Turning bed-blocking into a successful discharge

Turning bed-blocking into a successful discharge

Mrs. F was a retiree (65+) who lived at home independently with the help of regular visits by care workers. With her children and grandchildren close by, she enjoyed an active and community focused lifestyle. After a fall at home which resulted in a spinal injury,...
Overcoming Stroke during pregnancy

Overcoming Stroke during pregnancy

Stroke is the 4th biggest killer in the UK but many people don’t realise just how common it is. What’s more, Public Health England figures now show that over a third of first-time Strokes (38%) happen in middle-aged adults. According to the Stroke Association, Stroke...
How do you choose the right care home?

How do you choose the right care home?

We understand that choosing a care home is not something that most people think about until it’s happening – either to themselves or a loved one. And then, depending on the circumstances, people can sometimes feel rushed or even pressured into making a decision...
Getting to the heart of neuro-rehabilitation

Getting to the heart of neuro-rehabilitation

Askham Village Community’s state-of-the-art neurological services have a proven track record of achieving excellent patient outcomes. The powerful combination of nurse-led care with a ‘mind and body’ focus has seen Askham become a centre of choice for both intense,...