Inspection on 06/02/07 for Dunwood Manor Nursing Home
Also see our care home review for Dunwood Manor Nursing Home for more information
This inspection was carried out on 6th February 2007.
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 made no statutory requirements on the home as a result of this inspection and there were no outstanding actions from the previous inspection report.
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What the care home does well
The home has a comprehensive assessment process in place in looking at the needs of both potential and existing service users to ensure that the home can meet their needs. The service users are provided with a warm and homely accommodation that they said met their needs. The care plans and records of care given were good that ensured that residents received the support and help they required. The management system and procedures in the home worked well including, dealing with complaints, quality monitoring and the service users` money. The service has staff that are skilled and knowledgeable about the care needs of older people and regular training was available to them. The meals and activities at the home were good and offered the service users choices and variety and met with their satisfaction. The service users bedrooms on the ground floor allow them direct access to the beautiful garden.
What has improved since the last inspection?
The ongoing programme of refurbishment ensures that the service users are provided with a homely and well-maintained accommodation.
What the care home could do better:
The recruitment process needs reviewing to ensure that all checks are completed prior to employment in order to safeguard the safety of the service users.