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Leading world expert on eating disorders joins Care UK

Leading world expert on eating disorders joins Care UK

February 12 2013

Care UK’s unique range of eating disorder services has been further strengthened this month with the appointment of a highly distinguished consultant to its specialist services team.

New magazine features stories from care homes, hospitals and health services across Essex, Suffolk and Norfolk

New magazine features stories from care homes, hospitals and health services across Essex, Suffolk and Norfolk

February 5 2013

Care UK has just published its first free regional magazine featuring stories from across East Anglia.

Care UK awards reveal how its teams tackle new challenges

Care UK awards reveal how its teams tackle new challenges

February 5 2013

The annual Care UK Health Care Awards were one of the toughest contests on record according to the judges, who were inspired by the levels of commitment and innovation shown by employees at the independent healthcare provider.

NHS diagnostic centre now able to offer even more convenient access to ultrasound scanning

NHS diagnostic centre now able to offer even more convenient access to ultrasound scanning

February 4 2013

An NHS service which helps patients in Buckinghamshire to get quicker answers to what might be causing their pain and discomfort has announced it is now going to be delivered at an even more local level thanks to a great new partnership between providers Care UK and their NHS commissioners.

Lennox House team receive Mayor’s dignity award for second year

Lennox House team receive Mayor’s dignity award for second year

February 4 2013

Residents and the team at Care UK’s Lennox House care home in Islington are celebrating the success of one of their team, who has won a prestigious Dignity in Care Award from Islington Borough Council.

Training, advocacy and celebration mark Care UK’s contributions to Dignity Action Day

Training, advocacy and celebration mark Care UK’s contributions to Dignity Action Day

January 31 2013

Care UK teams from across the country have been joining with the people they support to promote dignity in care as part of national Dignity Action Day on Friday 1st February.

New Ipswich care home and wellbeing centre given green light

New Ipswich care home and wellbeing centre given green light

January 30 2013

A state-of-the-art new Ipswich care home for older people and a wellbeing centre which will offer day care clubs and activities for older people who live independently in the wider community have been granted planning approval by Ipswich Borough Council.

Nationwide bird-watching event comes home to roost for Care UK residents

Nationwide bird-watching event comes home to roost for Care UK residents

January 25 2013

A nationwide bird-watching event is set to get a boost with thousands of residents at Care UK homes set to take part.

NHS patients to benefit from ultrasound services shakeup

NHS patients to benefit from ultrasound services shakeup

January 24 2013

Communities across England are set to benefit from new community-based NHS ultrasound health scans commissioned locally under the Any Qualified Provider (AQP) framework. New accreditations for Care UK will see the independent healthcare provider offer commissioners in 14 regions a cost-effective and high quality service which ensures patients are treated in the right place, at the right time and in the most appropriate local setting.

Charitable colleagues help raise over £61,000 for charity

Charitable colleagues help raise over £61,000 for charity

January 17 2013

Colleagues from independent healthcare provider Care UK have raised £61,483 for good causes over the last 12 months with just a little help from a scheme where the organisation tops up employees fundraising achievements.

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