Thinking of starting a care services business? Startups forum users discuss getting started from securing contracts to care software packages
With people living longer than ever, demand for care agencies is on the rise. If you’re thinking about entering the care sector, our Startups Forum users discuss a number of elements involved in getting started below.
What do you need to set up a health care agency and secure contracts?
I wish to set-up a nursing and care agency, supplying temp nurses and healthcare assistance to private nursing/care homes, private hospitals etc. I currently work as a health care assistant for the NHS – I need help with starting off setting up my own agency, who would I approach to get contracts? How do you go about this? And the overall pay rates mark given to us as an agency and in turn how much on average to pay HCA and RGN?