Press Release: November 2018 – Liverpool is leading the way in the use of smartphone technology to deliver and monitor better quality care in people’s homes.
The NC Managers Conference 2018 will be held in November for Managers in social care who come from all over the UK to attend this essential 24 hours to share best practice, latest thinking and innovations, network, and learn first-hand about changes in regulation and quality ratings. Both member and non-member Managers are welcome to attend.
It’s no secret that staff recruitment and retention is one of the care sector’s greatest challenges. Social care recruitment is a complex topic with a number of variables contributing to the crisis. It’s thought that by 2037, there will be an extra 1 million jobs to fill in the sector. We spoke with Neil Eastwood, author of Amazon bestseller ‘Saving Social Care’, to find out why recruitment is such a challenge for the industry and how care homes can overcome it by finding and retaining great care staff.
Pretty much every week somebody asks us: “Why haven’t you written a rostering system or bought a rostering system to go alongside your digital care planning – after all, you’ve got the engineers, you’ve got the money and it’s what everybody wants ?”