COVID-19 UPDATE


The health, safety and well being of our residents and staff are paramount.

We have therefore put in place robust and contingency plans to respond the Covid 19. These plans are kept under daily review in line with the guidance provided by the Department of Health and Social care and Public Health England.

Residents

We are continuing to provide the utmost care and support for our residentsNon-essential incoming visitors to the home have been stoppedIf we encounter a case or possible case of Covid 19 within the home, full isolation and restrictive measures will be put in place for our residents

New Admissions

We are taking new admissions however they will need a negative test as part of the admission processIn addition, as a further precautionary measure, they will need to be isolated to their room for 14 days

Staff

We continue to oversee staff to ensure that best hygiene practices are carried outWe communicate with our staff frequently to appraise them of changing advice and guidanceWe have adequate supplies of PPE for all staff

Relatives & Friends

No family visits at the moment except where the resident is ‘towards the end of their life’.We send out weekly emails and lettersWe assist with video calls on Ipad devices