The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has found the quality of care provided by Home Instead Senior Care, Surrey, to be Outstanding following an inspection in November 2016.
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The leading dementia charity has launched its new brand to give a stronger voice to every single person affected by dementia.
Self-funding, or private-pay, care home residents are keeping the sector afloat according to the latest figures from healthcare market intelligence provider LaingBuisson. The latest update to its Care Cost Benchmarks toolkit has found that the average fee per resident paid to care homes falls short of the real costs of service provision by more than £100 a week " a situation which means that those residents who pay from their own finances are filling a funding gap of £1.3 billion a year.
Concerns are being raised by leading council figures in England about a lack of confidence in the Government"s plans for health and social care.
Families of 52 elderly residents at two care homes have said they are upset and disgusted that they are to close.
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