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Provider Newsletter Archive

 

In this section, you will find previous issues of the Provider newsletter.  These can be accessed as a web page via the navigation panel on the left.

 

April  2019

In this month's issue you will find:

  • National Recruitment Campaign
  • New SET Safeguarding Adult Guidelines
  • Residential and Nursing Care Homes - BedFinder is coming
  • Ombudsman issues good practice guide for care providers
  • New ESAB Training Brochure 2019-2020
  • Free Training Opportunities

March  2019

In this month's issue you will find:

  • 2018 Annual Relationship Management Survey results
  • Kingsbury Hill Fox - Analysis of Essex's Social Care Market
  • Invitation to attend Disability Confident Workshops
  • ECA - Skills Academy: Urinary Tract Infection, Hydration and Continence - FREE Half-Day Courses - Book Now
  • Open consultation - Learning disability and autism training for health and care staff
  • Change in non-emergency patient transport provider in mid Essex from 13 March

February  2019

In this month's issue you will find:

  • Importance of communicating concerns regarding your clients
  • Market Engagement - Help us to shape future models
  • Enhanced Health In Care Homes Conference 11th March 2019, 09:30 - 16:30
  • SET Safeguarding Adult Guidelines Briefing Sessions
  • Nursing and Residential Care Home Infection Prevention and Control Study Day
  • Broomfield patient flow system; TeleTracking.
  • My Care Choices Register (North Essex)
  • Broomfield patient flow system; TeleTracking.

January 2019

In this month's issue you will find:

  •  Integrated Residential and Nursing (IRN) Tender
  • Carer Parking Permits
  • Changes to clinical waste collections
  • Nhs.net in care homes
  • New SET Safeguarding Adult Guidelines - April 2019
  • Employee Checking service provided by UK Visas
  • Reminder: Email communication with ECC
  • Notification of Local Bus Consultation December 2018

March 2018

In this month's issue you will find:

  • Recent Weather Conditions
  • Challenge Dementia - Opportunities to spread the word
  • Adult Residential care - market engagement event Wednesday 21st March 2018
  • Tovertafel 'Magic Table' Pilot - Expressions of Interest
  • New DBS Guidelines
  • Service Placement Team Easter Opening Times
  • Day Opportunities Invitation to Tender

The newsletter can be viewed using the navigation panel on the left hand side of the page.

 

February 2018

In this month's issue you will find:

  • Day Opportunities Invitation to Tender
  • ECC's Supplier Recognition Awards
  • ECC's Procurement team achieve one of highest industry accolades
  • Careers in Care newspaper supplement
  • Improving Care for People with COPD

The newsletter can be viewed using the navigation panel on the left hand side of the page.

 

January 2018

In this month's issue you will find:

  • ECC's Care Market Strategy 2017-21
  • ECC's new Procurement Team
  • Managing Norovirus Outbreaks
  • Launch of Mini Competition Pathfinder
  • Adult Community Learning Courses

The newsletter can be viewed using the navigation panel on the left hand side of the page.

 

December 2017

In this month's issue you will find:

  • Extension of the seasonal flu immunisation
  • Congratulations to Lime Trees in Harwich for their 'outstanding' CQC rating
  • Details of The Intravenous Antibiotic Administration in the Community initiative
  • Details of the Workforce Development Funding
  • Reminder of the Council's use of Egress for sending sensitive information via email. 

The newsletter can be viewed using the navigation panel on the left hand side of the page.

 

November 2017

In this month's issue you will find:

  • Being prepared for Winter
  • The Better Care Fund document is now available to view
  • Details of a Data Protection awareness session for care providers
  • Details of the new Older People Residential Spot placement contract 2017
  • Request for stories about employing an adult with a disability
  • Day Opportunities Market Engagement event invite
  • Opportunity for providers to advertise in a Care Sector Supplement due to be distributed in newspapers around Essex

The newsletter can be viewed using the navigation panel on the left hand side of the page.

 

October 2017

In this month's issue you will find:

  • Details of how to join the Live at Home Framework.
  • The Provider Market Strategy Statement is now available for review and feedback.
  • Details of the Disability Confident Business Lunch & Networking Event.
  • Update on Independence & Recovery - Residential Care for Working Age Adults.
  • Details about the mobile libraries consultation and how to get involved.

The newsletter can be viewed using the navigation panel on the left hand side of the page.

 

September 2017

In this month's issue you will find:

  • Details of how to register for Essex County Council's Support Directory.
  • How to enter the Supplier Recognition Awards.
  • Information about the Herbert Protocol.
  • How to enter The Prospers:  Essex Care Sector Awards.
  • Details about this year's flu campaign.
  • Clarification on DNACPR Guidelines.

The newsletter can be viewed using the navigation panel on the left hand side of the page.

 

August 2017

In this month's issue you will find:

  • Details about the General Data Protection Regulation coming into effect in April 2018.
  • How to enter the Supplier Recognition Awards.
  • An update on the Provider of Last Resort service.

The newsletter can be viewed using the navigation panel on the left hand side of the page.

 

July 2017

In this month's issue you will find:

  • The first new Independent Living scheme officially opens.
  • Information about STOMP - Stopping over medication of people with a Learning Disability.
  • Details of the Technology Enabled Care programme.
  • Free Maths and English courses for your staff.
  • New members required to join ESB Action Group for Care.
  • New protocol developed for Missing Vulnerable Adults.
  • New campaign to support the recruitment of disabled people.

The newsletter can be viewed using the navigation panel on the left hand side of the page.

 

June 2017

In this month's issue you will find:

  • Information about supporting vulnerable adults during a heatwave.
  • Missed hospital appointments for Adults with Disabilities.
  • Details of Free Maths and English Courses for your staff.
  • Details on how to join ECC's directory of services for free.
  • Details of the forthcoming procurement to deliver services for unpaid carers.
  • Hydration busting ideas.
  • Details about the new Short Term Support in the Community contract.

The newsletter can be viewed using the navigation panel on the left hand side of the page.

 

May 2017

In this month's issue you will find:

  • Out about eight young people who have secured roles in healthcare.
  • An update about Egress.
  • Details of the Registered Managers Network Meeting
  • A request for suggestions for the use of additional social care monies
  • Skills for Care's guide on delivering good and outstanding care.

The newsletter can be viewed using the navigation panel on the left hand side of the page.

 

Last Updated:  04 January 2018

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