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Supported Living Services

Case Study: Supported Living Services

We caught up with Hans Morano, at Supported Living Services, to find out how they are getting on with electronic care planning, and... Read full post
St Bernards & Nourish Case Study

Case Study: St Bernards residential

St Bernards is a  family run, residential care home in Solihull, providing long-term care, respite care and day care services for the elderly.... Read full post
Vestacare

Case Study: Vestacare

We caught up with Neela, the head of business development at Vestacare, to find out how they are getting on with electronic care... Read full post
Jewish Care and Nourish Case Study

Case Study: Jewish Care

We caught up with Ffion and Paul from Jewish Care to find out how their staff feel about making the transition to digital.... Read full post
Community Integrated Care & Nourish Case Study

Case Study: Community Integrated Care

We caught up with Nigel Lemmon, one of the trustees at Community Integrated Care, who went to see how they have found the implementation... Read full post
NHS free iPad Give away

NHS free iPad giveaway supports the care sector by providing access to internet and tech

Many care services still work solely on paper, with the pressures in which they operate, many still lack the confidence to start using... Read full post
How to prevent, detect and treat dehydration in older adults

How to prevent, detect and treat dehydration in older adults

Getting enough fluids is incredibly important for our health, and even more so the older we get. After all, our bodies are made... Read full post
Health Investor UK webinar: Digital transformation is now urgent!

Nourish & Health Investor Webinar: Digital transformation is now urgent!

After dealing with the perfect storm which was the Coronavirus pandemic hitting care homes across the globe, we saw a step change in... Read full post
Adult Social Care Infection Control Fund

Government Infection Control Fund

Government Infection Control Fund could help you switch to electronic care planning After the devastating effects Covid-19 has had on the social care... Read full post
How data and analytics can improve your care management

How data and analytics can improve your care management

Many of us use some kind of technology to monitor our health and well-being. We’ve got fitness trackers, smart watches, sleep trackers, fluid... Read full post
A guide to electronic care planning: what are the costs?

A guide to Electronic Care Planning: What are the costs?

Many care providers are now looking towards a smarter way of working, and with the recent strain put on the care sector due... Read full post
Coronavirus in care homes

Coronavirus in care homes: how care has been managed in cases of Covid-19

As the Coronavirus pandemic swept the globe and hit the UK earlier in March this year, care homes were put under more strain... Read full post

5 Ways to improve mental health and well-being in elderly care homes

The UK’s population is growing, and the over 60s make up over 20% of us, and with people living longer, there is expected... Read full post
Florence Nightingale 200th Birthday

Celebrating Florence Nightingale’s 200th Birthday

Today marks the bicentenary of Florence Nightingale, the statistician who paved the way for modern nursing and social care. Born in 1820, she... Read full post
How to stay connected to those in care

How to stay connected to those in care

We’re living in strange times at the moment. With the world on lockdown due to the concerns regarding the spread of Coronavirus, and... Read full post
Nourish Analytics Forum 2020

Nourish Analytics Forum 2020: A future of applying data science in the care sector

At Nourish Care, we recently held our second Care Analytics Forum at The Hilton Hotel in Bournemouth, where we welcomed 35 care providers... Read full post
Evidencing care to boost CQC ratings

How a more efficient care management system can boost CQC ratings

The CQC is starting to recognise the importance of technology within social care and is actively pushing the benefits of a number of... Read full post
New technology revolutionising care

The new technologies revolutionising the way we care

New Technology in Care New technology in care is revolutionising the way we support people and artificial intelligence is quickly making an impression... Read full post

Community Integrated Care: “This really is the future of social care”

Community Integrated Care is one of the UK’s largest health and social care charities. Working in the community, they deliver life-enhancing support to people... Read full post

Elizabeth Lodge: Going Paperless

Elizabeth Lodge Elizabeth Lodge is a well-established and family run residential care home based in Alverstoke, Gosport.  It has a team of twenty-seven... Read full post

Thrills & Spills: The Care & Dementia Show

This blog aims to give a flavour of our experience at the care and dementia show. In addition, it contains two bite size... Read full post

The Retired and Ageing: is social capital an untapped potential?

The retired and ageing hold two invaluable commodities time and knowledge. With employment, affordable housing and free university education, the older generation accumulated... Read full post

Christmas Activities for Your Care Home

It seems that Christmas is well and truly upon us! Mariah, Sinatra, Bublé and even Bieber are clearly going to be unavoidable for... Read full post

Smiles in the aisles, tickle your fancy?

I believe that people should live life with a smile on their face. Smiles breed smiles, and furthermore, they cost us nothing 😊.... Read full post
art therapy

The Benefits of Art Therapy in Social Care

Art therapy is a form of psychotherapy used to encourage self-expression through creativity. Generally, it can help improve emotional well-being and overall quality... Read full post
Hydration and Nutrition

3 Ways Nourish Encourages Good Nutrition and Hydration

This week it’s Nutrition and Hydration Week, where people are encouraged to raise awareness of the health benefits of eating enough of the... 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
Care home software

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
Falls risk assessment form

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
Harbour House Sundial

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
KLOEs - sign in book

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

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
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
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
Westbourne Arcade Dorset

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
poor care plans - how to avoid

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
electronic care planning system

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
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
care management platform

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
one million care records

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

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
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

Nourish Robot

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
Nourish blog

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
Nourish blog

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
Nourish blog

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