Inspection on 09/12/05 for Camden Park House
Also see our care home review for Camden Park House for more information
This inspection was carried out on 9th December 2005.
CSCI has not published a star rating for this report, though using similar criteria we estimate that the report is Good. The way we rate inspection reports is consistent for all houses, though please be aware that this may be different from an official CSCI judgement.
The inspector found no outstanding requirements from the previous inspection report, but made 1 statutory requirements (actions the home must comply with) as a result of this inspection.
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What the care home does well
The home is being managed effectively and there is a team of committed support workers. Staff spoke positively about the service users and support and guidance is given in a way that promotes the dignity of the service users. Choices are available. Support workers are keen to ensure that service users are integrated into the community and have access activities appropriate to age, gender and cultural needs. There is a sound recruitment and selection process for new staff. The arrangements for induction, foundation and NVQ training are good and support a consistent level of service. There is a training plan in place and staff are encouraged to develop their skills. There is a wide range of sound policies and procedures.
What has improved since the last inspection?
There were no deficiencies recorded at the last inspection.
What the care home could do better:
The areas were the home needs to develop were discussed and agreed with the manager. There needs to be remedial action taken as the stair carpet was threadbare and posed a danger to service users and staff.