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Free flu vaccinations for care workers

As from Wednesday 15 November everyone employed in direct care in Oxfordshire is eligible for a free flu vaccination courtesy of Oxfordshire County Council. Team members need to go to their local pharmacy or GP Practice and ask for a free flu... Read more

Countywide, caring is becoming outstanding

We regularly, and unashamedly, publicise how well care providers are performing. In a challenging environment for delivering care, a landscape made more unwelcome by high house prices and wage costs, it is a tremendous feat for a care provider ro... Read more

HMRC launch NMW compliance scheme

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Care providers facing a complaint of not paying the NMW to care workers providing sleep-in services, have been offered an olive branch by HMRC to enable them to calculate the back-pay owed (if any). The scheme launched on 1 November is intended to... Read more