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Tips from an outstanding provider
22.02.2020

Tips from an outstanding provider

What makes a care provider outstanding? We have asked one to pass on some of the thoughts and tips that make care homes excel. Tej Sehmi from Rochmills Group contributes to outstanding care.
More Observations, Less Accidents and Incidents
20.02.2020

More Observations, Less Accidents and Incidents

It is inevitable to avoid incidents entirely in a bustling care home environment. Though, it is possible to reduce the number - the key is technology.
Implementation of Technology in the Care Sector
18.02.2020

Implementation of Technology in the Care Sector

Based on more than 150 implementations in care homes in 4 countries, we’ve gathered our thoughts on facilitating the best implementation.
Why get an Outstanding rating with Issac Theophilos?
17.02.2020

Why get an Outstanding rating with Issac Theophilos?

Issac Theophilos is the Director of "Outstanding Care Homes" and a former care home manager rated Outstanding on two occasions. In this article he shares his view on the benefits of becoming (...)
Sekoia alongside CQC: The 5 key questions
17.02.2020

Sekoia alongside CQC: The 5 key questions

CQC is addressing 5 cardinal topics to make sure that the care services in the UK are living up to certain standards. Sekoia in this respect has been created to improve workflow in care homes and (...)
3 concerns implementing digital care planning
05.02.2020

3 concerns implementing digital care planning

Digital care planning is sometimes met with a bit of apprehensiveness. We have tried to address 3 of the most prevalent concerns we come across.
CQC – How digitisation can help making your service well-led (5 of 5)
05.02.2020

CQC – How digitisation can help making your service well-led (5 of 5)

By well-led, we mean that the leadership, management and governance of the organisation assure the delivery of high-quality, person-centred care, supports learning and innovation, and promotes an (...)
CQC – How digitisation benefits the responsiveness (4 of 5)
04.02.2020

CQC – How digitisation benefits the responsiveness (4 of 5)

By responsive, we mean that services are organised so that they meet people’s needs. In residential care, this means that people get the care they need, are listened to and have their rights and (...)
CQC – How digitisation can help make your service caring (3 of 5)
03.02.2020

CQC – How digitisation can help make your service caring (3 of 5)

By caring, we mean that staff involve and treat people with compassion, kindness, dignity and respect. In residential care, this means that people, their families and carers experience care that is (...)
CQC – How digitisation can make your service effective (2 of 5)
02.02.2020

CQC – How digitisation can make your service effective (2 of 5)

By effective, we mean that people’s care, treatment and support achieves good outcomes, promotes a good quality of life and is based on the best available evidence. In residential care, this means (...)
Addressing CQC’s Key Lines of Enquiry (KLOEs)
02.02.2020

Addressing CQC’s Key Lines of Enquiry (KLOEs)

In the wake of the new KLOEs it is clear that some providers are looking to understand how to better grasp and turn CQC advice into service value. The number of residential nursing homes rated unsafe (...)
Data: A key to better Care and Compliance
01.02.2020

Data: A key to better Care and Compliance

Data and care might seem like two incongruent things at face value. However, if used correctly data can be the cornerstone to providing better care.