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Resource Finder: Technology

There are so many options for technology in the sector, with developments happening all the time in terms of new software and solutions. But which should you be using? This Resource Finder gives you information on some of the sector’s leading providers to help you decide.
  • ATLAS eMAR
  • Care Planner
  • Coolcare
  • CV Minder
  • Fastroi Ltd
  • Leecare Solutions UK Ltd
  • OnePlan Care Software
  • Person Centred Software

ATLAS eMAR

Tel: 0117 200 1474
Email: info@invatechhealth.com
Website: www.invatechhealth.com/products/atlas

Sectors

  • Care homes.
  • Care homes with nursing.

Services

  • Medication management.
  • Barcode technology for ultimate safety.
  • Operational efficiency.
  • Full integration with pharmacy.
  • Full integration with electronic care planning.
  • Manage stock, optimise therapy and simplify prescription tasks.
  • Monitor performance in real time.

Company profile

ATLAS is the only electronic medicines management system in the UK proven to increase resident safety and improve care home efficiency.

Our mission is to improve patient outcomes, reduce NHS costs and enhance the way healthcare professionals deliver care. We aim to do this by developing well-designed, intuitive software solutions that put pharmacy at the heart of healthcare so it can play a more central role in medicine management.

Medicines management processes within institutional settings such as care homes are often complex and involve a multi-disciplinary approach. Our Atlas eMAR solution helps improve patient safety and reduce the risk of medication errors.

Atlas has been the most successful electronic medicines management solution proven through independent research.

CarePlanner

Tel: 0117 214 0585
Email: salesteam@care-planner.co.uk
Website: care-planner.co.uk

Sectors

  • Domiciliary care.
  • Recruitment agencies.

Services

  • Rostering.
  • Invoicing and timesheets.
  • Call administration.
  • Record keeping.
  • Reports.

Company profile

CarePlanner is a flexible, secure, cloud-based software solution tailor-made for the homecare sector. We provide software expertise to our customers and collaborate with them to deliver a product that satisfies the needs of a vast and varying industry.

CarePlanner is designed to be straight-forward, intuitive and versatile. We focus on providing software that makes the rostering and financial management of a domiciliary care business a simple and speedy matter, while providing responsive and comprehensive customer support with a personal touch, to make sure our customers get exactly what they need from our software.

Mark Anslow is a former software engineer and now Operations Director at CarePlanner. He has worked in media and ed-tech, and within the social care tech sector for six years. He has combined his experience with building and overseeing APIs, data translation systems and integrations with a deep knowledge and understanding of the needs in the modern home care sector to help drive innovation in the industry.

Coolcare

Tel: 0113 385 3853
Email: info@coolcare4.co.uk
Website: CoolCare4.co.uk

Sectors

  • Administration.
  • Care home management.
  • Residential care.
  • Supported living.
  • Nursing homes.

Services

  • Rostering.
  • Time and attendance.
  • Staff and HR records.
  • Training compliance.
  • Resident records.
  • Occupancy management.
  • Enquiry CRM system.
  • Resident invoicing.
  • Petty cash.
  • Home ledgers.
  • Virtual notice board.
  • Business analysis and reporting.

Company profile

CoolCare saves care homes time and money by automating administrative tasks. It helps to prevent unnecessary overspend on items such as care home staffing, as well as boosting revenues through effective occupancy management and accurate invoice processing. Whether a single home or a multi-site group, CoolCare enables easy care home management and improves the profitability of your business.

Our years of experience in running care homes means we know the complexities of key operational processes, such as invoicing, and understand the pressures of running a 24/7 business. We truly get the needs of care home businesses and our software has been designed based on those decades of operational expertise.

As a result, care home and head office staff alike find CoolCare very easy to use. Its exceptional user-friendliness comes from that deep understanding of what a day in the life of a care home is really like. We understand the way care homes work and how staff will want to use the software to your business’ advantage. The software’s careful design therefore ensures our customers’ care home management is as simple and efficient as possible. That also encourages more usage of the system and improved accuracy, which in turn makes business analysis and planning easier.

Any information that requires action by your staff will be brought to their attention through their personal dashboard. Your staff’s time can therefore be better focused, giving them time to spend with residents and preventing potential errors.

CoolCare can be accessed through any device, from anywhere in the world, as long as you have internet connection. It is quick and easy to get started on CoolCare, and your business will be reaping the financial and operational benefits of more efficient care home management within weeks of getting set-up.

CVMinder

Tel: 01634 202101
Email: enquiries@cvminder.co.uk
Website: www.cvminder.co.uk/care

Sectors

  • Care homes.
  • Care homes with nursing.
  • Homecare.

Services

  • Full recruitment management.
  • Easy job advertising.
  • Flexible, branded application forms.
  • Controlled, rapid shortlisting.
  • Quick communications.
  • Superior on-boarding.
  • Simplified CQC compliance.

Company profile

Recruit for yourself, reduce costs and improve results with CVMinder ATS, a low-cost Applicant Tracking System that’s made for care providers. Manage everything like a pro, from advertising to shortlisting, interviews, offers and on-boarding.

In just one click, you can post vacancies on your website and job boards, including free options like Indeed, Google for Jobs and GOV Find a Job.

A host of easy-to-use features reduce recruiting admin by up to 90% so you can employ great people faster. Our candidate scoring, name blind recruiting and other functions allow you to improve compliance, while staying in control using the flexible permissions, management reports and easy team communications.

You can also share responsibilities amongst teams and sites with flexible permissions, so they can take on tasks like shortlisting and interview management.

If you already have an ATS, challenge us to do better. Our customers demand ease of use, watertight control and effortless compliance. CVMinder ATS brings it all together.

You’ll get a fully-featured Applicant Tracking System for Care, comprehensive user training, a dedicated account manager and outstanding support for you and your candidates.

Fastroi Ltd

Tel: 07756 668444
Email: sales@fastroi.fi
Website: www.fastroi.fi/en

Sectors

  • Care homes.
  • Home care.
  • Housing with care.

Services

  • Real-Time Care™ care management software.

Company profile

At Fastroi™ we believe that every residential and domiciliary care service deserves to be rated Outstanding.

This belief has driven us for the last 16 years, since Fastroi™ began their journey in Finland. As market leaders in care management software, we have over 1,000 installations and over 35,000 end users including large private care companies and urban municipalities.

We developed Real-Time Care™ to give care organisations the tools to manage their processes and take the pressure off their staff. This releases more time during the day to spend on caring. Real-Time Care™ offers care companies a cost-effective way to take control of their operations. Our service puts every aspect of care in one secure digital location, meaning that care plans can be created and updated online with the input of all the necessary professionals. Staff rosters and hours can be easily planned and optimised to best suit the business.

The problem with using pen and paper is that maintaining high standards is not easy over long periods. It is also difficult to demonstrate that processes are being adhered to. By switching to Fastroi’s Real-Time Care™, care providers are making a commitment to both their staff and service users to improve the quality of the care they provide. This has the added benefit of simplifying the inspection process and improving GDPR adherence.

Simply put, we make the process of care more efficient so you can concentrate on providing the best care possible.

Intelligent Care Software

Tel: 01424 400060
Email: info@careis.net
Website: www.careis.net

Sectors

  • Care homes.
  • Care homes with nursing.
  • Domiciliary care.
  • Supported living.

Services

  • Care and support.
  • Quality assurance.
  • Policy, training, supervision and appraisal.
  • eMAR.
  • Rota and roster.

Company profile

Intelligent Care Software Limited designs and promotes intelligent, intuitive, and cost-effective solutions for care home and domiciliary care management. We aim to produce applications that are simple and easy to use, work seamlessly together, and provide the information and detail that is required to ensure regulatory compliance and a high quality of service.

From enquiry through assessment and care planning to care delivery, CAREis helps to develop the care plan and to provide relevant and up-to-date data for quality assurance purposes. Care planning and provision is person-centred and updated in real time. Care workers know exactly what is required and when to deliver support, with simple and detailed recording of any intervention.

By extracting data from throughout CAREis in real time, quality assurance reviews and monitoring are far more efficient. This app provides audit templates for all areas of regulatory requirement, and ensures important inspections, audits, and actions are addressed in the specified timeframe. Analysis and action planning are streamlined and effective in reducing paperwork time and improving quality and compliance.

We provide policies and procedures based on the latest regulatory and governmental guidelines to ensure that your practice is up-to-date, relevant, and compliant in an easy to read format, improving knowledge of policies and procedure significantly throughout the organisation. Supervision and appraisals are completed within CAREis with updated matrices and prompts.

CAREis also offers integrated eMAR to ensure accurate medication dispensing with built in audits and reports, as well as its integrated Rota and Roster that produces timesheets and reports for payroll and book-keeping.

Leecare Solutions UK Ltd

Tel: 07470 353659
Email: temby.n@leecare.co.uk
Website: www.leecare.co.uk

Sectors

  • Residential care homes.
  • Nursing homes.
  • Supported living.
  • Domiciliary care.
  • Learning disability.

Services

  • Medication management.
  • Fully customisable documentation and care planning.
  • Incident management.
  • Wound management.
  • Quality and continuous improvement.
  • Clinical, care, lifestyle management.
  • Facility management.
  • Credentials and education.
  • Document control.
  • Tailored reporting.

Company profile

Leecare Solutions is the leading electronic health record platform in the care sector designed to help providers stay organised, save time and exceed inspection standards.
Unlike other aged care software vendors, Leecare is solely focused on resident, health and care provider success, using one easy-to-use system for care delivery management and financial performance.

Leecare boasts a rich history of supporting care providers to demonstrate and provide the highest standards in elderly, residential, retirement living and domiciliary care through consulting and technology. Today, our 650+ clients include small, independent businesses to larger corporate multi-facility organisations across Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, the UK and China.

What makes us the experts? Over 25 years of experience have given Leecare the knowledge and insight to become a global leader in the field, with a richness of content only achieved after so many years. Equally as important has been the development of our single platform, Platinum 5 Suite – an unparalleled clinical, care, lifestyle, operations and financial management software solution specifically created for the health and social care sector.

Simple, secure and customisable, the Platinum 5 Suite leverages technology to bring you a fully-integrated Electronic Health Record (EHR) platform whilst also providing everything you need to manage the business of care. One central location, one database – anywhere, at any time and on any commonly used device. It’s that easy.

Proud as we are of our award-winning software, we believe that the ability to deliver exceptional care calls for the human touch as much as technology. Like you, we want life for residents and service users to be the very best of experiences. Together, we can achieve this goal.

OnePlan Care Software

Tel: 0800 612 7166
Email: info@oneplansoftware.co.uk
Website: www.oneplansoftware.co.uk

Sectors

  • Home care

Services

  • Scheduling and rostering.
  • Business management.
  • Care delivery.
  • Care planning.
  • Electronic call monitoring.
  • NFC technology supported software.
  • Business phone and tablet solutions.

Company profile

OnePlan is an industry-leading electronic call monitoring software offering an unparalleled variety of features and customisable options in one system.

Grow your business and provide better care with our ever-evolving NFC based care management software. OnePlan Software supports rostering, scheduling, business management, care planning and care delivery in one affordable, comprehensive software that keeps all your data and planning securely and efficiently in one place, removing hours of administration so you can spend time with your clients instead of your paperwork.

All your data in one place. OnePlan removes the need for multiple systems and associated expenses, allowing you to focus your time and money on expanding your business and guaranteeing the quality of care your clients deserve.

OnePlan is UK-based, with UK-based support and UK-based servers keeping your data secure.

Client care is our foremost priority and we want to exceed your expectations. We will guide you every step of the way from start to finish and then support you into the future. Our many years of experience in the domiciliary care sector, coupled with project management, information technology and telecoms has given us a great insight into providing an outstanding service for our clients.

Streamline and automate your business, save time and money, guarantee quality care and compliance. To discover our incomparable range of features and find out what we have in development, contact OnePlan on 0800 612 7166 to book your free demonstration.

Person Centred Software

Tel: 01483 357657
Email: hello@personcentredsoftware.com
Website: www.personcentredsoftware.com

Sectors

  • Care homes.
  • Care homes with nursing.
  • Dementia care homes.
  • Supported living/care villages.
  • Mental health.
  • Learning disability.
  • Local authority.

Services

  • Electronic evidence of care.
  • Fully mobile and icon driven.
  • Works online and offline.
  • Built-in voice to text.
  • Electronic care planning.
  • Electronic monitoring and reporting.
  • QR code and NFC tag scanning.
  • API integration and reporting.
  • Electronic medicines management integration.
  • Body map/wound care.
  • Electronic activities evidence.
  • Relatives gateway.
  • Group reporting.
  • GDPR compliant record-keeping.

Company profile

Mobile Care Monitoring (MCM) is the care sector’s most widely-used electronic care planning system. Our icon-driven mobile solution allows care home staff to digitally record the care of residents as it is given – saving every care worker over an hour a day of paperwork and improving staff retention.

We help care providers to be recognised for innovative, transparent and person-centred care. CQC, CSSIW and Care Inspectorate regularly cite MCM in inspection reports as supporting providers to improve care quality.

Our system is used by over 1,500 care homes across the UK, 94% of which are rated as Good or Outstanding by CQC. MCM enables care providers to reduce the time spent on paperwork, exceed compliance measures and improve the quality of care.

Andrew Long, Chief Executive of Oakdale Care Group says, ‘Person Centred Software’s Mobile Care Monitoring system played a significant part in our achieving an Outstanding rating at Kingfisher Court’s first CQC inspection.’

Efficient creation and upkeep of person-centred care plans are informed by the real-time evidence of care, and accessible to carers at any time on shift. Body maps, wound care, review cycles, and assessments are all integrated to provide comprehensive, detailed, up-to-date care plans.

MCM gives managers the information they need quickly, accurately and in detail whenever it’s needed. All the usual reports and graphs are automatically created, and information can be shared securely with outside professionals to join up people’s health and social care journey.

The Relatives Gateway gives you the opportunity to engage more with relatives, share magical moments and give comfort that loved ones are being cared for, to promote an inclusive and transparent environment.

MCM is a secure solution to keep your personal data safe with infrastructure that exceeds GDPR’s requirements. Book a demo today to find out how MCM can benefit your care home.

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