On the first day the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine was rolled out, HC-Ones Daneside Court care staff were fortunate enough to be among the first to be offered vaccinations. Understandably, there was some nervousness among colleagues around the vaccine being new. As Managing Director of HC-One’s family of care homes. Ruth Yates wanted to lead by example so, along with 12 other willing colleagues, she attended the Countess of Chester Hospital to be vaccinated.
Ruth is a Registered Nurse and has worked in the care sector for over 20 years, including working as a home manager before moving into operational roles. In her current position as Managing Director at HC-One, Ruth is responsible for optimising the strategic and operational performance of the care homes in her portfolio.