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 – Octobr 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 September 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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Electronic care plans for care homes – all you need to know in less than a minute

An electronic care plan is a digital version of a conventional paper care plan. This can be one that is created through simple software like Microsoft Word or more complex systems designed to create the plans themselves. Log my Care takes your digital care plans and acts as a storage facility. We help to identify the care plan’s evolution, by giving you records of when the documentation has been updated and keeping back-ups of previous versions.

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How To Pilot a Care Management System

So, you’re thinking of getting a care management system in your care home and want to run a test or a pilot to see if it’s really for you? Well, this handy little guide will run through everything you need to do – broken down into easy steps.

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The Top Care Apps For Care Assistants

With a huge range of different apps available for almost anything, you can imagine. We thought it’d be great to list some of the top apps for care assistants. So here goes – here are our nominations for the top apps for care assistants.

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GDPR for care homes… not as scary as you might have heard

With the General Data Protection Regulation coming into force on May 25th this year, there’s been a fair amount of scary ‘facts’ thrown around. There is a lot of new information to take in and the Data Protection Bill gives more details on the overall reforms beyond GDPR that you’re going to see.

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Our Care Plan Software Just Got Even Better

Good news! 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 plan software, we’ve released our next major update to our ‘Care Office’.

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How to avoid cr*p care plan software

Let’s face it, there is loads of different care plan software on the market right now and most of it costs a fair old whack. So what do you need to know in order to avoid the cr*p and get the right software, which actually does what you need it to?

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The top 3 reasons you need to be using a care management system

Are you stuck deciding whether you should shake up your paper recording processes and take on a digital care management system? We know it’s pretty hard to risk switching up your current practices and getting something new in, which could upset the carers and distract them from your residents might at first seem like something that’s not worth the hassle.

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