Protecting More, Costing Less
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Protecting More, Costing Less

Being in control of protecting all against germs and viruses  Setting standards of quality for the safety of staff, residents and visitors across your Care Homes is pivotal and a responsibility however ensuring this is done in the most efficient and cost effective way can be challenging which is where Safe Touch really allows that much […]

Creating a culture of IPC compliance that works for you
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Creating a culture of IPC compliance that works for you

IPC compliance refers to the adherence to infection control measures put in place to cope with an outbreak of the coronavirus in healthcare-centric workplaces. The importance of robust infection control is key to a strong sector recovery from the pandemic and as the IPC compliance assessment tool notes, “it is integral to the control of […]

What are home visits and why do they matter?
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What are home visits and why do they matter?

Still a relatively new idea here in the UK, home visits have huge potential to boost a retirement living operator’s sales strategy. Home visits and other person-centred activities can help you address resistance and turn what feels like a rejection into an opportunity for change. The relationship isn’t over when you hear the commonly uttered […]

The Benefits of Shared Care Records
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The Benefits of Shared Care Records

S.A.F.E. is designed to help consumers make informed decisions about the most suitable location for their loved ones. It is built on a principle that there should be a way to enable anyone to know about a care provider’s services, to ensure the services are suitable and appropriate for the individual’s needs. Going back to […]

The Value of Antimicrobial Touch-Points
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The Value of Antimicrobial Touch-Points

Who is Safe Touch? Safe Touch Global has two key focus areas: Increasing peoples safety from viruses and germs Reducing the cost of constant cleaning time and product Safe Touch Global is the UK distributor of the leading antimicrobial touchpoint provider, Veraco. Antimicrobial products have been increasingly expanding around us to help protect us from viruses […]

How the pandemic has shaped digital transformation – WiFi Spark
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How the pandemic has shaped digital transformation – WiFi Spark

How the pandemic has shaped digital transformation The development of technological solutions to enrich and aid the lives of those giving and receiving care across the industry is a continuously dynamic process. Where ideas and designs may have been in the pipeline, 2020 saw providers accelerate the adoption of their roadmaps to combat the new […]

How to Choose a Care Home Air Purifying System
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How to Choose a Care Home Air Purifying System

Make sure your system stops the risk of airborne aerosol transmission  At the start of the Coronavirus pandemic, official guidelines from the World Health Organization (WHO) focused on addressing droplet transmission. It’s known that when people sneeze, cough, or talk they expel particles, which contain droplets and aerosols. Droplets are heavy and fall to the […]

CQC Reports During Covid-19 — Find Safe UK Care Homes
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CQC Reports During Covid-19 — Find Safe UK Care Homes

CQC reports are one of the best ways to keep track of how safe care services are. But how is the CQC responding to the Covid-19 pandemic?  And where should you go to find information you can trust about UK care homes’ safety measures? Read this article to find out more about the current state […]

PPE in Care Homes: What Are The Guidelines?
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PPE in Care Homes: What Are The Guidelines?

Shortages of personal protective equipment (PPE) amidst the Covid-19 outbreak has been a topic of controversy. Reports of a lack of PPE in care homes brings great concern to those with elderly or disabled relatives. People want to feel secure that loved ones residing in care are safe, and rightly so. If you’re looking for […]