Brad O’Neill can go from intensive care bed to Challenge Cup winner with Wigan

BRAD O’Neill can go from intensive care bed to Challenge Cup final winner after revealing just how close he came to serious health issues because of injury. And Oliver Russell is set to be given today to prove his hamstring is up to helping Huddersfield towards glory. 3 Brad O’Neill has revealed how close he … Read more

Northern Care Alliance to set up 500 bed virtual ward in Manchester

The NHS Northern Care Alliance is to set up one of the UK’s biggest virtual wards that will monitor more than 500 patients in their own homes. The alliance has appointed Dignio to provide the technology and the project will cover a large part of the Greater Manchester area and the virtual beds will be … Read more

CAMHS bed closures to impact those awaiting care

The Government has said the closure of 11 beds at the Linn Dara Unit for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in Dublin will have implications for those waiting to access care. Minister of State with responsibility for mental health Mary Butler said the situation, which she described as disappointing and deeply regrettable, has arisen … Read more

Plans for huge development of 500 homes, new school and 100-bed care home in Cheshire town

A massive new housing estate with up to 500 homes, a new primary school, local center and elderly accommodation could be built in Cheshire. Harworth Group has launched a consultation on the proposed scheme which would span 56 acres of farmland in Halebank, Widnes, to the west of Hale Gate Road and south of Halebank … Read more

Brechin care worker claimed resident wet bed ‘for attention’ in verbal tirade

Brechin care worker claimed resident wet bed ‘for attention’ in verbal tirade Calendar An icon of a desk calendar. Cancel An icon of a circle with a diagonal line across. caret An icon of a block arrow pointing to the right. E-mail An icon of a paper envelope. Facebook An icon of the Facebook “f” … Read more

CGI picture shows new 66-bed care home plan for former Nuneaton factory land

A new 66-bed care home could be built on land which used to house a former Nuneaton engineering factory. The three-storey building, which could provide a place to live for older people, would be built on the former Ratcliffe building on Tuttle Hill. As we reported in our newsletter, the old Ratcliffe and the former … Read more