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Orders of St Johns appoints operations director

Mike Stredder has been appointed operations director of The Orders of St Johns Care Trust. Stredder, who has worked in a variety of healthcare sectors,...

Care system ‘failing’ to prioritise the needs of children, says commissioner

A lack of planning and oversight of children’s social care is leading to an ‘increasingly fragmented, uncoordinated and irrational market’. This is the warning from...
Profits slide after tough regulatory year for Runwood Homes

Country Court on course with openings

Country Court has restarted with its renovation and new build projects following a delay due to lockdown restrictions earlier this year. Co-chief executive Al-Karim Kachra...

Target Healthcare agrees to extend and increase loans

Target Healthcare REIT has agreed to extend and increase its existing loan facilities with The Royal Bank of Scotland and HSBC. The investor’s existing revolving...

VIDEO: Simon Parker speaks to Martin Warnes

In this episode Simon Parker, founder of the care management consultancy SP&P, speaks to Martin Warnes, director of Join Social Care. In this episode Simon...

Ares Management acquires Exemplar Health Care

Alternative investment manager Ares Management has bought care home operator Exemplar Health Care from pan-European private equity firm Agilitas Private Equity for an undisclosed...

Cost of care for self-funders growing at a faster rate

The cost of care for self-funders has grown at a faster rate than for publicly-funded residents in Scotland over the past 10 years. Census data...

Care home operators reminded of legal obligations

Care home providers have been reminded of their obligation to comply with consumer law by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA). As part of its...

Commission to explore role of technology in social care

The role of technology in a reformed social care system will be explored through a commission that has been set up by the Association...

Care groups seek clarity over guidance for visits

Representative bodies of providers want greater clarity from the government after it revised its stance on care home visiting. Care England said it was awaiting...