracting entries from all over the country has seen Care UK win trophies for three of the most important categories.

“New knee has given me back my life”

“New knee has given me back my life”

June 26 2018

Patient Edna Wright contracted polio in her right leg when she was three – so when she started to experience pain in her left knee she was worried about her mobility. A complex and successful knee replacement now sees Edna back on her feet

Work starts on multi-million pound Bracknell care home

Work starts on multi-million pound Bracknell care home

June 25 2018

Work has begun on a new multi million pound luxury care home which will provide quality care for older people in Bracknell. 

North East London centre gains accreditation for endoscopy services

North East London centre gains accreditation for endoscopy services

June 25 2018

Endoscopy services at North East London NHS Treatment Centre have been given the seal of approval by the watchdog responsible for overseeing national accreditation.

Local community comes together for a day of wartime nostalgia

Local community comes together for a day of wartime nostalgia

June 19 2018

People from Thorrington took a trip down memory lane with a special event at Silversprings to mark the Second World War. 

Nine Care UK care homes are shortlisted for national awards

Nine Care UK care homes are shortlisted for national awards

June 14 2018

Up and down the country, residents and team members in nine Care UK homes will be waiting nervously in a few days’ time to see if their home triumphs in a national award scheme open to every care home in the country.

Bristol pharmacist gains profession’s highest honour for outstanding contribution

Bristol pharmacist gains profession’s highest honour for outstanding contribution

June 12 2018

A Bristol pharmacist, who has served local communities and who has helped shaped healthcare across social care and the prison service, has been awarded the highest honour for her work in supporting patients and colleagues.

127-mile walking challenge from Devizes duo raises more than £1,000 for charity

127-mile walking challenge from Devizes duo raises more than £1,000 for charity

June 7 2018

A daring duo from Devizes NHS Treatment Centre, who took on a 127-mile walking challenge to raise funds and awareness for people living with epilepsy, have raised more than £1,000.

Bowes House’s oldest resident celebrates 107th birthday

Bowes House’s oldest resident celebrates 107th birthday

June 4 2018

A resident at Bowes House celebrated her 107th birthday with her family and close friends

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