News posts for 'September 2023'

Friday, August 11, 2023
What makes a care home outstanding? The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is the independent regulator of health and social care in England. They inspect and rate care homes on a scale of Outstanding, Good, Requires Improvement, and Inadequate. The CQC ratings can have an impactful effect on whether someone chooses one care facility over another. Only a small number of care homes (3.5%) achieve the highest rating of Outstanding. Here are some of the factors that make a care home outstanding: Effective leadership An outstanding care home has a strong and effective leader who is committed to providing high-quality care. The registered manager is responsible for setting the tone and culture of the care home, and they should be able to motivat

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Tuesday, June 27, 2023
How rails for beds improve sleep for the elderly As a care provider, you know that ensuring the safety and comfort of your elderly patient is essential. Bed rails are a helpful tool for improving sle ...Read More?

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Mental Health in Care Home Facilities

Mental Health in Care Home Facilities Care homes managers have a pivotal role in maintaining and improving the well-being of residents that includes their mental health. The progress made in society ...Read More?

Posted on 02 Oct

Days Out for the Elderly

Planning day trips and outings is a wonderful way to enhance the quality of life for seniors, especially if they’re a care home resident. Being able to experience different surroundings beyond t ...Read More?