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Inspection Summary


Overall summary & rating

Good

Updated 16 March 2021

Peregrine House is a residential care home providing personal care and accommodation for up to 40 older people. At the time of our inspection there were 35 living at the service.

We found the following examples of good practice

All staff and essential visitors had to wear appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE), complete NHS Track and Trace information and had their temperature checked prior to entering the home.

Staff supported people’s social and emotional wellbeing. The provider and staff kept family members up to date about the latest government guidance. Relatives were kept informed about people's health using telephone calls, garden and video calls.

The registered manager explained the quality systems they had in place to check the service was providing safe care. There was a communication system in place to ensure staff received consistent updates in relation to infection control policy and practice.

All staff had undertaken training in infection prevention and control. This included putting on and taking off PPE, hand hygiene and other Covid-19 related training. Additional competency checks regarding safe use of PPE was also carried out by the registered manager.

Inspection areas

Safe

Good

Updated 16 March 2021

Further information is in the detailed findings below.

Effective

Good

Updated 16 March 2021

Caring

Good

Updated 16 March 2021

Responsive

Good

Updated 16 March 2021

Well-led

Requires improvement

Updated 16 March 2021