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Nourish Presents Daily Echo Proud to Care Award

Yesterday representatives from the care sector across Dorset and the New Forest gathered for the Daily Echo Proud to Care Awards. As the... Read full post

Five Top Tips for Digital Transformation

As a whole, the care sector is yet to fully embrace the power of Digital Transformation and all of the benefits that can offer.... Read full post

How a Carefully Designed Electronic Care System Can Enhance Your Care Team

The future of care management systems is digital. The days of seemingly endless, extensive paper recording, printing and filing – the days spent... Read full post

Care Management Matters – 2017 Dorset Care Conference

Our team just attended the 2017 Dorset Care Conference, hosted by Care Management Matters, and we were honoured to be among such positive... Read full post
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Seasons’ greetings from Nourish

Hello everyone, Just a quick note to wish both our clients and friends a happy holidays and seasons’ greetings. It’s been a fantastic year for... Read full post
Nourish Team

Taking a look at the people behind Nourish

Here at Nourish we’ve always said that care should be empowering, informed, human and connected, so that the care provided can be the best... Read full post
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What To Look For In Your Next Care Home Software Purchase

When looking for care home software, regardless of what it’s intended function you need to purchase the right solution for you requirements. Just... Read full post
Mental Capacity Assessments Roundtable

Together We Care Better Mental Capacity Assessments Roundtable

Back in October we travelled to Devizes, in Wiltshire to host another of our Together We Care Better round table events. This time the topic... Read full post
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Nourish Care Management System Update

Our team have been working hard on a brand new series of features in the latest update to the Nourish care management system. With... Read full post
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Care Planning 101 – How can you improve your care planning and recording?

This week sees the third in our Care Planning 101 Series, which aims to help you get to grips with the basic fundamentals... Read full post
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Harbour House Selected For Dignity and Respect Care Home of The Year

One of Nourish’s longest standing clients Harbour House, has been selected as a finalist of the Dignity & Respect Care Home of The Year category... Read full post
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Care Planning 101 – Getting to grips with KLOEs

The care sector is crammed full of different acronyms all of which clamour for your attention as a care provider. One of the... Read full post
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Care planning 101 – What are care plans and what is the purpose of care planning?

When it comes to understanding care planning sometimes its best to start at the beginning. That’s why we’ve designed this Care Planning 101 series... Read full post

Together We Care Better – Nutrition and Hydration Care Planning Seminar

On October 6th we attended the Hampshire Care Association’s Hydration and Nutrition event for members of the residential and domiciliary care community. During... Read full post
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The Top 10 Essential Care Planning Tips – According To an Ex-CQC Inspector

This week we’ve been speaking to Anne Weston from RHW and asked her what she would say the, “Top 10 essential care planning tips care... Read full post
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Care Stories Episode 5 – Steve The Motorcycle Cop

In the final video from our Care Stories series we got the chance to speak to Steve a former motorcycle police officer who has early... Read full post
Positive person-centred care

Positive and person-centred care – what the experts say

As you may have already seen, we’ve developed a close working relationship with former CQC inspector Anne Weston. Anne who is now is part of... Read full post
The benefits of electronic care management systems

How Much Could You Save With A Care Management System?

Discover the benefits that care providers using Nourish have experienced since using our innovative care management software, such as increasing 1-to-1 resident care... Read full post
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Care Stories Episode 4 – Megan and Alia – The Care Team

In episode four from our Care Stories series we visited Grassington House Residential Care Home in Dorchester and spoke to care worker Alia... Read full post
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The 5 Key Areas Care Providers Need To Focus on To Be Compliant

Over the past few years we’ve formed a close working relationship with former CQC inspector Anne Weston. Anne is now is part of... Read full post
Care Stories - Episode 3 - Ian - The Community Builder

Care Stories Episode 3 – Ian The Community Builder

In the third episode from our Care Stories video series we met Ian Bradford a residential care home owner from Lockerley near Southampton. Ian... Read full post
Integrated person-centred care

Hydration & Nutrition For People With Dementia

Today’s article looks at some of the great new tools being pioneered by the Bournemouth University Dementia Institute (BUDI) to help carers to... Read full post
Together We Care Better

Together We Care Better Event Series

As a company we here at Nourish pride ourselves on our ability to empower those involved in care with everything that we do. This... Read full post
Care plans for the elderly

Nutrition and Hydration Care Planning Seminar – HCA

We are proud to be supporting the Hampshire Care Association’s  (HCA) October 6th seminar event on hydration and nutrition. The event is aimed at... Read full post
Positive person-centred care

Challenging The Negative Media Coverage of The UK Care Sector

We have commissioned a series of care stories focusing on the fantastic stories from the care sector in order to buck the trend of negative... Read full post
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Designing for home care

This post is by Mabel Lazzarin a User Experience (UX) designer from Nourish who focuses on developing the technology we use for use in... Read full post
Care Management System

What are the top 5 benefits of using a care management system?

When it comes to choosing a new care management system to replace an established paper-based care recording process, you need to understand a... Read full post
Carers UK

Digital Resources for Carers – Update from Carers UK

Here at Nourish we believe that all carers should have access to the best tools in order to help enable the care they... Read full post
Care England Forum

Questions on Electronic Care Planning From Care England’s August 2016 Forum

The Care England August forum was a fantastic event helping to network the community and we enjoyed the chance to meet with so many... Read full post
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The Top 12 Mistakes Poor Care Plans Make and How To Avoid Them

If you work in care you will probably spend a great deal of time carefully planning and organising your care pathways and plans.... Read full post
Nuno Almeida Talks At CE50

Digital Healthcare: Shaping The Future

We are proud to announce that Nourish‘s MD Nuno Almeida will be speaking about Digital Clinical Pathways at the Centre of Postgraduate Medical Research and... Read full post
Nourish Care Management System Update August 2016

Nourish Care Management System – August 2016 Update

At Nourish we’re constantly working hard to ensure that care providers are given the best possible experience when using our care management system. Our... Read full post
Dignity in care

What are the 10 Dignity Do’s and dignity champions?

When we speak about how you can deliver dignity in care, it might be hard to conjure up an exact idea of what... Read full post
CQC 2021 strategy

How does Nourish align with CQC guidelines and their 2021 vision?

CQC’s guidelines are regularly updated and are fairly well communicated via inspectors and their website. Here at Nourish we know that staying up to... Read full post
Two million care records for Nourish

Carers Soar To Over Two Million Records In Less Than 4 Months

Carers have now crested two million care notes and records using the Nourish care management system, on smartphones and other devices, help replace paper and... Read full post
Integrated person-centred care

Integrated Person-Centred Care Planning: Beyond The Buzzwords

Let’s face it, when you work in care there can seem to be an overwhelming number of different buzzwords, jargon and acronyms involved in... Read full post
Greenview Residential Care Home

Understanding Care – How Nourish Staff Learn What Care is All About

At Nourish we have a belief that in order to properly understand care, our staff need to have a first-hand experience of what... Read full post
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The Top Ten Reasons to Adopt an Electronic Care Planning System

At Nourish we’ve always been about developing better ways to care and empowering people who care, so they can provide the best outcomes... Read full post
Mental Capacity Assessments

Helping you understand Mental Capacity Assessments – when, why and who should do them?

At first glance mental capacity assessments and the Mental Capacity Act can seem fairly daunting concepts to get to grips with. However, the... Read full post
Smart Care Management System

​Is Smart, Mobile Technology Better at Putting The Person Being Cared For First?

Recently Nourish was approached by a journalist from The Guardian and asked to comment about several key issues currently impacting the world of... Read full post
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The Untapped Potential of Data Science in Social and Health Care

Both the social and health care sectors have been under a lot of pressure recently, as they face a perfect storm of: cuts,... Read full post
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Health Plus Care Show Event Round-up 2016

The 2016 Health Plus Care show in London was undeniably a positive day, not only for the care industries represented – but for those... Read full post
Care Plan Integration

Care Planning: Framing Person-hood to manage Frailty, Needs and Wants

At Nourish we don’t take the typical path when it comes to care plans. Rather than telling care providers how they ‘should’ go... Read full post
Health Plus Care 2016

Nourish are attending Health Plus Care 2016

We’re going to be attending this year’s Health Plus Care show held in the Excel, London from the 29th to the 30th of June. Billed... Read full post
Focusing Digital Health Care

The Financial Case of Focusing Digital Health projects on People

When the Financial Times puts on a conference about digital health, the sector takes notice. Health and social care sectors are changing at... Read full post
Care Plans for Barbara

Why care plans are at the heart of Nourish

At Nourish there are a number of principles that guide our work. Firstly we understand the importance of planning in care, which is... Read full post
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How quick can a care home go online with Nourish?

When we first went into a care home with Nourish, it took a couple of days to get users online. But time has... Read full post
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Carers reach one million records milestone with Nourish

Carers have now recorded more than one million care notes and records on Nourish, the care management system using smartphones and tablets to... Read full post
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Castle House Nursing Home win Award for Outstanding Care Team

Huge congratulations to Castle House Nursing Home in Kenton Mandeville, who we were delighted to present with the award for Outstanding Care Team... Read full post
Kings Fund

Integrated Care: Its All About the Person

At the King’s Fund event on integrated care for older people with frailty this week it was encouraging to see engagement from so... Read full post
Focusing Digital Health Care

Being Proud of Smarter Care

When care providers join Nourish, we provide full training to make sure care staff and managers are ready and confident in using Nourish... Read full post
Care Showcase Brighton

Care Showcase – Brighton Racecourse, March 9th 2016

Nourish is exhibiting at the Care Showcase in Brighton on March 9th – come and visit us for a live demonstration of Nourish... Read full post
Nourish CE50

Nourish named one of the top 50 creative companies in England

This month saw the publication in the national press of the top 50 creative companies in England and at Nourish... Read full post

Who cares wins

Stories of care: what are you going to do that is going to make a difference?

Care is full of challenges, and requires commitment, bravery and compassion. Care often comes with preconceptions, and sometimes it is wonderful to see... Read full post

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Embracing the digital age

As reported in the Dorset Echo, we are delighted to welcome Grassington House Residential Care Home to Nourish. Grassington is the first care... Read full post
Easterlea rest home Denmead

Celebrating good care

Congratulations to Easterlea Rest Home in Denmead, Hampshire, for winning the Care/Nursing Home of the Year award at this year’s Best of Health... Read full post
TechCities award for Nourish

Not just a Tech Award

This is a proud moment for all of us at Nourish, but it should also be a proud moment for the care sector. 

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Care deserves better

Today our daily lives are deeply connected to technology in a way that could hardly have been imagined even just a few years... Read full post

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Showcasing Nourish to ADASS

Nourish was chosen by ADASS (Association of Directors of Adult Social Services) as one of the most innovative social care applications. The opportunity... Read full post
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Nourish at the Care Show

This week Nourish is exhibiting at the Care & Dementia Show at the NEC in Birmingham. Come and see us on stand H64... Read full post
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Nourish announces new upgrade and next-generation care plans

This week we have announced the launch of a new upgrade to our mobile care management system, including next generation real-time, integrated care... Read full post
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People and perspectives: do you see what I see or does he see what she sees?

Nourish attended a fascinating event at the King’s Fund last week, drawing together people from a diverse range of roles all focusing on... Read full post
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Introducing: Integrated Care Plans and Mobile Working

Personalisation, co-ordination, and communication are challenging, both for care providers and for families. Without the right tools in place to support these processes,... Read full post
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Location, location, location and people, people, people

At Nourish we were delighted to be mentioned in an article in the Telegraph recently about the rise of Bournemouth’s tech and creative... Read full post
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Guest blog: real life care and our experiences of Nourish

Jo, Care Manager at the Pines Care Group, shares with us some of the real-life experiences of using Nourish.

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The Future of Integrated Care in Care Homes

Primary care is central to managing good quality care for an ageing population. Whether living independently or in care homes, older people with... Read full post
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Seeing a person, not just a person who needs care

At Nourish, we believe passionately that care should be all about people. We put the person needing care at the heart of everything... Read full post
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Connected Care: using innovation to remind us what care is all about

We have just exhibited at the Bournemouth Care Show where we had another opportunity to talk to a large number of care providers... Read full post
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Nourish set for launch at the Care Show 2014

Nourish is proud to announce the launch of a game changing care management product. Writing notes and handling paper records are recurrently quoted as... Read full post
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Creating Caring Communities: the Role of Care Providers

Engaged communities improve care quality and deliver benefits to families, those receiving and proving care. And whilst this sounds obvious, councils, care agencies... Read full post
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Nourish Care is awarded a grant for International Business Development by Portuguese Incentive Scheme

ALERTISUGERE- LDA was awarded a grant from AICEP (Agência para o Investimento e Comércio de Portugal, E.P.E.) under the Incentive Scheme for Qualification and Internationalization... Read full post