Stoma Care Part Two: Dietary Advice and Appliances

Stoma Care Part Two with Claire Bailey. Dietary advice for Ostomies To thicken the faeces try to eat more: Banana,… View Article

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Stoma Care: Types of Stoma, Potential Complications and their Treatment

What is a stoma? The word stoma is from the Greek word meaning ‘opening’ or ‘mouth’.  In this post we… View Article

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The CQC and the New Key Lines of Enquiry

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) have updated their assessment framework. As of November 2017 the Key Lines of Enquiry (KLOE)… View Article

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Inspection and Regulation in Care Homes

Care homes in England are regulated by the independent regulatory authority; The Care Quality Commission (CQC), and have been since 2009. The… View Article

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GP and Hospital Services Under Strain

Exploring ways to streamline communication with GPs and hospital staff in an increasingly overwhelmed healthcare industry. As the pressure put… View Article

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Fire Safety Measures in Care Homes

Whilst exhibiting at London’s Health Plus Care show in June, we got the opportunity to speak to some of the… View Article

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Working in a Care Home. What makes it so rewarding?

It is well documented that the UK is on the brink of a Social Care crisis.  There is a lack… View Article

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Electronic Care Planning and Management

Documenting notes in a fraction of the time. A dual-registered care home has radically improved productivity since implementing AutumnCare as… View Article

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The Future of Technology in Elderly Care

The following was presented by AutumnCare Managing Director Tam Watson at the Future of Care Homes Summit and Exhibition. Tam… View Article

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The Role of Care Staff in Promoting Well-being

Staff that deliver care in a residential setting are typically thought to be primarily responsible for a resident’s physical health… View Article

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