Care Sector News

The latest UK care sector news, information on the best practice regarding care home software as well as some tips and tricks from the Log my Care community, can all be found here.

Carer of the month – August 2019

We’ve been doing our coveted Carer of the month award for a fair old while now and still the nominations continue to pour in. Every month brings the team a whole host of different stories and examples of some of the care sectors shining stars.

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Electronic care records made simple

If you’re a care provider, you’ll probably have noticed lots of information about electronic care records around at the moment, and some of it can be really confusing and conflicting. We’ve put together this simple guide for you, so you’ll soon be all clued up on electronic care records.

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Carer of the month – July 2019

Every month the nominations for our coveted Carer of the month award pour in. Each month without fail we are astounded by the amount of gratitude and recognition that Carers from our community give to one another.  Last month’s winner was Florina Popa from Carrick house. But it’s now time to pass on the crown to the next superstar.

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Summer update 2019 – Photos and Zones

Good news everyone! Hot off the back of the recent heatwave (can you believe it hit almost 38 degrees here in the Log my Care office?!) the team have been working hard to deliver two of the most requested features from our community in the past few months. We’re proud to introduce to you the launch of Photos and Zones features in our latest care system update.

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Care plans for nursing homes

Are you looking to improve care delivery in your nursing home? Or perhaps you just want to find out a bit more about how digital care plans can help care provision in your home. Keep reading to learn about the basics of care plans in nursing homes.

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Carer of the month – June 2019

Another month flies by and it’s time to announce our coveted Carer of the month award. It’s really good to see how many of our community are getting behind the competition and nominating their fellow Carers and sharing their stories of successes. Last month Bethany Parker took the crown, but as another month draws in, we must crown the next champion!

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Carer of the month – May 2019

May zoomed by and we were absolutely stunned by the nominations for a huge number of carers. Find out who has topped the charts and won our coveted Carer of the Month for May 2019?

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Carer of the month – April 2019

Another month hurtles by and it’s time to announce our coveted Carer of the month for April. Last month Dumitru wowed us with his dedication during his first month using Log my Care. But it’s now time to crown the next winner.

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Rewarding people that care – Easter 2019

This Easter with many people gleefully planning their weekends off, we spotted Jade Davidson’s poem that talks about sparing a thought for the carers working through the Easter break. As soon as we read it we knew we had to act!

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Digital care plans – everything you need to know

When care plans are stored on a central database and accessed via software (which is just a techy way of saying digitised) not only are they safely stored on the cloud and kept smart, but there’s a whole new world of opportunity for the care industry.

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Electronic Care Planning – is it for you?

As part of our commitment to continually improving the Log my Care system and providing the UK care sector with the best possible free care home management software, we’ve released our next major update to our ‘Care Office’.

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Carer of the month – October 2018

This month was incredibly hard to nominate but we all sat down together and made a decision to name our next carer of the month. Discover who October 2018’s carer of the month is!

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Carer of the month – August 2018

You may be aware that we are building part of our care system to help celebrate the awesome work Carers using Log my Care are doing. The first phase of this work is now ready for launch.

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How does the Log my Care system actually work?

After years of working in software, we saw the quite frankly poor offerings on the market aimed (and largely failing) towards the residential elderly care market. Most of the systems out there were either poorly designed and packed full of features that were just too complicated to really help busy front-line carers.

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Log my Care | July 2018 system update

As part of our commitment to continually improving the Log my Care system and providing the UK care sector with the best possible free care home management software, we’ve released our next major update to our ‘Care Office’.

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