Inspection on 12/12/06 for Chesham House
Also see our care home review for Chesham House for more information
This inspection was carried out on 12th December 2006.
CSCI has not published a star rating for this report, though using similar criteria we estimate that the report is Excellent. 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.
What follows are excerpts from this inspection report. For more information read the full report on the next tab.
What the care home does well
· · · · · · · Residents individual needs in relation to their illness are fully understood by a knowledgeable and trained staff team The home is well managed There are positive and supportive relationships between staff and residents Residents are actively encouraged to participate in the local community and maintain relationships with family and friends Residents are listened to and fully contribute to the running of the home Residents are valued as individuals Residents are treated with dignity and respect
What has improved since the last inspection?
· · Recruitment practice within the home has improved to a satisfactory level Fire drills take place at regular intervals and fire doors are not propped open
What the care home could do better:
· Regulation 26 visits by the provider need to take place at regular monthly intervals