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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

Bristol thrombosis expert to chair international panel

Bristol thrombosis expert to chair international panel

April 30 2018

A Bristol-based thrombosis expert is to lead a panel of top professionals at a major conference, designed to cut the number of potentially fatal cases of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) incidents experienced in hospitals.

How one care home manager makes extraordinary dreams come true

How one care home manager makes extraordinary dreams come true

April 30 2018

When care home manager Saad Baig decided to introduce a wishing tree into the reception of his home in Middlesex, no-one imagined it would result in one resident travelling to the Vatican for a meeting with the Pope or another taking to the wheel of a car for the first time in her life.

Foxbridge House celebrates fifth birthday with community fun

Foxbridge House celebrates fifth birthday with community fun

April 27 2018

Foxbridge House care home threw open its doors to the local community in celebration of a milestone birthday. 

Dragon race helps colleagues support new charity for bereaved parents

Dragon race helps colleagues support new charity for bereaved parents

April 23 2018

The team at St. Mary’s NHS Treatment Centre is in training for a day of dragon boat racing that will enable a colleague’s newly-formed charity to support bereaved parents in Hampshire.

Care UK celebrates Care Home Open Day

Care UK celebrates Care Home Open Day

April 18 2018

Care UK homes across the country are opening their doors to the local community in celebration of Care Home Open Day.

First for region: dementia friendly barber visits Hadrian Park

First for region: dementia friendly barber visits Hadrian Park

April 17 2018

Hadrian Park is one of the first in the region to be joined by a dementia friendly barber. 

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