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17/01/2019
Core Assets Group and Partnerships in Children’s Services are joining forces to create a UK specialist fostering network.
17/01/2019
Waterland Private Equity has acquired Sandcastle Care, a residential childcare provider offering long-term therapeutic care across 18 sites in the Northwest of England.
17/01/2019
Healthcare facilities investor Octopus Healthcare, part of the Octopus Group, has raised a further £133.5 million for its Octopus Healthcare Fund.
16/01/2019
Private equity firm Apposite Capital, has announced that its portfolio company Swanton Care and Community has acquired Courtyard Care.
15/01/2019
Manual, an online platform designed to improve men’s health, has achieved £5 million in venture capital seed funding .
15/01/2019
New Care, which develops and operates care homes, has been given permission to create two centres in Stockport, representing a £30 million investment.
14/01/2019
NHS England’s chief digital officer has quit to join private sector primary care provider Livi.
11/01/2019
Former MP Nicola Blackwood has been given a peerage to facilitate her appointment as health minister responsible for the digital and innovation brief.

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Recruitment and retention

When people are one of your greatest assets, it's essential that you are recruiting and retaining the right ones. Neil Eastwood, author of Saving Social Care, advisor to the Department of Health & Social Care's national recruitment campaign, and founder of Sticky People, shares his sector insight
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Specialist care

Andrew Cannon, chief executive of Voyage Care, believes in understanding his workforce. The boss of the UK specialist care provider, which supports more than 3,500 people with learning disabilities, autism, brain injuries and other complex needs, says: "it's about love". HealthInvestor UK gets the lowdown
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There has been a policy-driven move towards returning responsibility for healthcare to the individual; while greater independence, choice and control over their care sounds like a positive move, for care providers, this can come with inherent risk. Clare Connell and Ryan Perrott ask, ‘Is the concept of individual choice being pushed too far?’
A recent Freedom of Information request has put local authority care home spending in question. Is it time to call public sector provision to account? HealthInvestor UK investigates
In an innovative move designed to speed up access to treatment, health insurer Bupa is joining forces with independent hospital provider HCA Healthcare UK to launch a network of specialist centres for the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer
A CMA investigation into the CareTech-Cambian tie-up is expected to delay the deal until at least the new year. The intervention – which is one of many in the sector – also raises further questions over the potential for consolidation in sensitive areas of social care. Jeremy Bowden investigates
HealthInvestor UK reflects on 2018
Montreux Healthcare Fund’s recent acquisition of Chester Healthcare is part of an ambitious expansion plan. Chief executive Oliver Harris tells HealthInvestor UK about the deal and what the future holds
With the primary care system under pressure, digital triage solutions are rapidly gaining traction among GPs. HealthInvestor UK speaks to Andrew Gardner, chief executive of Doctorlink, about a new digital solution to the GP burden


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HealthInvestor UK reflects on 2018
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Deal intervention

A CMA investigation into the CareTech-Cambian tie-up is expected to delay the deal until at least the new year. The intervention - which is one of many in the sector - also raises further questions over the potential for consolidation in sensitive areas of social care. Jeremy Bowden investigates
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