Caring for the vulnerable: the future of care homes

Gavin Bashar, UK managing director of Tunstall Healthcare, discusses the future of care homes and the crucial role assistive technology will play

picture of Wireless and digital technologies will enable care homes to be more efficient and responsive

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Four COVID-19 digital healthcare projects awarded share of £200,000 moneypot

Grants from The Health Innovation Manchester Momentum Fund will address priority areas for the COVID-19 response

Digital approach helps vulnerable people to live more independently

Northumbria University develops range of smart digital technologies to promote independent living

Major campaign puts technology at the heart of care homes

Four leading tech companies today launch campaign to increase adoption of digital innovation among social care providers

Flooring solutions fit for all

Joe Hurst from Altro explores the drivers behind specification of flooring solutions for care homes

New contractor to complete £19m Birkdale Care Village

Cruden Construction appointed to complete facility after previous contractor went into administration

Building Better Healthcare Awards announces new categories to reflect COVID-19 efforts

The new awards have been introduced to recognise and reward the global efforts displayed by firms

Work resumes on £21m Chester care village

Seddon takes over construction after previous contractor went bust

Work progresses on Charterpoint’s Nottinghamshire care home

Social distancing and infection control measures help team stick to construction schedule

Bed shortages increase interest in care homes market

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Comment: Dignity, Independence and Choice – how telecare can help to support people with learning disabilities

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Construction begins on new Hallmark care home

West Sussex facility will provide residential and dementia care

Lincolnshire care home given the go-ahead

Scheme is part of new residential development in Louth