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22/01/2019
Bupa Dental Care has acquired nine dental practices in the past six months across the UK and Ireland, delivering a mix of NHS and private dentistry.
21/01/2019
A new report from property advisor Christie & Co suggests that opportunities and investment in the care sector are set to grow in 2019, despite challenges.
21/01/2019
The Montreux Healthcare Fund has acquired UK epilepsy care provider Independence Homes in a deal that will add £7.25 million EBITDA.
21/01/2019
NHS Employers today launched a guide to nursing associates, a new regulated role which bridges the gap between health and care assistants and registered nurses.
21/01/2019
Europe’s venture capital investment exceeded €20 billion for the first time, driven by increased deal sizes and non-traditional investor participation, despite a drop in the number of deals.
18/01/2019
The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HEFA), the UK’s fertility regulator, has called for transparency around optional fertility treatment add-ons offered to patients.
17/01/2019
Core Assets Group and Partnerships in Children’s Services are joining forces to create a UK specialist fostering network.
17/01/2019
Healthcare facilities investor Octopus Healthcare, part of the Octopus Group, has raised a further £133.5 million for its Octopus Healthcare Fund.

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Recruitment and retention

When people are one of your greatest assets, it's essential that you are recruiting and retaining the right ones. Neil Eastwood, author of Saving Social Care, advisor to the Department of Health & Social Care's national recruitment campaign, and founder of Sticky People, shares his sector insight
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Specialist care

Andrew Cannon, chief executive of Voyage Care, believes in understanding his workforce. The boss of the UK specialist care provider, which supports more than 3,500 people with learning disabilities, autism, brain injuries and other complex needs, says: "it's about love". HealthInvestor UK gets the lowdown
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There has been a policy-driven move towards returning responsibility for healthcare to the individual; while greater independence, choice and control over their care sounds like a positive move, for care providers, this can come with inherent risk. Clare Connell and Ryan Perrott ask, ‘Is the concept of individual choice being pushed too far?’
A recent Freedom of Information request has put local authority care home spending in question. Is it time to call public sector provision to account? HealthInvestor UK investigates
In an innovative move designed to speed up access to treatment, health insurer Bupa is joining forces with independent hospital provider HCA Healthcare UK to launch a network of specialist centres for the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer
A CMA investigation into the CareTech-Cambian tie-up is expected to delay the deal until at least the new year. The intervention – which is one of many in the sector – also raises further questions over the potential for consolidation in sensitive areas of social care. Jeremy Bowden investigates
HealthInvestor UK reflects on 2018
Montreux Healthcare Fund’s recent acquisition of Chester Healthcare is part of an ambitious expansion plan. Chief executive Oliver Harris tells HealthInvestor UK about the deal and what the future holds
With the primary care system under pressure, digital triage solutions are rapidly gaining traction among GPs. HealthInvestor UK speaks to Andrew Gardner, chief executive of Doctorlink, about a new digital solution to the GP burden


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HealthInvestor UK reflects on 2018
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Deal intervention

A CMA investigation into the CareTech-Cambian tie-up is expected to delay the deal until at least the new year. The intervention - which is one of many in the sector - also raises further questions over the potential for consolidation in sensitive areas of social care. Jeremy Bowden investigates
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