Tuesday 19 June 2018
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Staff suspended after death in Plymouth care home

Three members of staff have been suspended from a care home in Plymouth after the death of an elderly resident, the home has said.

Report is not fair - care homes residents

Residents and family members have given a passionate defence of a Worcester care home criticised in a watchdog report, saying the care there is excellent.

Bullied' care home owners to challenge council powers

A judicial review will scrutinise how Devon County Council pays for places in private care homes, amid allegations that local authorities "bully" providers.

Cost of Aricept to drop after patent protection expires

The cost of one of the most widely-prescribed Alzheimer's treatments is to reduce as a generic version is launched in the UK.

Residents leave Holcombe House in Devon

Residents who were given a week to move out of a Dartmoor residential home after it went into administration have left their accommodation.

Dame Denise Platt Appointed Care Sector Champion

The Care Providers Alliance, a coalition of a range of the care sectors representative bodies, has appointed Dame Denise Platt as its Red Tape Champion.