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Inspection Summary


Overall summary & rating

Good

Updated 19 April 2017

Gables Manor is a care home providing accommodation and nursing care for up to 20 people who have learning difficulties and who require nursing care.

At the last inspection the service was rated Good. At this inspection we found the service remained Good.

People continued to be protected from the risk of abuse and felt safe. Staff had a good understanding of their roles and responsibilities if they suspected abuse was happening. The manager shared information with the local authority when needed.

People received their medicines as prescribed and the management of medicines was safe.

People continue to be supported by sufficient numbers of staff who had received adequate training for their role.

People were supported to have maximum choice and control over their lives and staff supported them in the least restrictive way possible; the policies and systems in the service supported these practices.

People were protected from the risks of inadequate nutrition. Specialist diets were provided if needed. Referrals were made to health care professionals when needed.

People who used the service, or their representatives, were encouraged to contribute to the planning of their care. People were treated in a caring and respectful manner and staff delivered support in a relaxed and considerate manner.

People received individualised person centred care from staff who had a good understanding of their needs. They were supported to take part in a range of social activities of their choice.

People who used the service, or their representatives, were encouraged to be involved in decisions and systems were in place to monitor the quality of service provision. People also felt they could report any concerns to the management team and felt they would be taken seriously

Further information is in the detailed findings below

Inspection areas

Safe

Good

Updated 19 April 2017

The service remains good

Effective

Good

Updated 19 April 2017

The service remains good

Caring

Good

Updated 19 April 2017

The service remains good

Responsive

Good

Updated 19 April 2017

The service remains good

Well-led

Good

Updated 19 April 2017

The service remains good