PIP assessors branded 'incompetent' at best and 'actively deceitful' at worst
MPs have criticised assessors of the two main disability benefits, Personal Independence Payments (PIP) and Employment and Support Allowance (ESA), branding them 'at best lacking in competence and at worst actively deceitful'.
Home care's 'calendar girl' wins London's first double 'outstanding'
A home care founder whose company became the first in London to receive a double ‘Outstanding’ CQC rating, has spoken about how she wanted to create a care company that focussed on social activities and clubs, earning her the nickname, ‘Calendar Girl’.
Hip fracture patients left waiting 80 days for physiotherapy
Hip fracture patients can wait up to 80 days before seeing a physiotherapist at home after being discharged from hospital, new research suggests.
Fifteen-minute visits for intimate care 'indicative of a care system in crisis'
Around 20,000 people in the UK are receiving ‘flying care visits’ lasting for only 15 minutes, with at least 18,875 people receiving these visits for support with intimate personal care, new research shows.
Bluebird Care eases pressure in overcrowded hospitals
A Hampshire care provider is helping to ease the 'intense' overcrowding problem at Winchester’s hospitals by caring for people with acute illnesses in their own homes.
Latest News from Network Care at Home:
Network Healthcare awarded ISO 9001Date Posted: 20/01/2017
Our Swindon office is ranked Good in CQC inpectionDate Posted: 23/12/2016
Christmas cheer as care service is ranked Good in inspection
New office premises for Network Healthcare BirminghamDate Posted: 23/12/2016
Our Birmingham office has moved to Hagley Court
Christmas cheer as care service is ranked Good in inspectionDate Posted: 23/12/2016
Swindon branch received Good in CQC inspection
Network Health & Social Care wins GCPA "Carer of the Year Awards" 2016Date Posted: 23/12/2016