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A mobile benefit: Care UK HR team launches online portal to give nurses, carers and remote workers easy access to employee reward scheme

A mobile benefit: Care UK HR team launches online portal to give nurses, carers and remote workers easy access to employee reward scheme

January 6 2014

A new employee benefits portal is helping people at independent health and social care provider Care UK to save money and easily find useful information about discounts and services by using their own smartphones, tablets and computers.

Green light for ninth new Suffolk care home

Green light for ninth new Suffolk care home

December 24 2013

A new state-of-the-art care home and wellbeing centre in Eye which will help create a community health village for the town has been granted planning approval by Mid-Suffolk District Council. The development is the ninth of ten new homes to receive approval, which are being built as part of Care UK’s £60 million investment into older people’s care in Suffolk.

A royal name chosen for new Ipswich care home

A royal name chosen for new Ipswich care home

December 19 2013

The new care home being built in the Ravenswood area of Ipswich is to be named after His Royal Highness Prince George, following a competition launched by Care UK in August.

Buying last minute Christmas gifts for someone who has dementia

Buying last minute Christmas gifts for someone who has dementia

December 18 2013

Buying the perfect present is a challenge at any time, but what do you buy a loved one for Christmas who has Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia?

Real people, real stories, real lives.

Real people, real stories, real lives.

December 17 2013

One of the country’s biggest investors in new care homes has this week launched a campaign which will draw on the real experiences and day-to-day lives of people living in residential care homes with the aim of reassuring family members who are looking for a place for a loved one.

Real people, real stories, real lives.

Real people, real stories, real lives.

December 17 2013

One of the country’s biggest investors in new care homes has this week launched a campaign which will draw on the real experiences and day-to-day lives of people living in residential care homes with the aim of reassuring family members who are looking for a place for a loved one.

Partnership vision for older people’s care in Suffolk reaches 1st year milestone

Partnership vision for older people’s care in Suffolk reaches 1st year milestone

December 9 2013

Suffolk County Council and Care UK, which is helping fulfil the Council’s vision for older people’s care, have celebrated the first anniversary of their partnership with a ‘topping out’ ceremony at the new Davers Court care home and wellbeing centre in Bury St Edmunds, which is part of a £60 million three-year plan for ten similar new developments.

Spirit of the blitz shown as Suffolk care home residents evacuated during east coast storm surge

Spirit of the blitz shown as Suffolk care home residents evacuated during east coast storm surge

December 6 2013

The spirit of the blitz and a text book crisis plan swung into operation at Stradbroke Court in Lowestoft this week when at 4.30pm  on Thursday police info

Barlborough NHS Treatment Centre reaches 30,000 patients and celebrates its eighth birthday

Barlborough NHS Treatment Centre reaches 30,000 patients and celebrates its eighth birthday

December 5 2013

Chesterfield woman Minnie Baxter discovered she was the 30,000th patient to visit Barlborough NHS Treatment Centre since it opened in 2005 to help reduce NHS waiting lists for orthopaedic procedures.

Care UK responds to speculation in Doncaster

Care UK responds to speculation in Doncaster

December 4 2013

Care UK was recently commissioned by Doncaster Council to take over responsibility for providing a learning disability contract which supports over 130 people.

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