Established in 1994, Alcura – formerly known as Central Homecare – has over 20 years’ experience in the UK homecare market, providing clinical patient care directly to people in their own community.
Alcura is derived from the Latin word ‘cura’ – meaning care – and reflects the key values of our brand, including our dedication to patient care. Alcura partners with healthcare companies, professionals and organisations to provide innovative personalised solutions helping to improve patient care and treatment experiences.
Alcura is a member of Walgreens Boots Alliance – the first global pharmacy-led health and wellbeing enterprise. In the UK, our other businesses include Alliance Healthcare, one of the UK’s leading pharmaceutical wholesalers and distributors, Alloga, our pre-wholesale business and Boots, the UK’s leading pharmacy-led health and beauty retailer.
What does Alcura do?
Our nursing and homecare services cover a wide range of medical conditions and treatments, working across low, medium and high-tech therapy groups across the UK. We operate across the UK and currently provide services for over 35,000 patients.
Our services include:
- Homecare delivery (including prisons)
- Personalised nursing service
- Waste management
- Patient support programmes
- Pharmaceutical, NHS and privately- commissioned services
- Speciality wholesale
Alcura is a well-established homecare provider, with a strong operating platform and robust processes. We use our assets from across the Walgreens Boots Alliance businesses, as well as new technology and innovations to the mutual benefits of the NHS, manufacturers and, most importantly, the patient. For more information about Alcura and our services, visit: httpss://www.alcura-health.co.uk/web/patients