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Evidencing care and being focused on outcomes. Like cats and dogs or best friends?
23.10.2020

Evidencing care and being focused on outcomes. Like cats and dogs or best friends?

Data has become somewhat of a bad word in social care. A cold number in a spreadsheet? Assessed by a director that’s not even near your care home. How does this reflect your care and effort?
Digital Care Planning: How To Get Started
16.10.2020

Digital Care Planning: How To Get Started

Digital care planning solutions are a jungle. Especially for first-time buyers. We've collected our best advice for getting started. It contains everything you need to know to go digital.
Social Care Leaders Launch New Cross-Sector Initiative “Championing Social Care”
02.10.2020

Social Care Leaders Launch New Cross-Sector Initiative “Championing Social Care”

Pioneered by a volunteer-led group of passionate leaders from across the care sector, Championing Social Care is a new initiative dedicated to recognising the work and value of the social care sector.
Stepping into Leadership (Interview w. Sophie Coulthard)
19.06.2020

Stepping into Leadership (Interview w. Sophie Coulthard)

We sat down with Sophie Coulthard, author of The Care Leader's Handbook and host of our favourite podcast The Road to Outstanding. The topic of conversation was leadership, and how everyone can step (...)
Sekoia joins the work to support the front line fight against C19
19.04.2020

Sekoia joins the work to support the front line fight against C19

Behind the scenes, we have been building brand new features now being released to help streamline care work and support the fight against COVID-19.
How to Make the Most of the Health Plus Care Conference
12.04.2020

How to Make the Most of the Health Plus Care Conference

Every year, the Health Plus Care conference in London is one of the most anticipated care sector events in the UK. As veterans of exhibiting at the event, we have gathered a couple of tips to make (...)
Technology and the care of older people
19.03.2020

Technology and the care of older people

We have talked to dementia expert Professor June Andrews about what role technology can play in relation to the care of older people. Read more about her two suggested strategies here.
Aces in Places: 5 characteristics of a Super User
18.03.2020

Aces in Places: 5 characteristics of a Super User

Many are talking about the importance of super users in digital implementations. But how can you spot them? Do they possess any inherent traits?
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.
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 (...)
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 (...)
Management with new digital prerequisites
01.02.2020

Management with new digital prerequisites

As a provider management team within adult social care, how do we create the best care service from the resources at our disposal?