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Prestige Nursing + Care 2019 Carer of the Year

Meet our Carer of the Year 2019, Connor Swainston-Hunt from our Leicester branch. Connor won Carer of the Year 2019, for his outstanding service to everyone that he cares for. Connor joined the Prestige Nursing + Care senior leaders in October at the Sodexo Global Homecare Senior Leadership Conference in Atlanta, along [...]

2019-11-18T14:09:24+00:00November 18th, 2019|

Prestige Nursing + Care appoints former Four Seasons director as COO

Fiona Williams joins the business from Four Seasons Health Care, where she was managing director for the South East for two years. Before that, she was the group director of Operations at Bluebird Care and a non-executive director for United Kingdom Homecare Association. Commenting on her new role, Williams said: “I’m thrilled to be [...]

2019-12-18T14:00:39+00:00November 15th, 2019|

Prestige Nursing + Care appoints Belinda Berkeley as Managing Director

Prestige Nursing + Care, one of the UK’s most established private nursing care and support care businesses, has appointed Belinda Berkeley as Managing Director. Belinda joins from The Good Care Group where she was Managing Director. She replaces Jonathan Bruce, who has been appointed as CEO of Sodexo UK Homecare. As part of her [...]

2019-11-01T14:34:28+00:00October 1st, 2019|

Prestige Nursing + Care opens Taunton branch

Prestige Nursing + Care, one of the UK’s most established private nursing care and support care agencies, has officially opened its new branch in Taunton. Situated on the High Street, the new office is managed by Chris Hayes with a team of three. The new office covers care for Taunton and the surrounding area, [...]

2019-10-30T19:23:29+00:00September 17th, 2019|

Rare dementia support group in Norwich

At Prestige we understand families effected by young onset dementia or a rare type of dementia may face specific challenges. Our Admiral Nurse is available to offer advice and information to people living with dementia, their carers, families and friends. We are affiliated to the Rare Dementia Support UK (RDS) www.raredementiasupport.org RDS is a UK based [...]

2019-06-04T15:44:59+01:00May 30th, 2019|

Prestige Nursing + Care to speak at Residential and Home Care Show

Prestige Nursing + Care, one of the UK’s most established private nursing care and support care agencies, is to host two sessions at the upcoming Residential and Home Care Show. Jonathan Bruce, Managing Director at Prestige Nursing + Care, will discuss domiciliary care and the future of the market. Additionally, Sue Jones, Admiral Nurse [...]

2019-05-30T15:08:03+01:00May 29th, 2019|

Prestige Nursing + Care awarded CQC Outstanding rating

Prestige Nursing + Care, one of the UK’s most established private nursing care and support care agencies, has received an overall ‘Outstanding’ Care Quality Commission (CQC) rating for its Plymouth branch. The Prestige Nursing + Care branch in Crownhill, Plymouth was rated as outstanding for the way the service is led, and for the level [...]

2019-03-22T14:48:49+00:00March 7th, 2019|

The inconvenient truth about social care

Years of inadequate funding for social care were inevitably going to have consequences. A combination of reduced funding and higher staff costs, following the ‘living wage’ increase have put profitability under severe strain across the care sector. As a result, care providers are beginning to hand back contracts, with 57% of local authorities experiencing this within the [...]

2018-11-14T12:04:38+00:00December 14th, 2016|