Inspection on 17/10/05 for Kean Street, 17
Also see our care home review for Kean Street, 17 for more information
This inspection was carried out on 17th October 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 5 statutory requirements (actions the home must comply with) as a result of this inspection.
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What the care home does well
Kean Street is led by a good management and staff team. They are service user focused and work hard at being creative in encouraging service users personal and social development. The standard of recording is good and the new chef has gradually introduced health conscious and attractive meals.
What has improved since the last inspection?
The general cleanliness of the project has improved since the last inspection. The standard and variety of food has also greatly improved with service users involved in the process. The introduction of a joint assessment care plans has furthered service user involvement in their care planning.
What the care home could do better:
Kean Street must make sure that the details afforded in the risk assessments are not lost in the new system. The standard of repairs in the bathrooms needs to improve. Staff need to make sure that they support service users to maintain a hygienic standard of cleanliness in their flats. The manager must make sure that every key worker has the ability to meet service users needs.