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Spire Dunedin Hospital

Teamwork at its best – Many congratulations to the Housekeeping and Catering teams at the Spire Dunedin Hospital in Reading.  In February, the Housekeeping team excelled and achieved their Gold Award.  In March also in this year, the Catering team then accredited to their Gold Award and in the process achieved 100% from the patients…

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Platinum Awards to Neylons Facility Management Housekeeping Teams

Platinum CAP Award for Housekeeping – 2019 saw the last Platinum CAP Award – the criteria is demanding. Wait a while and what happens? Two turn up!! Congratulations to the Beacon Hospital in Sandyford and the Mater Private Network Cork. Impressive performances by the Housekeeping teams and Hospitals

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Gold Award for the New Victoria Hospital

Fantastic to see ‘Hospital Housekeeping’ at its best. Great to see all departments and the SMT pulling together to play their part in delivering an outstanding housekeeping performance – Many congratulations to the Housekeeping team and to the Hospital

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Congratulatory Tea Party in the sunshine at the Spire Thames Valley Hospital

All eyes turned to the Hospital’s Housekeeping team as they celebrated their success.  Following the unannounced inspection visit, they achieved their Gold Award within the CAP Programme for Housekeeping Services. The Hospital’s Operations Manager Karen Rymes commented “We pride ourselves on the cleanliness of our hospital and the accolade is a fantastic way to recognise…

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Double Celebrations at Spire Fylde Coast Hospital

Hats off to both the Housekeeping and Catering teams at Spire Fylde Coast.  Having recently undertaken their respective unannounced assessment visits within their three-month window, both the Housekeeping and Catering services demonstrated great attention to patient care in attaining their Gold CAP Awards.  The attainment of double Golds are rare.  This achievement is a credit…

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Spire Manchester Hospital – Celebrating Housekeeping Standards

Just what’s required – an ambitious Housekeeping team working in unison with its Hospital colleagues.  Congratulations to all at Spire Manchester Hospital on their recent recognition at a GOLD CAP Award. The Hospital summed it up beautifully in saying ‘we have constantly striven to ensure  our staff have the right skills to deal with the…

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All Shining at Spire Portsmouth Hospital

The Spire Healthcare CEO Justin Ash celebrated the Housekeeping team’s Gold CAP Award achievement on Tuesday in the grounds of the Hospital. The importance of the team’s drive and ambition was praised by all. With their sights now firmly set on the Programme’s Platinum Award the team really are a shining example for the progressive…

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Welcome to the CAP Programme

Very pleased to announce that the Spire Fylde Coast Hospital and Spire Thames Valley Hospital have joined the CAP Award Programme for Housekeeping and Catering Services – Really looking forward to working with the Housekeeping and Catering teams at the Hospitals – We are already impressed by their ambitions within the CAP Programme and their…

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Be Smart and invest wisely in your Housekeeping and Catering Services

Housekeeping and catering are often seen as an area for cost cutting even in the current climate of guarding against the pandemic.  Is this due to a lack of understanding at the complexity and importance of these services, misplacing their added-value or an easy target?   The need for continued quantifiable investment is highlighted in a…

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CAP Programme – Putting You First

Inspiring Catering Managers The Mentoring Programme Catering Services are complex businesses requiring many skills.  Central to running a successful operation is you – the Catering Manager. You carry the weight of user expectations, the regulatory and due diligence responsibilities, the duty of care for the customer and staff plus the financial accountability. This Mentoring Programme…

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