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27 Oct 2016
A Shropshire care company is teaming up with a Grief Recovery Specialist to offer a special service to its customers. Sentinel Care Services, based at Stafford Park in Telford, has announced the move and says it will be including details of the services provided by Phyl Edmonds in welcome packs for its new customers and their loved ones. Grief Recovery Specialist Phyl runs Severn Intervention...
14 Sep 2016
David Platt, a resident at Stretton Hall nursing home, in South Shropshire, has just marked his first anniversary of moving to Morris Care’s beautifully appointed nursing home.  The gracious building, nestled in the heart of the quintessential English village of All Stretton provides perfect restful surroundings, but the care provided here is anything but antiquated. This is a meaningful time,...
17 Aug 2016
Shropshire’s leading independent care provider has begun a recruitment drive to support the launch of a new peripatetic team to work at homes across the county. Coverage Care is establishing a 10-strong unit of day and night nurses and care assistants to provide emergency and planned cover at its homes with plans to expand it in the future. The not-for-profit organisation runs 14 care homes in...
26 Apr 2016
The organisation that represents Shropshire’s care providers has joined forces with the county’s two local authorities in a bid to establish the realistic cost of providing care. Shropshire Council and Telford & Wrekin Council are jointly funding a research project with Shropshire Partners in Care to research vital information on the different elements of delivering care including staffing,...
17 Mar 2016
The shortlist for the 2016 Shropshire Care Awards that recognises the leading lights in the county’s caring profession has been revealed. Care workers and providers who are providing an exceptional level of care and proactively working to improve care in the industry have been selected by a panel of judges as possible winners of the 10 categories. Individual awards include employee of the year,...
03 Mar 2016
Three new members of staff have been appointed by expanding house builder Galliers Homes to enhance the service provided to new residents. Debbie Adams, who has been working in the construction industry for 15 years, has been recruited to head up the company’s growing customer care department. She joins two other recent recruits who have come on board to strengthen this area of Galliers...
25 Feb 2016
Shrewsbury domiciliary care company Radfield Home Care have been overwhelmed by the reaction from both their clients and staff to their bespoke care technology solution. Radfield Home Care, based in Frankwell, have pioneered the use of the technology which allows care records to be entered digitally in our client's homes and automatically sent back to the office. All care staff are given a work...
01 Feb 2016
A Shropshire care specialist has taken up a new role as Operations Director of the county’s leading provider of care homes. Debbie Price, former Chief Officer of Shropshire Partners in Care, has joined Coverage Care Services that runs 14 homes across the county.   She previously led Shropshire Partners in Care (SPIC), a not for profit organisation that represents more than 200 independent nursing...
03 Aug 2015
Care staff at a company in Telford and Shrewsbury have been handed awards for their dedication and hard work. Carewatch (Mid Shropshire), based at Stafford Park, Telford, has handed out the honours after customers voted for their favourite staff. Stephanie Bodkin, HR clerk at Carewatch, said it was a good way to recognise their staff for all the effort they put in. She said: “For the first time...
Steve Harris, of Carewatch Mid Shropshire, is leading the way with paper-free working
12 Jun 2015
A care expert in Shropshire is pioneering a new way of working - which sees a dream of his become a reality - as carers begin to use a mobile phone app to log care. Steve Harris, managing director of Carewatch (Mid Shropshire), dreamt up the idea of an app to reduce paperwork for his 50 employees a few years ago. Since the start of this month (June) his staff have been trained in how to use the...
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