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Make sure you’re up-to-date with all the latest insights from the care industry.

Here our experts provide handy tips for care home managers, advice on how to care for the elderly and a wide range of other care and health related news and information. We’ll also keep you updated with the most recent CareDocs developments. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn for new updates.

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

February 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 [...]

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

November 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, [...]

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

November 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, [...]

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

November 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 [...]

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

October 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 [...]

The CareDocs Journey: Transitioning to Digital Care Management 

September 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 [...]

A Quick Guide to Alternative and Complementary Therapy

September 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 [...]

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

August 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 [...]

5 Tips for Launching New Mobile Technologies and Encouraging Staff Engagement in Care Homes

July 24th, 2020|

Why Should I Fix What Isn’t Broken? You can always improve upon performance even if your current system does the job just fine. Staying fixed to one method of [...]