April 28 2016
Care UK and specialist construction partner, Lawrence Baker, have celebrated the start of work on a new £6.5m care home in Ware, which is expected to create up 80 jobs.
April 26 2016
Ian Bedford, 52, a warehouse manager from Higher Compton in Plymouth, has had surgery twice at Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre – once for his shoulder and then a year later for his knee.
April 22 2016
Care UK, the country’s largest independent sector provider of healthcare services to the NHS, has invested an additional £1.6m in its Barlborough NHS Treatment Centre; dramatically increasing its capacity to perform lower joint replacement and giving it the facilities to reduce waiting times for cataract operations in the region.
April 15 2016
At the age of 87, Barbara Cooper has found herself a new job – running an old-fashioned sweet shop at Priors House care home in Leamington Spa.
April 14 2016
A body set up by Care UK to support good causes has just entered into a three year partnership with the Rob George Foundation.
April 13 2016
89 year-old Mills Meadow care home resident Liz Austin’s dreams came true on Sunday 10 April, as she took her first ride in a classic Austin Seven car.
March 31 2016
Heroic action from the local fire and rescue service and the team members from St. Mary’s NHS Treatment Centre managed to keep a vital Portsmouth NHS service open and running on one of its busiest days of the year, despite extensive damage to the exterior of its building caused by Storm Katie.
March 16 2016
Three Care UK homes have recently been given the seal of approval by a national care watchdog, with relatives and residents praising the homes’ caring team members.
March 14 2016
Care UK has chosen nutrition and hydration week to launch a new advice booklet which will give families, neighbours and friends the knowledge they need to help frail, older people that they may know to avoid developing health-threatening malnutrition and dehydration.
March 9 2016
Two Care UK chefs have each won a place in their respective regional cook-offs, as part of the prestigious Care Cook of the Year competition, organised by the National Association of Care Catering (NACC).