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Nearly half Southeast care providers have considered exiting market

Nearly half (45%) of social care providers in the Southeast have considered existing the market ...
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NHS and social care workers plan to leave

Research has revealed 43% of health and social care workers are considering a job change.
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Averting a Crisis report: “Many problems in the social care sector stem from a fundamental underappreciation of its workforce”

A new report by policy institute Public Policy Projects has found the need for significant ...
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Government’s nursing target “does not benefit social care” 

Analysis published today by the Health Foundation’s REAL Centre shows that the NHS in England could ...
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Nine in 10 social care workers state staff shortages are ‘severely’ affecting quality of care, with wait times set to double in 2022

Chronic staff shortages are affecting the quality of care according to 89% of social care ...
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Migrant care workers see adult social care as a short-term career option

An independent review undertaken by the Migration Advisory Committee has revealed that, whilst many migrant ...
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39,000 extra beds could be needed in 2030 to maintain pre-pandemic standards of care

With England having fewer beds per person than comparable countries, new analysis has raised big ...
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PJ Care partners with University of Leicester to assess residents with dementia

Specialist neurological care provider, PJ Care, has partnered with the University of Leicester in a ...
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Dementia Care
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Covid-19 restrictions in Scotland caused “harm and distress”, report confirms

A 143-page report, commissioned by the independent inquiry into the country's handling of the pandemic, has been ...
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£400m recovered in wrongly paid NHS nursing care fees

Families have recovered more than £400 million in wrongly paid NHS nursing care fees since ...
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Research links social isolation with later dementia

Social isolation is directly linked with changes in the brain structures associated with memory, making ...
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Two-thirds of staff admit quality of care and nutritional needs overlooked due to outdated procedures

A new, independent survey has raised concerns from care home professionals across the UK, with ...
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Hospital discharges not main driver of Covid-19 outbreaks, says Sage

The Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (Sage) social care working group has published a consensus ...
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Voluntary care home closures down 34% between 2019 and 2020

New research by Clearwater International has shown that the UK specialist care market consolidation drive ...
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Four in ten people in Wales who needed help didn’t get it during pandemic, report finds

A new study commissioned by Senedd Cymru, the Welsh Parliament, has found that 40% of people in ...
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Senior living research reveals importance of support network

Research by consumer and location intelligence analyst CACI suggests that senior living providers should be ...
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Majority of social care workers back industry qualifications

According to a recent report on the value of professional qualifications, 90% of British social ...
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Health and wellbeing guidance for care workers needed in UK social care reform

The health and wellbeing needs of social care workers must be brought in line with ...
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Most Southeast Scotland care homes remain paper-based

Care homes for older people in Southeast Scotland are largely run using paper-based management systems, ...
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Government proposes change to £86,000 cap on social care costs

The government is proposing to change the legislation underlying the new £86,000 cap that people ...
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Call for outcome-based payment system

Call for outcome-based payment system
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Finance
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Understanding the barriers facing BAME communities

Understanding the barriers facing BAME communities
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