IDDSI Framework for Dysphagia Management

IDDSI Framework for Dysphagia Management

IDDSI have developed an international standardised framework for people with dysphagia who require texture modified food and thickened fluids. The new framework includes global terminology and definitions designed to work for people from all cultures. This terminology...
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...
Electronic Care Planning and Management

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 their care management system.  Both residents and care staff have been enjoying the advantages of a more efficient way to...