|Posted by Shaquille Pabani on June 1, 2018 at 7:00 PM||comments (13)|
The Maple Group has acquired Happy Face Medical Clinic, a primary care facility in Langley, British Columbia, Canada. The service provides care to the community via MSP covered GP visits with both walk-in and family practice.
|Posted by Shaquille Pabani on January 8, 2018 at 1:50 PM||comments (1)|
|Posted by Shaquille Pabani on May 10, 2017 at 3:55 PM||comments (60)|
I have to second Zina Pinkhafik when she says it’s “a very sad day,” referring to the closure of her Seafair medical walk-in clinic.
I can’t count the number of times I’ve been there for my family’s various calamities. When the dog bites (my daughter’s face and her eyes puff up), when the bee stings (and my son has a nasty allergic reaction), to paraphrase My Favourite Things, Seafair was where we went.
We have a family doctor, but a visit...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Shaquille Pabani on February 24, 2017 at 2:05 PM||comments (1)|
|Posted by Shaquille Pabani on January 13, 2017 at 11:10 AM||comments (3)|
Within Christie & Co we continue to focus on our company ethos of promoting clients’ interests rst and foremost - we are able to tap into the knowledge and expertise across the Group and share this depth of knowledge for our clients’ bene t. Longevity in our sectors While 2016 was, it’s probably fair to say, a complex series of twists and turns on the economic front, we are seeing more than ever that the sectors that Christie & Co deal in have longevity, and will rem...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Shaquille Pabani on July 13, 2016 at 12:05 PM||comments (0)|
It is now just over 12 months since we published our ground-breaking piece of research on the shortage of nurses in the UK, “The UK Nursing Workforce – Crisis or Opportunity”. With frequent reference being made to a shortage of nurses in both the NHS and adult social care, a dramatic increase in agency use and escalating sta costs, we sought to place into context the true extent of the issues and the solutions available. Key headlines from our 2015 document included an est...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Shaquille Pabani on February 4, 2016 at 1:50 PM||comments (0)|
|Posted by Shaquille Pabani on January 19, 2016 at 11:00 AM||comments (0)|
This disparity between supply and demand looks set to continue in 2016. low volumes In the business retail market, Christie & Co experienced continued ‘business blocking’ during 2015. interest receivable on deposits is at an all-time low and many private business owners are simply staying put. Coupled with the fact that banks have mostly disposed of large portfolios of over-geared loans, the result is that volumes in the market remain stubbornly subdued. In 2016 we may see som...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Shaquille Pabani on December 9, 2015 at 10:55 AM||comments (0)|
First introduced in the UK in 1999, the National Minimum Wage (the NMW), and its potential impact on UK businesses prompted debate and divided opinions at the time. A decade and a half later, the debate has been reignited with the revelation of the National Living Wage (the NLW) announced to replace the NMW for workers aged 25 and over. The NLW will be initially set at £7.20 per hour in April 2016, with the government planning on ambitious wage growth to over £9.00 by 2020. These r...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Shaquille Pabani on June 8, 2015 at 11:40 AM||comments (0)|
Introduction With the UK population growing older, living longer and suffering from an ever increasing range of conditions, the need for good quality care has never been higher. Investors have recognised the opportunities in the UK’s private health & social care sectors and signi cant progress has been made to develop new state of the art care homes and hospitals. The last three years have heralded the arrival of many new, well-funded investors to the sector. These investors, many o...Read Full Post »