Digital progress

15 October 2020

This week we launched Access Care Planning in our Leighton Buzzard branch as part of our group-wide digital roll-out. Instead of paper records being written by carers in client homes the carers now complete tasks performed on an app so that the details are sent straight to the office on completion of each care visit.

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Michelle achieves 10 years service in Oxford

29 September 2020

Many congratulations to Michelle in our Oxford office for achieving 10 years service with 1st Homecare (and under its previous names). Michelle is one of our loyal staff members in the Oxford office who deals with many of the phone calls, much of the scheduling and regular on call duties. Best wishes for the next

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Ten years with 1st Homecare

21 September 2020

Sue is one of our original clients who was with us when the company was first created 10 years ago. To mark the occasion we gave her a big bunch of flowers last week which, judging by the smile on her face, was greatly appreciated. When asked why she has stayed so loyal to 1st

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Personal decision making in a post-virus world

15 August 2020

My previous blogs have commented on the daily average numbers of deaths over the previous 7 days. On 13 April this reached a peak of 943 deaths per day which, during last week, had much reduced 50 or so deaths per day. However, we have now learnt that these numbers included deaths of people who

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