26th Nov 2020
Family Module launched by Log my Care helps keep relatives connected
Log my Care has launched a new Family Module, designed to help keep family and friends up-to-date with the care being provided to their loved ones, especially during periods of lockdown and visiting restrictions.
5th Nov 2020
5,000th care provider chooses Quality Compliance Systems
Barnet Carers is rewarded with a free subscription in recognition of the historic milestone.
29th Oct 2020
PRESS RELEASE - Home Office position on migrant workforce opportunities in Social Care
NCA is astounded by the Home Office’s rejection of the recommendation, from its own Migration Advisory Committee, to add senior social care workers to the Shortage Occupation List (SOL) alongside NHS workers
29th Oct 2020
Quality Compliance Systems welcomes Jackie Pool as Dementia Care Champion
Pioneering dementia care author brings vast knowledge to QCS
20th Oct 2020
Covid-19 Care Provider Impact Study, October 2020
National Care Association want to pay tribute to those working in adult social care supporting some of the most vulnerable members of our society.
10th September 2015
Partnership arrangement with Sky, here are the following benefits to our Members
Sky has developed tailored packages for the care home sector, enabling operators to offer a home-from-home experience for both residents and visitors, by providing Sky in communal areas and in rooms, as well as Wi-Fi connectivity, powered by The Cloud. This bespoke package has been produced after discovering over 65’s view more TV on Sky than any other age group*.
January 2015 sees the launch of an exciting new partnership between Sky and a activity provider Oomph! (Our Organisation Makes People Happy!). As part of this, new Care Home Subscribers to the Sky Lounge package will receive a £500Oomph! voucher to put towards bringing some more Oomph! into your home every day.
With a Sky+ box^ activity co-ordinators and planners can pause, rewind and record live TV, – turning residents’ favourite programmes into a truly interactive experience. The combination of TV and WiFi access can also be of benefit to residents’ families, encouraging them to visit more, stay longer and make the care home experience really feel like a “home from home” for residents and loved ones alike.
* Over 65s Sky TV viewing statistics based on Sky IQ data, April 2014. ^Sky+ box costs an additional £55 ex VAT. WiFi availability subject to location. WiFi pricing subject to survey. Set up fee applies.