Norfolk & Suffolk Care Support Ltd
8th January 2020

Norfolk Care Association Chief Executive Job Advertisement

The advertisement for the role of Chief Executive of the Norfolk care associatrion has been issued.

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30th December 2019

Tapping into Technology - A new way of recruiting?

A new app, Care Friends, has been developed to enable social care staff to recommend a friend to jobs by linking into their social networks. The concept came from Neil Eastwood who wrote 'Saving Social Care', and has been part-funded by EU regional development money and Skills for Care.

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30th December 2019

New: I Stumble is here.

‘I Stumble’ is an algorithm developed by the West Midlands Ambulance Service to help care home staff safely and effectively assess a fallen resident for injury. It gives clear instruction as to when to call 999. It allows care home staff to identify an uninjured resident and safely pick up the resident using appropriate lifting equipment.

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27th December 2019

What do you know about IDDSI?

The following message was issued to Norfolk's care providers by NCC's QA Team on 27/12/19....

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23rd December 2019

PBS practitioner training in Cambridge and Chelmsford

Health Education England has commissioned training for people who support people with autism

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20th December 2019

ASC-WDS update from Skills for Care

Skills for Care have issued an update detailing some recent additions to the Adult Social Care Workforce Dataset (ASC-WDS)

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20th December 2019

Establishing a care association for Norfolk - update

The interim board for the Norfolk Care Association has issued the latest progress update....

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18th December 2019

Adult Safeguarding & Homelessness - A seminar with Dr Adi Cooper

The Norfolk Safeguarding Adults Board (NSAB) is pleased to welcome Dr Adi Cooper to Norfolk to deliver a seminar on adult safeguarding and homelessness.

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16th December 2019

National Medicines Safety Improvement Programme

The Eastern Academic Health Science Network are trying to gather as much information as they can from the people who work in and with care homes. To do this they are inviting all care homes to take part in a short e-survey which should only take five minutes.

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16th December 2019

Norfolk Older People’s Care Homes Dashboard

In February 2019 Norfolk County Council held three Developing the Future Together residential and nursing care events that were attended by nearly 200 people representing approximately 80 care providers. Following the interest in the analysis presented at these events the Council’s Adult Social Care Workforce, Markets and Brokerage Team has launched the Norfolk Older People’s Care Homes Dashboard.

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Noroflk Care Awards Skills for Care Accolades DFN Matrix