Stretton Hall Nursing Home, Chrurch Stretton - Enter & View visit report

This visit was part of a programme of visits to care homes that are registered by the CQC as providing Dementia care to learn more about the care they provide and identify areas of good practice.
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Summary

The purpose of the visit was:

  • To make observations of the home environment and interactions between staff, residents and their families.
  • To understand the home’s approach to providing ‘person centred’ care (including Dementia care) and the support available for staff.
  • To hear about how staff support residents to maintain their independence, make choices and maintain relationships with family / carers.

Key Findings

We suggest the following should be considered:

  • Installing clocks in communal areas that display the day, date and time, which might be useful for residents especially those with Dementia.
  • Improving communication and information for relatives and visitors, such as names of key workers.
  • Ensuring that all corridors are clear and all areas odour-free.

Full Report

More information about the Enter & View scheme can be found here.

Please note the findings of this report reflect what we found on the day of our visit and services may change over time. More information about this service can be found on the Care Quality Commission website and the home website.

If you need this report in a different format, please contact us:

enquiries@healthwatchshropshire.co.uk

01743 237884

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