Pressure Care and Incontinence Associated Dermatitis

Pressure Care and Incontinence Associated Dermatitis

NICE (2018) reports that pressure ulcers are caused when an area of skin and the tissues below are damaged as a result of being placed under pressure sufficient to impair its blood supply. Typically, they occur in a person confined to a bed or a chair by an illness...
Managerial Oversight for Care Home Managers

Managerial Oversight for Care Home Managers

Care Home Managers require constant oversight of the home. They must also conduct high-level analyses to mitigate potential risks and ensure that quality of care is maintained. Paper records cannot provide an ‘at a glance’ overview of the home, potential...
Whitehaven signs on as newest AutumnCare client!

Whitehaven signs on as newest AutumnCare client!

Whitehaven Residential Home has chosen AutumnCare to manage their care records. Home Manager Beverly made a selection after an extensive review of the care management systems currently available on the market.    Going the Extra Mile “AutumnCare was the...
Join our webinar on Outstanding CQC Ratings

Join our webinar on Outstanding CQC Ratings

Have you registered for our webinar Achieving an Outstanding CQC Rating? Join us for practical tips on demonstrating continuous improvement in the care home.  We will be exploring ways that care homes can enhance quality of life as well as quality of care for...
Family Engagement with Care Homes

Family Engagement with Care Homes

Care Quality Commission. Bringing family into the care home and increasing engagement is made easier with Family Connect. Family Connect is a mobile app that allows care staff to communicate instantly with residents' family members.  Family members are able to provide...