CARE DEVELOPMENT EAST (formerly the Suffolk Brokerage)

To link to the Care Development East (formerly the Suffolk Brokerage) for news on training opportunities and workforce development please click on the following link:    https://caredevelopmenteast.co.uk   Home

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DIABETIC PAGE

Hypo Awareness week is taking place from 24-30 September 2018 It’s a vital national drive to raise awareness of hypoglycaemia and improve outcomes.  Organised by Olly Jelley and his team at Orange Juice Communications and sponsored by Sanofi, this is an annual campaign that raises awareness of hypoglycaemia in the UK.  Care providers can register […]

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SAICP AUTUMN NEWSLETTER 2018

SAICP AUTUMN NEWSLETTER 2018 Dear Providers I am delighted to be issuing my first newsletter since having been elected as Chair of SAICP Limited at the 2018 AGM. Hopefully you will each have been able to appreciate and enjoy some of the remarkable summer weather we have had this year but, I am mindful that […]

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Your invitation to participate in the 2018 Suffolk Olympics

Invitation to Care Home Providers on behalf of:  Adam Baker Strategic Lead for Physical Activity Directorate of Health, Wellbeing and Children’s Services Suffolk County Council, Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich, IP1 2BX   Subject: 2018 Suffolk Care Home Olympics  You are invited to enter the 3rd Suffolk Care Home Olympics.  Following the success of […]

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SCAM ALERT!!!

SCAM ALERT – please share the following…..August 2018 One of the Association’s members has sent us the following very concerning report of a scam which is currently doing the rounds. Hopefully by sharing what happened to her Father last week will alert care providers (staff and client family members/representatives etc) and help prevent other vulnerable […]

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DOMICILIARY – update on the proposals by ACS for the replacement contract for Support to Live at Home

SUFFOLK COUNTY COUNCIL NEW DOM CONTRACT  (REPLACING SUPPORT TO LIVE AT HOME) Update : 6.9.18 by Prema Dorai, Chair of SAICP Limited As most dom providers will be aware ACS have now published their outline proposals for the replacement for Support to Live at Home.   We intend to discuss the proposals at our next JSCP […]

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Royal Mencap Society v Tomlinson-Blake: ‘sleep in’ payments and the National Minimum Wage

Royal Mencap Society v Tomlinson-Blake: ‘sleep in’ payments and the National Minimum Wage The Association has received guidance notes following the Court of Appeal’s ruling in respect of the challenge mounted by MENCAP which providers may find helpful.  Especially now, in light of the UNISON challenge to said ruling which is causing many providers concern […]

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SAICP AGM 2018 – REPORT AND DETAILS OF THE SAICP STEERING GROUP 2018/19

REPORT ON THE SAICP AGM HELD AT IP CITY ON 20TH JUNE 2018 The Association’s AGM was held on 20th June 2018 at IP City in Ipswich and was attended by 32 members. A copy of the minutes and report from the Chair and Financial report will shortly be available along with a copy of […]

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TRAINING – Diabetic and Epilepsy Training and Courses offered by St Nicholas Hospice Care September 2018

DIABETIC TRAINING FREE EPILEPSY AND DIABETIC TRAINING Along with Anglian Training, DUET diabetes is organising two free events in the autumn – one in Norfolk in September and the second in Suffolk in November.  I have attached a flyer and information can also be accessed via the news page on our website https://www.duetdiabetes.co.uk/news-1  These events […]

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Data Protection compliance.

      April 2018 Update on Information Governance Social Care Providers FINAL[16315] Please click on the link above to download the current status of work with NHS Digital on Information Sharing and Governance and also the following provides a link to the materials which all providers will need to become compliant with these requirements […]

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SUFFOLK CARE AWARDS 2018

2018 SUFFOLK CARE AWARDS  THE SUFFOLK CARE AWARDS FOR 2018 2018 Suffolk Care Awards Judging is now complete, below is a link to a copy of a press release issued by the Care Development East (the Suffolk Brokerage as was) which details who the finalists are – the standard this year was incredible.  Whilst congratulations must […]

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FIRE SERVICE INFORMATION AND TRAINING

Following the 2017 Suffolk Care Conference we are delighted to have established a valuable link with Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service. Please find below files which contain vital information and guidance for providers relating to fire prevention in the health and social care sectors and information on training and support available. This information has been […]

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Suffolk and Great Yarmouth Care Market Review Report by Cordis Bright

Download your copy of the Suffolk and Great Yarmouth Care Market Review Report by Cordis Bright suffolk-and-great-yarmouth-strategic-care-market-review-report-final            

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ACS – Fees for 2018/19 final offer and contracts (Feb 2018)

ACS FEES 2018/19 SAICP has received the uplift documents from ACS which you will all be receiving from contracts at Suffolk County Council for the funding for the financial year 2018/19, which we are now sending on to you all (copy attached below). Once more, we have been in discussions with ACS over the financial […]

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DAY SERVICE PROVIDER – BRAINY DOG THERAPY…..

      My name is Sophie Mayes and I am the co-ordinator of a scheme called Brainy Dogs which operates from Headway Suffolk. One aspect of our scheme involves the use of dogs to aid the rehabilitation of our clients and due to increased demand we are now looking to expand this service to […]

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SAICP Membership Application form 2018/19

The Association’s membership year runs from 1st April until 31st March. The membership fee for 2018/19 is £70 per provider outlet Please email moira@saicp.org.uk for a membership application form for 2018/19 or click on the following line to download a copy.   SAICP Limited Membership Application Form 2018 to 2019[2305843009219050104] This year we are asking […]

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INAPPROPRIATE HOSPITAL DISCHARGES AND REPORTING FORM

  Inappropriate Hospital Discharges  2014  We are still receiving the forms and sending them into the CCG.  We have also now met with the head of clinical quality at the CCG and they are finding the information very useful. There have not been so many forms in the last few months so I hope that […]

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Professional standards

Please see attached a copy of the Professional Standards which has been adopted by the Association which has been agreed.   Professional standard template 23.12.14

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SAICP Limited, Board of Directors and Terms of Reference June 2018

To contact the Association central email contact is:  moira@saicp.org.uk Registered address: c/o Chater Allan, Beech House, 4a Newmarket Road, Cambridge CB5 8DT Company registration number: 07846897 Postal address c/o the Administrator, 4 Oakfield Drive, Pilson Green, South Walsham, Norfolk NR13 6EH : Telephone 01603 270616 SAICP Chair – Prema Dorai (prema@saicp.org.uk) SAICP Limited was formally registered at […]

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