Autonomy Project survey explores human rights in care homes | University of Essex

An ongoing Essex-led survey of care professionals will shed further light on concerns raised by the Care Quality Commission that Do Not Attempt CPR (DNACPR) orders in care homes have breached the human rights of residents. The Survey of Care Home Professionals has so far surveyed more than 220 medical, social care, legal and advocacyContinue reading “Autonomy Project survey explores human rights in care homes | University of Essex”

Commissioning relationship-centred care in Essex: an evaluation

Gillian Granville, Jane Carrier, Meena Patel, Sylvia Barker 5th Jun 2014 How can local authority commissioners work with the care home sector to ensure older people consistently receive high-quality, relationship-centred care? This report reviews the improvements Essex County Council made to the commissioning of its care home services for older people. It evaluates the implementationContinue reading “Commissioning relationship-centred care in Essex: an evaluation”

Make It Count

We are the My Home Life Essex Community Association – a small charity that focuses on the well-being of care homes for older people and the people who live in them. Our aim is to help to make sure that people living in Essex care homes are able to enjoy the best possible quality ofContinue reading “Make It Count”