Friday 19 October 2018
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Care home residents lack NHS services - CQC survey

Vulnerable people in care homes may be struggling to get access to GPs and routine medicines, a review suggests.

Dormers Wells Lodge carers banned for 'cruel' treatment

Two carers at a west London residential home have been barred from their profession for their "rough, unkind and cruel" behaviour.

care home residents given three weeks to leave

Residents of a south Devon care home have been given less than three weeks to find alternative accommodation after the owners announced it was closing.

Refreshed Management Induction Standards launched at Skills for Care national conference

Refreshed Management Induction Standards were today launched at Skills for Cares national conference in Manchester.

Evidence that activity-based therapies and care can reduce the use of antipsychotics

Activity-based therapies and care have the potential to reduce the use of antipsychotic drugs for people with dementia.

RNHA Calls for Top Level Review

The NHS needs to look closely at how it meets the health needs of older people in care homes, the Registered Nursing Home Association has said