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- Relief for 13,000 elderly and disabled customers as care firm Allied Healthcare is saved
A home care group that provides vital services to 13,000 elderly and disabled people has been sold just weeks after the care regulator warned that it was on the brink of bankruptcy.
Daily Mail. Saturday, 1 Dec 2018.
- Allied Healthcare to transfer care contracts
The home care provider was warned this month by the care regulator about its financial sustainability.
BBC News. Friday, 16 Nov 2018.
- Fire service will ferry 'the most vulnerable' patients home from a struggling hospital
The Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service will help support patients discharged from Alexandra Hospital in Redditch who 'need help to settle' but not at-home care.
Daily Mail. Friday, 9 Nov 2018.
- Maine voters reject universal home care referendum
The ballot measure would have hiked taxes to cover no-cost, at-home healthcare services for seniors and disabled people regardless of income level.
Modern Healthcare. Wednesday, 7 Nov 2018.
- Home health care, bonds on statewide ballot in Maine
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Mainers are deciding on a proposal to raise taxes to provide universal home care and bond initiatives totaling $200 million on Election Day. ...
Washington Times. Tuesday, 6 Nov 2018.
- Home care services threatened, says regulator
One of the biggest care home providers in England is facing a "credible risk of service disruption", inspectors have warned.
Sky News. Tuesday, 6 Nov 2018.
- Major home care provider 'at risk'
Allied Healthcare delivers services to over 13,000 older and vulnerable people across the UK.
BBC News. Tuesday, 6 Nov 2018.
- Universal Home Care Is On The Ballot In Maine
The Universal Home Care ballot initiative in Maine would provide free home care for some older residents and possibly higher pay for care workers.
Forbes. Thursday, 1 Nov 2018.
- Schools and nurseries shut by Glasgow equal pay strike
Hundreds of schools and nurseries are shut and home care services affected in Glasgow as council workers begin a strike over equal pay.
Sky News. Tuesday, 23 Oct 2018.
- Building A Strong Home Care Workforce
To build a strong home care workforce, says expert Ai-jen Poo, we need to offer higher pay and better quality jobs. Some states are helping.
Forbes. Friday, 12 Oct 2018.
- Can Procter & Gamble (PG) Surpass Earnings Estimates in Q1?
P&G (PG) benefits from higher demand for skincare products along with fabric and home care products. However, softness in grooming and baby care businesses, and recent pricing actions are concerns.
Zacks. Friday, 12 Oct 2018.
- Ageing Australians are finding alternatives to living alone or in a nursing home
As the nation's population ages, many people are looking to at-home care and even living with housemates.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Monday, 24 Sep 2018.
- Univar (UNVR) Inks Distribution Deal With Colonial Chemical
Univar's (UNVR) latest deal will expand its surfactant portfolio and address the growing demand for natural products in home care and personal care markets.
Zacks. Thursday, 7 Jun 2018.
- Medicare Advantage insurer Clover Health bets on home care
Clover Health, a Medicare Advantage insurer that uses data analytics to care for its members, will provide in-home primary care and genetic testing to its sickest senior patients.
Modern Healthcare. Wednesday, 9 May 2018.
- 'I think my mom will die waiting': Ontario budget doesn't do enough for long-term care, family says
The Liberals rolled out their budget this week promising big spending on daycare, dental care, and home care. But some families are asking if it will make a difference to patients waiting for long-term care spaces now.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Friday, 30 Mar 2018.
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