Information for Care Homes

On this page you will find a set of resources compiled by NHS Scarborough and Ryedale Clinical Commissioning Group to help staff who work in care homes.

We hope the information provided on this page - some of which we've also distributed directly to care homes - will make it easier for carers to respond to residents' needs.

Our intention is to upload fresh material to this page on a regular basis. If there's particular information you would like to see here that you think would be useful, do get in touch.

Community Support Services Directory  End of Life care  Flu and Norovirus campaign  Medical Device Alert  Medicines management for residents with Parkinson's  Nutrition information, including the prescribing of oral supplements  Polymer gel granules - safety alert  Safe Handling of medicines in social care settings  What to do and who to call if you're concerned about a resident  Wound Care Formulary