May 06 2021 11:43AM
Health Business News - Two new marketing and communication professionals have joined Careline Lifestyles, an independent provider of high-quality nursing and residential care who operate nine homes from Teesside to North Northumberland. Bronwyn Mogie, 28 from Jarrow joins the company as their Marketing and Communications Manager after a career with some of the world s biggest advertising agencies in London where she produced work for brands such Google amp Unilever.
Sep 30 2020 11:01AM
Health Business News - Research from an independent champion for people who use health and social care services has made a series of recommendations to improve children and young people s mental health services. One recommendation, in particular, encourages the promotion of self-referral into these services.
Feb 22 2021 01:03PM
Health Business News - If there s ever been a time that has demanded a surge of self-care, it s now. Throughout the past year, the trend for self-care has rocketed. People everywhere have been using the lockdowns as an opportunity not only for self-improvement but for self-love.
Dec 18 2020 07:05PM
Health Business News - Two North Tyneside businesses have received awards for their community work and the way they have adapted to the COVID crisis in a YouTube virtual ceremony.
Jul 07 2020 01:27PM
Health Business News - MDNA Life Sciences, the world s leading developer of cancer detection tests based on mitochondrial DNA, is making a COVID-19 virus testing service available from its Newcastle upon Tyne laboratory directly to commercial businesses and other organisations with immediate effect.
Apr 07 2021 10:32AM
Health Business News - A Newcastle nursing and residential home s Clinical Lead Nurse has been awarded a prestigious Healthwatch Newcastle Star for her caring and positive nature. Healthwatch Newcastle gathers and represents the views and experiences of children and adults on local health and social care services.
Dec 15 2020 10:55PM
Health Business News - Christmas is just around the corner and a fantastic present for Healthwatch Newcastle would be the appointment of a new Chair for its Healthwatch Committee. Healthwatch Newcastle gathers and represents the views and experiences of children and adults on local health and social care services.
Oct 08 2020 09:17AM
Health Business News - The latest addition to the family is proving popular in the worldwide fight against COVID-19. Richard Johnston and Steve Redpath are directors of EC Groundworks and along with David Dougal are designers of the new SOS Stations.
Apr 21 2021 11:27AM
Health Business News - Northumberland Freemasons have pledged their support to the NHS by sponsoring a special variety show to say thank you to NHS, Social Care and Frontline Workers.
Dec 21 2021 11:34AM
Health Business News - With Christmas just around the corner, Healthwatch Newcastle and Healthwatch Gateshead are asking patients across the region to order and collect repeat prescriptions in good time for the holiday period.
Oct 04 2021 08:39PM
Health Business News - Volunteering can help save lives Health and social care champions, Newcastle Healthwatch and Gateshead Healthwatch, are looking to recruit volunteers who want to make a difference to local services. Volunteers play a vital role in helping people have their say on health and social care.
Sep 29 2021 12:31PM
Health Business News - A Tyneside care home is celebrating the long service of one of its members of staff. Nikki Foggin started at the care home company, Solehawk, in 2001 as a carer at its Kenton Manor care home, in Kenton, going on to work as a domestic and in the kitchen in its nearby Kenton Hall facility.
Sep 24 2021 03:47PM
Health Business News - A woman, who has a passion for cooking, is celebrating 30 years service at a Tyneside care home. Linda Nigrelli started as a domestic at Ashton Court in Newcastle in September 1991. She since has worked in various roles at the home, on West Road, but the kitchen has been her passion and she has risen through the ranks in that environment from kitchen assistant to head cook.
Sep 16 2021 11:34AM
Health Business News - Malsis Hall, in Glusburn near Keighley welcomed Julian Smith, MP for Skipton and Ripon to see first-hand its specialist care facilities. The country house has been converted into a care centre designed to provide recovery and rehabilitation for people with mental health conditions, often resulting from psychological trauma.
Sep 03 2021 09:41AM
Health Business News - You may read the phrase imposter syndrome and be surprised that there s a term for something you feel without realising it s a common thing. Have you ever felt like you re not good enough for the career you have Do you doubt yourself and feel like an imposter in the workplace Do you have a nagging feeling that you re winging it You re not alone.
Aug 09 2021 01:54PM
Health Business News - A summerhouse erected during the peak of the pandemic at a South Tyneside nursing and residential care home to provide a safe place for visitors to come and meet their family members has found a new role in helping with the mindfulness and mental well-being of those in its care.
Aug 08 2021 07:52AM
Health Business News - A North Shields Supported Living business that supports people with learning Disabilities and Autism has received a national award for the way it looks after its employees. Orbis Support provides supported living for disabled adults with learning disabilities who wish to live in their own home.
Aug 04 2021 10:51PM
Health Business News - Staff at Helping Hands Community Care have been honoured with a Community Champion award from their local MP. Hexham branch manager Pam Smith and the team recently received the award from MP Guy Opperman for services to the community.
Aug 02 2021 02:49PM
Health Business News - The economy is reopening. Workers are returning to the office after a year of remote working and furlough, reigniting our normal schedules and getting careers back on track. However, you may find it difficult to adjust from our lockdown routines and back to a world of work and socialising. We all want to do well at work.
Jul 13 2021 02:11PM
Health Business News - A Wisbech care home s maintenance person has transformed the garden area to bring in more colour and make the space more enjoyable for residents. Janice Webb has created colourful art features in Dove Court care home s garden, as residents at the home are not able to grow many flowers due to a large tree blocking the sunlight to the flower beds.
Jun 29 2021 07:52AM
Health Business News - When you re approaching your period, you ll most likely be on the lookout for some giveaway signs that it s coming. For some people, their period arrives like clockwork, and they can predict it with confidence. For others, however, it can sometimes come as a surprise.
Jun 25 2021 11:53AM
Health Business News - Darlington-based personal trainer, Sara Woods, has taken part in what has been named the toughest event on a road bike . The 55-year-old, who is a self-employed personal trainer at the Bannatyne health club in Darlington, applied to participate in The Yorkshire Beast following a major operation. The Yorkshire Beast is a 200-mile cycle which includes 16,000 ft of climbing.
Jun 21 2021 02:42PM
Health Business News - For new parents, lockdown has been a surreal time. On one hand, many parents have been able to work from home or have been furloughed, allowing them more time than ever to focus on their precious new arrival. On the other hand, however, the pandemic has brought with it many uncertainties and unexpected worries for new parents.
Jun 15 2021 04:00PM
Health Business News - A care home regional manager embarked on a 100-mile cycle to raise money for Dementia UK. Sam Armstrong, who works for Healthcare Management Solutions, planned her bike ride to start at Riverside House, Morpeth, and stop at Appleby Care Home, North Shields, for well-earned refreshments before her trip home. Both homes are operated by Healthcare Management Solutions.
Jun 14 2021 01:38PM
Health Business News - An established County Durham family funeral business is celebrating a century of serving its local community. Alderson s Family Funerals had its roots established in 1921 in Ushaw Moor when Robert William Alderson founded a joinery and funeral directing business.
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