Consultancy Services

At Connect4healthcare we understand when faced with ever increasing challenges in the care home – healthcare industry, there will be times when despite your best efforts, you may need some extra support, advice or assistance.

Connect4healthcare can help you to deliver a high standard of care with the very best financial return.

We can help you:

  • Interim Management – C4H can provide interim operational management cover while you are recruiting, cover maternity leave or long-term sickness either on a full or part time basis

  • Compliance and Improvement – C4H can visit your home/s and give advice and support to the managers on how to achieve the required standards. We can review your policies, procedures and systems. We can complete a quality assurance report to identify what is not working and raise an action plan to enable the home to improve.

  • Cost Management – C4H look at your current operational costs and find ways to improve them. Help set appropriate budgets with managers and guide them to manage and take responsibility resulting in a cost reduction.

  • Staff Management – The largest operational cost to any care home is staff. We can audit personnel files, review staffing levels, shift patterns and rotas. If agency is used, we can help reduce or eliminate this. We can help with recruitment, retention, training and motivation of the care team.

  • Projects – C4H can help with commissioning new care homes, including planning and development prior to opening and for the first 12 months from opening. Or you may be retiring or reducing your portfolio and need someone to help this happen in a calm organised and sympathetic way.

  • Bed Management – Are you struggling to fill your beds?  This is a problem we have heard from other Care home providers. C4H offer a bespoke management service – by marketing your home and connecting you with the right people.

  • Secret Shopper Reports – It is important to understand your business from another perspective.  C4H will carry out surveys, visits and then provide a detailed open honest and objective report.

If you think that Connect4healthcare can help you please contact us for more information.