March 14 2014
The next generation of health professionals is being given a helping hand across Greater Manchester by an independent provider of health and social care services.
February 24 2014
Internationally renowned eating disorders expert Professor Bryan Lask is today featured in a Daily Telegraph article published to coincide with the start of Eating Disorders Awareness Week, which runs until Sunday 2nd March.
January 6 2014
A new employee benefits portal is helping people at independent health and social care provider Care UK to save money and easily find useful information about discounts and services by using their own smartphones, tablets and computers.
December 5 2013
Chesterfield woman Minnie Baxter discovered she was the 30,000th patient to visit Barlborough NHS Treatment Centre since it opened in 2005 to help reduce NHS waiting lists for orthopaedic procedures.
December 4 2013
A partnership between Care UK and Manchester Consultants Eye Partnership (MCEP) has revolutionised the eye care of people living in Greater Manchester.
October 31 2013
Every October, National Infection Control Week aims to spread best practice amongst professionals in healthcare and educate the public in the importance of good hygiene in hospitals – and across the country Care UK treatment centres joined in and made learning fun.
October 24 2013
History has been brought to life for pupils at a Southampton infant school learning about how modern hospitals compare to the Victorian-era. Over three days 90 children from Maytree Nursery and Infant School visited Southampton NHS Treatment Centre to learn about nurse and heroine Mary Seacole, the history of Royal South Hants Hospital and how brushing teeth and washing hands help keep germs at bay.
October 14 2013
Care UK had just published its first ever health and social care magazine for the Yorkshire and Humberside region. Known as Care Matters, it will be issued twice a year and is distributed free of charge through Care UK outlets in the area as well as an on-line version which can be downloaded at the click of a button.
October 10 2013
Laughter is known for its therapeutic benefits and today Care UK colleagues, service users and their families and friends are tapping into its mood improving power to mark World Mental Health Day (Thursday 10th October) and help break down the stigma surrounding mental health issues.
October 9 2013
A Portsmouth GP practice and walk-in centre has been recognised for its positive impact in the community by being named as a finalist in the Best of Health Awards 2013, organised by Portsmouth newspaper, The News.