Quality information is what Croner-i does best. Our online service is a trusted source of guidance for thousands of organisations, with everything in a single, easy-to-use portal.

Croner-i Care-inform has been created especially with care homes and domiciliary care providers in mind. Whether your residents are elderly, or have physical disabilities, learning disabilities, or mental health issues, our guidance is designed to help you provide the best possible care.

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Designed for those who run care homes and domiciliary support services of all kinds, Croner-i Care-inform gives you all the vital information and tools you need for managing your home and providing the best care.

Along with in-depth guides on best practice, it gives you a selection of practical tools. It includes 300+ model policies, an inspection self-audit tool, staff training materials to help meet Care Certificate induction training requirements, and hundreds of model forms, letters, and documents to save you time. All the topics relevant to running a care home are included, such as general care of service users, safeguarding, health & safety, business management, and more. Everything from admissions to nutrition is covered.

Croner-i makes carers’ lives easier. Tools get your work more efficient, CQC guidelines keep your home up to scratch, and expert insights help you make it outstanding.

Included in your Subscription
CQC Inspection Audit Tool

Croner-i’s brand new, interactive Care Inspection Audit Tool helps you prepare for an inspection. It allows you to...

  • Measure and record your compliance against each of the CQC’s Key Lines of Enquiry and relevant key indicators.
  • Create any actions you need to follow up.
  • Store your compliance notes and actions within in the tool, using an “at-a-glance” traffic light system to show your progress.
  • Edit or amend your audits at any time, print them or export them as CSV files. 
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Key Policies Required

Croner-i provides an extensive library of over 700 model policies covering everything you need to help you run your care service effectively and remain compliant. See here for a list of the key policies that a care service is required to follow in order to show compliance with CQC regulations.

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Access to Care Helpline

Croner-i Care-inform provides you with access to a care helpline where a care expert is on hand to answer any specific queries or questions you have.

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Staff Training Modules

Croner-i Care-inform provides you with a complete set of training modules which you can deliver within your care service to ensure trainees are compliant with the Care Certificate.

Why Croner-i?

Easy to use

Croner-i is packed with functionalities that make finding, using, and saving the care information you need intuitive and simple. Guidance is easy to digest, navigation is intuitive, and everything sits together in one portal.

Everything in one place

All the information you need sits together in one comprehensive portal. Expert guides, business tools, risk assessments, and CQC guidelines are only a click away.

Extra support

This isn’t just an online service – a subscription to Croner-i also provides access to our helpline for more advice. Experienced advisors are on hand 9am-5pm to help answer more complex queries.

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Create an outstanding home

Our guidance won’t just help your care home meet expectations – it’ll help you make it outstanding.

All the latest thoughts from our team of care experts assist you with following CQC guidelines, managing staff, and above all providing the best care you can. It’s everything you need to make your home an overall excellent place for your residents to live, where they have the highest possible quality of life.

Get paperwork done faster

Don’t get bogged down with admin. With all the care, business, and legal information you need right at your fingertips – along with an intuitive search function and content tagging system – finding, understanding and using information is a breeze. Everything you need to know is simplified and straightforward, and tools like model documents and risk assessments help streamline your work.

That means less time dealing with paperwork, and more time running your home and caring for your residents.

Train your staff

With our inclusive training courses – and all the materials you need to deliver them – coaching your employees on care principles is a breeze. Adaptable modules and resources mean anyone can teach a programme that fits your organisation, so there’s no need to bring in an external trainer.

Covering subjects like duty of care, safeguarding, health & safety, communication, and basic life support, these courses give your staff practical instructions and get their work in line with CQC recommendations.