RSSCategory: Care Home Marketing

Worrying number of care homes not up to scratch!

Worrying number of care homes not up to scratch!

A lack of good quality care means some parts of the country have more than half of their care home beds in homes rated as requiring improvement or inadequate, according to a new investigation by consumer champion Which?. Which? analysis of Care Quality Commission (CQC) data shows that in six local authority areas, good quality […]

29th November 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
Ombudsman input to CMA care home market study

Ombudsman input to CMA care home market study

The Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman has submitted its response to the Competition and Markets Authority’s (CMA) invitation to comment on initial findings from its study of the care homes market. Last month the CMA issued its preliminary findings into the review, saying people are struggling to make decisions about their care because they […]

24th July 2017 | By | Reply More
Are some residential care homes breaking consumer law?

Are some residential care homes breaking consumer law?

  The CMA has today published the initial findings of its care homes market study, and is investigating if some care homes are breaking consumer law.   The market study was launched in December 2016 to examine whether the residential care homes sector is working well for elderly people and their families. Having reached the halfway […]

14th June 2017 | By | Reply More
Hill Care website revamped for digital age

Hill Care website revamped for digital age

HILL CARE has revamped its website to better meet the needs of residents, families and staff – with Wednesday, 1st February, set for the launch.   The website has been entirely redesigned as part of a process to modernise the company’s online presence.   The new site contains up-to-date photography, testimonials from families, a more […]

1st February 2017 | By | Reply More
Knight Frank advises on the sale of Helen McArdle Care to HC-One

Knight Frank advises on the sale of Helen McArdle Care to HC-One

Knight Frank, the global property adviser, has advised Helen McArdle, the largest independent care home operator in the North East of England, on the sale of a portfolio of 20 care homes, to HC-One, one of the largest care providers in the UK.   The portfolio operates 1,343 beds and has an income in excess […]

20th January 2017 | By | Reply More
Mental Capacity Act and consent for inclusion in care provider marketing activities

Mental Capacity Act and consent for inclusion in care provider marketing activities

Julie Rayner, Care, Quality, Governance and Compliance Director at Hallmark Care Homes talks about the Mental Capacity Act and consent for inclusion in marketing activities. Julie has over 20 years’ experience working for the National Care Standards Commission, the Health Care Commission and CQC and as an Inspector, Area Manager and a Compliance Manager. The […]

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
12th January 2017 | By | Reply More