In the latest Care Home Management magazine podcast we talk to Jeremy Walford, managing director of Middleton Hall Retirement Village, which is the first of its kind to set up an Employee Ownership Trust. Could an employee ownership business model boost your care home's financial performance, staff morale and carer retention? In Care In The News we discuss delays in authorising Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards applications and claims by the British Geriatrics Society that the UK is running out of care home beds. Also, how efficient is your laundry function? Electrolux Professional Laundry’s David Leadley-Kramer shares his tips. Also, hear some key advice on recruiting nurses and other carers from Sam Greenhalgh at recruitment app company Florence.