January 15 2013
The patient forum at Barlborough NHS Treatment Centre near Chesterfield has been running for several years. The Care UK team that run the centre use the sessions to gauge patient opinion on service development, signage and patient information.
January 4 2013
Two people from Park Lodge in Romiley have raised over £3,000 to help care for sick and injured birds.
December 24 2012
It will be business as usual for Care UK colleagues responsible for making sure people in communities across the country receive the essential care they need over Christmas.
December 20 2012
Christmas is just around the corner but with so many other demands on our time who has spared a thought about what they can do to keep everyone healthy and safe during the holidays?
December 19 2012
Two Newcastle NHS GP surgeries will be changing their opening hours in response to feedback from patients and the local community.
December 4 2012
Abigail Burrows, from Rotherham, has become the first radiology care assistant to qualify in carrying out specialist bone density scans for Care UK, cutting waiting times and boosting the number of local people receiving the crucial scans.
December 3 2012
Today’s news from well-known hospital performance experts Dr Foster that, last year, 29 per cent of hospital beds were taken up by people who didn’t need to be there should be a wake-up call that this country is still not getting enough integration between health and social care.
November 26 2012
An NHS health centre in Rochdale is believed to be the first in the UK to perform cataract surgery in a non-hospital, community-based setting.
November 26 2012
Support worker Muayyd Mohammed, who cares for older people in the Ipswich area has won a national competition to design Care UK’s 2012 Christmas card.
November 19 2012
Care UK has today announced the appointment of Jim Easton as managing director of the company’s Health Care division. He will take up the post in the new year.