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Unique IQ’s digital toolkit available on the G-Cloud 12 digital marketplace

G-Cloud 12

Unique IQ’s care management software is now available via the Crown Commercial Service’s Digital Marketplace. The procurement framework, known as G-Cloud 12, makes it easy for customers in the UK public sector to find and buy cloud computing services, such as software, hosting and cloud support. Instead of having to go through a lengthy tender process, buyers… Read more »

Home care across the four nations


Four countries, four different approaches to care with one shared purpose – to make care better. We look at how the different Government regulators for each nation approach their inspection methods and share some of the useful websites linked to the nations’ care services.  Scotland The Care Inspectorate is the national regulator for care services… Read more »

Technology’s positive role in a crisis

Technology's positive role

By David Lynes, Managing Director of Unique IQ Earlier this month I was asked to contribute to a feature on technology’s role in a crisis for Home Care Insight magazine. The feature focused on how the need for remote working and social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic has led to a surge in home care… Read more »

Unique IQ in new recruitment drive

Unique IQ is hiring

Unique IQ is bolstering its Service Delivery team with the recruitment of 5 new roles. The Redditch-based technology firm is on the lookout for talented people with purpose to support relationship-building, project management and technical troubleshooting. The home care software development house is currently on the lookout for: – two Customer Success Managers to look after… Read more »

Unique IQ receives third consecutive LaingBuisson nomination

Unique IQ is a LaingBuisson 2020 finalist

Home care technology company Unique IQ has been shortlisted for a prestigious LaingBuisson award for a third consecutive year. Unique IQ’s home care software has been named as a finalist in the ‘Innovation in Health Tech‘ category of the awards, which recognises “innovation in technology in any setting, in the delivery of care as a… Read more »

National Coding Week 2020 – meet our developers

National Coding Week 2020

National Coding Week 2020: Meet our dev team As we celebrate National Coding Week 2020, we have grabbed some of our developers for a virtual cup of coffee to reflect on their time in code and find out if tabs are truly superior to spaces. Meet the team Tom: Unique IQ’s very own Development Manager… Read more »

A chat with Unique IQ’s women in tech

The ‘Women into Science and Engineering’ (WISE) annual core-STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) report shows there has been a steady growth of women in tech within the ICT sector over the last decade. Here at Unique IQ, we have a number of women who are part of our team and today we share a chat… Read more »

Unique IQ is Care Sector Supplier Awards finalist

Unique IQ is a Care Sector Supplier Awards 2020 finalist

Unique IQ has been named as one of the finalists in the inaugural Care Sector Supplier Awards. Our home care software has been nominated for the ‘Management Software’ category, alongside a high standard of technology companies working within the care sector. The Care Sector Supplier Awards, organised by Stratford Projects, will honour the best companies… Read more »

Technology’s role in ensuring safe service delivery post COVID-19

Technology's role in ensuring safe service delivery for cleaning businesses

The coronavirus pandemic has shone a spotlight on the cleaning industry, with stringent hygiene regulations, risk reduction and sky-high client expectations amongst the many demands now facing cleaning businesses. Technology will be central to ensuring safe service delivery in a post-COVID world. As the UK begins to settle back into some sort of routine following… Read more »