Falls are the largest cause of emergency hospital admissions for older people with 70,000-75,000 people fracturing their hip as a result of falls in the UK each year, leading to medical costs of over £2 billion.
Peoplesafe discuss how employers must fulfil their duty of care by taking all reasonable steps to protect employees, and staff members to manage aggressive clients.
With 17.1% (4.2 million) of the population living in the social rented sector, it’s crucial that housing providers understand how to provide the right care for their tenants.
“Having an effective health and wellbeing strategy that prioritises your employees has the power to have a hugely positive impact on your business” says PfH nominated supplier Peoplesafe
It is clear that more needs to be done to protect people from fuel poverty. Improving the energy efficiency of homes is crucial to tackling this.
Tunstall Healthcare discuss why educating housing professionals about the benefits and appropriate use of technology is crucial if we are to improve service provision, and how we can improve training and development to better equip housing providers and professionals.