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Overcoming the challenges facing the care home sector

Innovation in the care home sector

Great work from care homes around the UK

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Developing the role of volunteers in care homes

Research in care homes found that where properly supported, volunteers can improve the wellbeing of residents, relatives and even staff

System to reduce waste and contamination risk in liquid medication administration

System to reduce waste and contamination risk in liquid medication administration

For some time, I’ve questionned the accuracy of measuring liquid medication and how much is wasted in the process. I recognised that both administering and auditing liquid medication has unique problems and the current system of decanting to measure amounts given against stock has several drawbacks. 

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