Nursing during the COVID-19 pandemic

Nursing during the COVID-19 pandemic

This week I returned to my voluntary nursing position at a nursing and residential home. I work a long day once a month for a few different reasons. The main one being that I love nursing, it is something I really enjoy and miss. Secondly, working in a care home that...
Meet our new COO

Meet our new COO

Introducing AutumnCare's new Chief Operating Officer   Dr Michael Preece has joined AutumnCare as Chief Operations Officer. Michael is a doctoral qualified Registered Nurse with 25 years senior management experience in the health and social care industries. This...
Claire’s Nursing Update

Claire’s Nursing Update

I am really enjoying my return to nursing. I nurse at a local care home one long day per month, working alongside another Registered Nurse. Using AutumnCare in a real life setting is proving invaluable at helping me to better understand the needs of our clients. Also,...
Working in a Care Home. What makes it so rewarding?

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 of healthcare workers and nurses wanting to work in residential settings. Many people seem to favor the acute hospital environment. Sharon Allen, chief executive of Skills for...