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CareDocs Update (v4.5.0) Including COVID-19 Vaccination and Lateral Flow Testing Features

2021-02-01T13:36:59+00:00February 1st, 2021|

Our first software update of 2021 is now available to download. V4.5.0 introduces new and important tools to provide additional support with managing coronavirus in your setting, including lateral flow testing forms, vaccination consent and recording, and infection prevention and control audit. This is our fourth major coronavirus focused update which takes our total number of COVID-19 features [...]

CareDocs Update (v4.4.2) Including Greater COVID-19 Awareness and System Improvements

2020-11-30T10:20:21+00:00November 30th, 2020|

Our development team and care sector specialists have taken the opportunity to look at various sections of the software and see where improvements can be made. As well as new features, small changes can make a [...]

What is the Waterlow Score and how can it help assess risk of pressure injuries?

2020-11-24T17:12:18+00:00November 24th, 2020|

Pressure ulcers  Pressure ulcers, also known as pressure sores or bedsores, can occur when there’s prolonged pressure on the skin, causing injury to the skin and underlying tissue. Symptoms can range from discoloured skin, itchiness, or pain, to more [...]

8 Ways You Can Prevent & Control COVID-19 and Other Infections Using CareDocs 

2020-11-09T11:40:24+00:00November 6th, 2020|

Infection control is a major theme that runs through the Department of Health and Social Care’s 2020-21 winter plan. The devasting effects that virus outbreaks can have within a care setting were made clear during the first wave of coronavirus cases. Now with winter [...]

CareDocs Update (v4.4.1) Including Tab Navigation and System Improvements

2020-10-19T12:56:19+01:00October 19th, 2020|

The release day has arrived! We’ve been talking about CareDocs software version v4.4.1 for some weeks and we’re happy to announce it’s now available to download.   As part of our plan to improve accessibility in CareDocs and your [...]

Government to Provide 11,000 iPads to England’s Care Homes 

2020-10-05T13:04:06+01:00October 2nd, 2020|

Winter Support Coronavirus has posed unique challenges to the key workers providing care and those individuals receiving it, with social isolation and loneliness being major issues. The Department of Health and Social Care’s (DHSC) [...]

The CareDocs Journey: Transitioning to Digital Care Management 

2020-09-11T16:15:36+01:00September 11th, 2020|

The CareDocs Journey: Transitioning to Digital Care Management  CareDocs has a fantastic reputation among care providers. Many people will have heard of us because of our digital care recording and management software. Our user-friendly system, industry experts and [...]

A Quick Guide to Alternative and Complementary Therapy

2020-09-17T15:12:24+01:00September 4th, 2020|

Taking a Different Approach   Alternative and complementary therapies are increasing in popularity, with independent studies finding there are short-term and long-term benefits for certain conditions. However, most professional scientific bodies don’t recognise many as official forms of treatment. Given this, therapies are worth researching in detail before deciding whether you should introduce one into your care home.  [...]

We’re Looking for a Senior Business Development Manager to Join Our Team (Post Filled)

2020-10-16T15:51:57+01:00August 20th, 2020|

Please note this post has been filled. What is a Senior Business Development Manager? Are you accomplished in the field of sales with senior level experience? Do you have a proven track record of [...]

Ten Reasons You Should Scrap Paper and Move to a Digital Care Management System

2020-07-31T15:44:56+01:00July 31st, 2020|

When CareDocs was founded, its focus was to help care staff provide a more efficient service to residents, who, in turn would benefit from improved care. Our mission remains the same today, but we have [...]