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The Access Group
The Access Group
The UK’s leading integrated care management software, including care scheduling, electronic care plans, eMAR, finance, payroll and recruitment, accessible on any device including mobiles and tablets, with offline functionality.

Over 1,400 care homes and 1,200 homecare branches use Access Group software, including 25% of all those rated Outstanding by the CQC, making us the true market-leading provider of social care software.

Our clients range from single branches/care homes to national franchise networks, including Right at Home, Home Instead and HC One. All our clients use our integrated care management software to enable them to deliver care with greater safety, quality evidence and efficiency.
0845 835 0172
THE ERGO TRAVELLER POWERCHAIR FROM KARMA MOBILITY
Karma Mobility has an extensive range of lightweight aluminium wheelchairs which include some of the lightest wheelchairs on the market and as they do not make wheelchairs for anyone else the designs are unique and often patented. Karma also offers an expanding range of powered wheelchairs including the Ergo Traveller, a lightweight, compact and highly manoeuvrable powerchair that incorporates the patented ‘S-Ergo’ seating system. The Ergo Traveller has been designed for indoor and outdoor use as it is compact enough to fit though most internal doorways and be stored away when not in use yet robust enough to withstand the outdoors.

The unique design of the Ergo Traveller means it can be easily dis-assembled into 4 manageable components with the heaviest weighing only 24kg making it the ideal powerchair for users that often travel by car.  Additional features include: a quick release battery pack that allows the battery to be recharged away from the powerchair, right or left hand joystick controls, height adjustable and flip back arm rest, adjustable backrest angle and height adjustable footplates. An optional attendant control can also be fitted to allow the carer to control the powerchair if necessary.

Supplying the NHS and numerous mobility retailers throughout the UK with its high quality wheelchairs, Karma Mobility ensures that the outstanding design of every product is extensively tested and evaluated before being placed on the market. All Karma products therefore stand the test of time and prove to be an excellent long term investment.  For more information or to find out your nearest Karma Mobility retailer visit: www.karmamobility.co.uk/where-to-buy or call 0845 630 3436.
www.karmamobility.co.uk/where-to-buy
0845 630 3436
The Mobility Furniture Company
The Mobility Furniture Company has over 30 years of experience in providing custom-made, bespoke furniture which are all hand-crafted in the UK.

What makes them stand out from the rest is that they don't just offer you any standard model. They specialise in bringing the luxury of comfortable, stylish, made-to-measure furniture, offering quality rise and recline chairs, matching settees, fixed chairs and adjustable beds.

Committed to maintaining their reputation in providing the highest-quality of custom-made furniture, the company does everything in their power to make sure that every customer is delighted and satisfied with the products and services they offer. In light of this, they have established a Customer Charter where clients take the first step towards buying their products, especially at a time when everyone is looking for full value for each pound they spend. This is where The Mobility Furniture Company offers the reassurance that they are proud to help their customers improve their way of life and that every piece of furniture they offer is British to the core.

The Mobility Furniture Company endeavours to treat every customer with the same respect and attention to their needs and lets them be in charge of every step of the way. They offer free home demonstrations so you can test out the products in a much-relaxed atmosphere and even have a friend or relative with you to help you make the right choice. This way, you are also provided with the opportunity to ask any questions you may have. This means that everyone can be reassured that the company have friendly advisers who will be there with the sole purpose of helping the customers find what they’re looking for and there will be no high-pressure selling.

In addition to this, The Mobility Furniture Company also offers a 68-page brochure for free so that you can browse through their complete product range at your leisure.

If you'd like to request for the 68-page free brochure, get in touch with them on 0800 810 8816 or visit their website at https://mobilityfurniture.co.uk/ for more information.
https://mobilityfurniture.co.uk/
0800 810 8816
Ulysses
Ulysses
Small enough to care, big enough to cope.

Ulysses provide some of the premier Care Management solutions in the industry today. With multiple products, we can provide innovative and intuitive solutions for all Care Businesses, no matter the size.

Simple to implement, our software helps you keep costs down, providing a return on investment from the first day of use, and the ability to save you up to 80% of your admin time. We will help you comply with current healthcare legislations, with audit trails and management reporting available as standard.

We cover monitoring, scheduling HR training requirements; care planning, medication, compliance, communications and finance, and have apps and portals available offline for carers and clients giving us the ability to help every facet of your business.

Get in touch and find out what Ulysses can do  to help your Care Business.
www.rostering-systems.co.uk
01865 890883
W & P Training
W & P Training
W & P Training offers businesses a variety of services within the Adult Care Sector specifically tailored to enhance Care Quality Commission requirements.  W & P are a family run business established in 2001 which prides itself on the quality of its products & services.  We provide a professional, responsive, efficient and impartial service to providers in the Health & Social Care sector. Our team of industry professionals come from a range of backgrounds including: CQC Inspection, Local Authority Policy & Commissioning, Nursing, Social Care, Executive Board Members & Former business owners. Our products and services are up to date with the latest legislation and regulatory guidance and are competitively priced, easily accessible and written and presented in various formats to meet your business needs.

We have a comprehensive range of products and services designed specifically for Small and Medium sizes business in the Health & Social Care Sector:

Policies & Procedures (Residential, Domiciliary, Clinical) English Standards
Policies & Procedures (Domiciliary) Welsh Standards
Policies & Procedures (Domiciliary) Scottish Standards (coming soon)
Business Start-up packages
Business Form packs
Care Certificate training pack
Staff Training Packs (35 Titles)
Management of Medicines
Level 3 & 5 Diplomas
Policy update subscription service
Business Audits (post or pre CQC inspection)
Tender/Bid Preparation
CQC Compliance Workshops
Care Act 2014 awareness workshop

 

Care Excellence Standard (CES)

 The Care Quality Commission or CQC have asked a few selected bodies that specialise in care management to develop a Bespoke Standard, designed solely for the Care Sector. As a result the CES or ‘Care Excellence Standard’. Has been developed and is expected to be launched in the spring of 2016.

Providers who attain the CES will demonstrate that their service EXCEEDS the current CQC standards and will act as a Mark of Excellence against your service. CQC are planning to introduce a new ‘ratings’ initiative which will indicate the level and standard of care provided in care homes. CQC have indicated that the implementation of CES, followed by a 3rd party, independent evaluation will assist Care Providers to achieve the highest rating and will make monitoring much simpler for the provider.

The CES will be an accredited ISO Standard and it is expected that third party auditors will need to be certified to this standard in order to carry out audits against the ISO standards. W&P’s auditors will be IRCA (International Register of Certificated Auditors) trained in readiness for the introduction of this new standard. If you would like to know more about the CES or our accredited audits please phone our Head Office on 01305 767104/www.wandptraining.co.uk

 

Care Certificate Pack

W&P has applied its experience and expertise to develop a training suite that covers all 15 standards of the care certificate. Because we have all worked in Health & Social Care we understand the importance of making training easily accessible, clear and user friendly. Our pack is clearly written so that it’s manageable for the learner and the assessor. The pack includes Notes and Introduction for the provider and Observation Guidance for assessors and an electronic spy pen so the trainer can record evidence. W&P Care Certificate training suite is a comprehensive one stop shop for Care Providers and is backed by our renowned excellent customer service.  
www.wandptraining.co.uk
01305 767104