EVENTS…..

  The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)   FREE SEMINAR FOR CARE PROVIDERS   The Association has been notified of a FREE Event for providers in both Norfolk and Suffolk         GDPR Seminar – The Clock is Ticking What your Care Home needs to do now to comply   1st March – […]

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TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES

February 2018   The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)   FREE SEMINAR FOR CARE PROVIDERS   Please note since issuing the first email we have been advised of a change of venue to the session being proposed for 6th March at Norwich City Football Club which will now be held at the Holiday Inn Norwich North, […]

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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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Domiciliary

 Market Engagement Forums – Suffolk County Council Future Home Care Services Market Engagement – replies required by 16.2.18 A reminder of the closing date for bookings to attend Suffolk County Council’s Future Home Care Services Market Engagement days From: Clare Smith (Development Manager) [mailto:clare.smith@suffolk.gov.uk] Sent: 14 February 2018 14:39 To: Hilary Gibbs Cc: Hope Smith […]

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2017 SUFFOLK CARE CONFERENCE – 14th November 2017

2017 Suffolk Care Conference 14th November 2017 A great day was enjoyed by over 130 care providers who attended the 2017 Suffolk Care Conference. Download a copy of the 2017 Suffolk Care Conference Newsletter here: 2017 Suffolk Care Conference Newsletter Please scroll down and click on the link (in blue font) for each of the presentations […]

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DOMICILIARY

April 2017 – please refer to the rate summary on Fee Update for 2017/18 Contact details of ACS Personnel for providers with queries. Contract/Service Area Contact Name Contact Email Tel. Supported Living for Physical Disabilities and LD, LD Care Homes David Riches David.Riches@suffolk.gov.uk 01473 265841 Residential/Nursing Homes ACS Contracts acscontract-admin@suffolk.go.uk 01473 264025 Support to Live […]

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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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MCA/DOLS REFRESH APRIL 2017

You may be aware, changes are being introduced from Monday 03 April 2017 regarding the arrangements when someone in a care home dies with a DOLS authorisation in place.   From Monday 03 April 2017 coroners no longer have a duty to undertake an inquest into the death of every person who is subject to […]

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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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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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SAICP Limited Steering Group 2017/18

The 2017/18 SAICP Steering Group who represent the Association at JSCP meetings are as follows: Hilary Gibbs (Chair) Stowcare Residential service Prema Dorai (Vice Chair) Cardinal Healthcare Nursing, domiciliary and day services Emma John The Partnership in Care Nursing and residential services Rachel Fitton The Partnership in Care Nursing and residential services Adrian Fairburn Cardinal […]

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