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Switching to decaffeinated hot drinks can reduce toileting-related falls by 35 per cent, a trial in eight care homes has shown. If replicated across the sector, the results would mean thousands of falls prevented and NHS savings of up to £85m per year.  In a study around 300 residents across

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In the current landscape of social care, the imperative to deliver personalised, efficient, and impactful services has never been more pronounced, says Dr Kevin Groombridge, chief executive of Care Inspections UK. Amidst escalating demands and ...

Digital platforms can help boost staff retention, says Access Group, by saving staff time and helping them feel empowered. ...
Social Care Nursing Advisory Council

“The launch of social care nursing advisory councils across England was an exciting moment for our profession. These forums now act as touchstones for every ICB (Integrated Care Board) nurse, making sure social care nursing and the wider workforce are included in the development of nursing plans across all health and care settings. These peer advisory groups bring a wealth of experience, insight and expertise to the table, better informing the development of nursing practice, system-wide.”

– Prof Deborah Sturdy

Click here to access information on the Social Care Nurse Advisory Councils

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Care home residents can be vulnerable to pressures sores. Blueleaf Care offers some advice.

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