AgeCare Blog

What is residential care?

What is residential care?

When investigating options for care for the elderly, people can often be left confused by the myriad of different terms and types of care on offer. Below we have listed the various terms that are used and an...

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What is the CQC?

What is the CQC?

What does the Care Quality Commission do? The CQC is short for the Care Quality Commission. CQC is “an executive non-departmental public body of the department of health and social care of the UK.” It was...

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Care homes to receive COVID vaccine

Care homes to receive COVID vaccine

What does the Coronavirus vaccine mean for care homes? On December 2nd, 2020 the Medicines and Healthcare Products Agency (MHRA) approved the use of the Pzifer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccination. The UK Government...

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Could care homes avert the COVID lockdown?

Could care homes avert the COVID lockdown?

Could care homes "cure" the COVID lockdown? Now that we are over six months into the COVID-19 pandemic, the data shows that the virus is unfortunately most life-threatening to those past their 75th birthday....

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Care home recruitment open day

Care home recruitment open day

Looking for a care home job in Cambridge? Waterbeach Lodge is happy to invite you to our first Recruitment Open Day on February 29th, 2020. On the day you will have the opportunity to talk to the management...

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