CARE SECTOR NEWS

Stephens Scown’s Healthcare Team - Your Trusted Legal Partner

Stephens Scown’s Healthcare Team - Your Trusted Legal Partner

We’re delighted to be working with the Ownacarehome & Buyacarehome Group to support the work being done in this vital sector.  We regularly act for Buyers of care homes as well as funders and investors.  As a full service law firm, we also offer a wide range of legal services designed to meet the specific needs of the care home sector. 

Confused about the proposed changes to flexible working rules?

Confused about the proposed changes to flexible working rules?

CIPD found 49% of businesses were unaware of the impending legal changes and what they need to do to prepare. If that sounds like you, don’t worry download our partner Citation’s brand-new free guide covering all your responsibilities as an employer.


 

Spotlight on Mark Hickman of Chandler & Co.

Spotlight on Mark Hickman of Chandler & Co.

Mark Hickman, director at Chandler & Co.  Independent Care Home and wider health & social care sector mortgage brokers, talks about care home transformation and the need for funding for a sustainable care home sector.

NEW free guide to help your members tackle long-term sickness absences

NEW free guide to help your members tackle long-term sickness absences

Long-term sickness absence is at a record high, which is a real headache for employers. It’s the top absence-related issue our clients are calling our 24/7 advice line about, and it’s something that can leave a business facing lost productivity, escalating costs, and even potential tribunal claims.

FREE Health & Safety health check from Citation

FREE Health & Safety health check from Citation

With the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) charging £166 per hour for any interventions they have to make when inspecting your care business, can you afford to slip up when it comes to Health & Safety?


Social Care Sector & the CQC – A Brief Look at What Health and Social Care Providers Need to Know

Social Care Sector & the CQC – A Brief Look at What Health and Social Care Providers Need to Know

In 2022, CQC set out its new regulatory approach for health and care providers. Its aim remains to drive improvements across the sector but address the issues they have faced over the years