BREXIT ……..

EU EXIT CONTINGENCY PLAN FOR CARE PROVIDERS   The Care Provider Alliance has reported that providers in all counties are being asked to produce documentation on their contingency planning for Brexit.  They have developed a template which may be of assistance to providers. To download please click on the following link https://gallery.mailchimp.com/4446e4c16abacae03e1135fb6/files/f0a04c6c-7070-4c79-bc34-f33bb75b2961/EU_Exit_Contingency_Plan_for_Care_Providers_FINAL_2.docx

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CQC Fees – CQC fees for registered providers 2019/20 : Fee Consultation response

Please see below a letter from CQC regarding the fees consultation response for care providers for 2019/20.    CQC fees for registered providers 2019/20  : Fees consultation response   The independent regulator of health and social care in England 27 March 2019 Dear colleague, Care Quality Commission (CQC) fees for registered providers 2019/20  I am […]

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Suffolk Safeguarding Adults 1. SAB Conference and 2019 SAB Board Newsletter

Download a copy of the first SAB Newsletter in 2019   SAB Newsletter Spring 2019     Dominic Nasmyth-Miller SAB Professional Advisor (Performance & Quality Assurance) Endeavour House Russell Road Ipswich Suffolk IP1 2BX   01473 260813   dominic.nasmyth-miller@suffolk.gov.uk     Click on the following link to download the Suffolk Safeguarding Adults Board Newsletter 2018   […]

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2019 SUFFOLK CARE CONFERENCE

The 2019 Suffolk Care Conference    “ENSURING THE BEST QUALITY OF CARE WITHIN SUFFOLK”   **A POSITIVE APPROACH – THE WAY AHEAD **TRANSFORMATION – THE WAY WE WORK **MANAGING MOUNTING PRESSURES – THE WAY WE COPE  2019 Suffolk Care Conference Wherstead Park – 21st March 2019 Over 120 providers of differing types of care service […]

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CARE DEVELOPMENT EAST (formerly the Suffolk Brokerage)

Care Development East (formerly the Suffolk Brokerage): www.caredevelopmenteast.co.uk 2019 Suffolk Care Awards  The clock is ticking… There are only 2 weeks left! REMINDER – Suffolk Care Awards 2019 applications are open On the 1st March we proudly launched the Suffolk Care Awards 2019. For more information on how to apply and what the categories are […]

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DIABETIC PAGE

April 2019 Update from Duet Diabetes Insulin Safety Week (ISW) 20-26 May 2019 The organisers of this national campaign are keen to reach out to care providers looking after people who require insulin.  After a very successful inaugural year in 2018, we would encourage care homes to get involved by registering and take part to […]

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HMRC’s Social Care Compliance Scheme Employer Guide September 2018…A Little Clarity…Finally!!

Update February 2019  The following update has been voluntarily sent in to SAICP from Lloyd Clarke at Attwells Solicitors :  Article_The Sleep-ins Crisis Rumbles On…Supreme Court grants Unison Permission to Appeal…Lifeline for Care Providers in Jeopardy_22.02.19  Any provider who wishes to  consult independently on the above should liaise directly with Lloyd Clarke, Senior Associate Solicitor Health […]

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SAICP AGM 2018 – REPORT AND DETAILS OF THE SAICP STEERING GROUP 2018/19

REPORT ON THE SAICP AGM HELD AT IP CITY ON 20TH JUNE 2018 The Association’s AGM was held on 20th June 2018 at IP City in Ipswich and was attended by 32 members. A copy of the minutes and report from the Chair and Financial report will shortly be available along with a copy of […]

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SUFFOLK CARE AWARDS

  2019 Suffolk Care Awards On the 1st March we proudly launched the Suffolk Care Awards 2019. For further information go to:  Suffolk Care Awards 2019   2018 SUFFOLK CARE AWARDS  HOME ABOUT CATEGORIES SPONSORS 2018 WINNERS THE SUFFOLK CARE AWARDS 2018 and the winners are…….!!!!! PROMOTING DIGNITY AND RESPECT IN EVERYDAY LIFE This award […]

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FIRE SERVICE INFORMATION AND TRAINING

Following the 2017 Suffolk Care Conference we are delighted to have established a valuable link with Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service. Please find below files which contain vital information and guidance for providers relating to fire prevention in the health and social care sectors and information on training and support available. This information has been […]

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ACS – Fee Negotiations for 2019/20

ACS rates for 2019/20  (see below)    The new rates will be implemented for 2019/20 as per the following email the Association has received from ACS: The rates will be implemented for the next pay-run for residential/nursing services and automated payments. As the last pay run for residential/nursing included advance payment until 14th April, i.e. […]

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SAICP Membership Application form 2019/20

The Association’s membership year runs from 1st April until 31st March. The membership fee for 2019/20 is £70 per provider outlet Please email moira@saicp.org.uk for a membership application form for 2019/20 or click on the following line to download a copy.   SAICP Limited Membership Application Form 2018 to 2019 SAICP Limited Membership Application Form […]

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INAPPROPRIATE HOSPITAL DISCHARGES AND REPORTING FORM

  Inappropriate Hospital Discharges  2014  We are still receiving the forms and sending them into the CCG.  We have also now met with the head of clinical quality at the CCG and they are finding the information very useful. There have not been so many forms in the last few months so I hope that […]

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SAICP Limited Steering Group 2018/19

The 2018/19 SAICP Limited Steering Group are as follows:  Note: Two providers requested, and it was agreed to have a shared representation on the Steering Group to ensure continued representation within the Association and at meetings in the coming year. Prema Dorai (CHAIR) Cardinal Healthcare Nursing, domiciliary and day services Alicia Wright (Joint VICE-CHAIR) Fuchsia […]

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