UK care home operators have seen a 3% rise in occupancy levels, with several operators across the country now trading well above pre-pandemic levels, according to property advisor Knight Frank.Market reports
One in six scale-ups (17%) in the UK come from the health and social care sector.Market reports
Employers are increasingly considering offering access to private medical insurance and occupational health services.Surveys
The Care Quality Commission today published its annual assessment of health care and social care in England.Market reports
A new poll shows that nearly half of people who have used private healthcare say being unable to get an NHS appointment quickly enough was a factor in their decision.Surveys
Caring Times’ community of owners and directors at care providers is inviting advisors to submit proposals for guides to support its members.Intelligence
According to data from The Private Healthcare Information Network, the private healthcare sector experienced a significant surge in in-patient and day-case admissions in 2022, surpassing all previous years.Market reports
UK healthcare markets have remained robust and continue to draw the attention of both domestic and global capital.Market reports
The NHS is spending at least £61 million a year – over £1 million a week – hiring private ambulances to attend emergency calls.Surveys
Care home occupancy continued its recovery from pandemic levels in 2022, Knight Frank's latest UK Healthcare Property Market Overview finds.Uncategorized
A survey of UK Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) fund professionals reveals that 94% would like to increase their investment in the health sector.
Institutional investors need to expand their understanding of the social care sector in order to deliver a positive social impact and sustainable returns as interest in the asset class surges.
Research from investment manager Downing reveals that from a pool of UK pension schemes 84% expect institutional investors to increase their exposure to the social care sector.Market reports
In the first nine months of 2022, a "record" £2 billion was committed to the UK’s Seniors Housing sector, Global property consultancy Knight Frank’s yearly Seniors Housing Annual Review has foundMarket reports
More than nine in 10 NHS leaders are warning of a social care workforce crisis in their area.Surveys
The European healthcare investment market is seeing continued growth with €9 billion of transactions last year, up 17.4% since 2020.Market analysis
he Association of Directors of Adult Social Services has completed its Spring Survey which has been sent to every director of adult social services in the 152 English councilsSurveys
Carterwood, an analyst to the elderly care home and retirement living sectors has today published research into retirement living sales velocity in Great Britain.Research
Almost all councils responding to a Local Government Association survey on the government’s adult social care reform agenda say they don’t have confidence that the funding earmarked for the reforms is sufficient.Surveys
Charity Access Social Care’s annual ‘State of the Nation’ report reveals a 229% increase in the number of social care needs assessment enquiries in the year 2021-22, compared to 2019-20.Research
This year's report focuses on the healthcare investment market trends from the past year and covers our thoughts for the year ahead.Market reports
search by consumer and location intelligence analyst CACI suggests that senior living providers should be looking at areas with middle-aged populations, as well as those with more elderly populations.Research
Most full-time and part-time carers will switch from working in care homes over the next three years, to go self-employed or work directly for a private client, according to research covering 500 carers, carried out on behalf of care job agency Elder.Surveys
93% of investors plan to maintain or increase their allocation to healthcare real estate, according to the latest UK healthcare sentiment survey from global real estate advisor CBRE.Market reports
2021 was a record-breaking year for investment into the UK’s seniors housing market, with institutional investors spending £1.4 billion in the sector.Market analysis
The UK government has announced its plans to improve the links between the NHS and social care in a new integration white paper.White papers
Johann van Zyl explains why bonuses and pay rises are not a long-term solution to the staffing crisisMarket reports
Innovating in the employee and wellbeing sectorMarket reports
UK care home operators are set to see occupancy rates slowly rise and profits steady as the impacts of the pandemic show promising signs of receding and demand for beds remains strong.
MARCOL Health is maintaining the momentum of innovation in healthcare by investing in or acquiring businesses at the convergence of delivery and technologyMarket reports
Gathering retirement living sales data can be hard work, but you need accurate information to make good decisions – that’s where Carterwood steps inMarket reports
Europe’s senior living and care homes sector registered a record level of investment in the first half of 2021, with €4 billion of deals across both established and maturing markets in the region.
The number of specialist seniors housing units across the UK will grow by nearly 10% over the next five years, according to a report from property consultancy Knight Frank.
A lack of senior housing stock in the UK, an active ageing population, and measurable investor interest means the sector is a prime opportunity for growth over the next decade.
The NHS’s Getting it Right First Time programme has published its first-ever review of independent healthcare services.
Short-term funding and the lack of a long-term vision has hampered planning, innovation and investment in adult social care, according to a report published today by the National Audit Office.
The UK healthcare property market saw record investment volumes in 2020 totalling £2.7 billion despite the Covid-19 pandemic.
Christie & Co has published its ‘Dental market review 2020/21’ analysing last year’s dental market and looking forward into 2021.
A report by Public Policy Projects calls on the UK government to place digital innovation at the heart of reforms included in the recently published White Paper.
Investment in digital technology is set to increase UK GDP by £232 billion (6.9%) in 2040, according to a study by Virgin Media Business and the Centre for Economics and Business Research.
The government has launched its Health and Social Care White Paper which sets out proposals for the NHS’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic.Politics & policy
The government has launched its Health and Social Care White Paper which sets out proposals for the NHS’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson may be planning to reduce the role of private healthcare in NHS England.Politics & policy
Independent healthcare providers have delivered more than 135,000 cancer treatments to NHS and private patients throughout the coronavirus pandemic.Acute care
Clinical AI company Sensyne Health has signed a five-year non-exclusive Strategic Research Agreement with Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust to enable the ethical application of clinical AI research to improve patient care and accelerate research into new medicines.Clinical services
A survey of UK retirement community operators has found a ‘very significant’ increase in the number of older people enquiring about and moving to retirement communities providing care and support.Social care
The Care Quality Commission has published it annual State of Care report which examines trends, shares examples of good and outstanding care, and highlights where care needs to improve.Market reports
The healthcare investment market is arguably at its busiest in a decade. Not since the financial crash have so many of the major assets in the sector been involved in active sales processes – but is this a sign of over-heating, or merely a reflection of the enduring popularity of healthcare as an investment opportunity?Round table