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Inspection Summary


Overall summary & rating

Good

Updated 7 April 2021

The Limes is a ‘care home’ providing accommodation, personal and nursing care for up to 28 people. At the time of our inspection there were 26 people using the service.

We found the following examples of good practice.

The home had identified a designated area for visits to take place. A process was in place to support safe visits to the home. Visits were by appointment only, all visitors were required to complete a health questionnaire screening form, have their temperature taken and take a rapid COVID-19 test. Personal protective equipment (PPE) was supplied by the provider for all visitors to wear.

The provider had a process in place to support safe admissions to the home.

Staff had received training on how to wear, put on and take off their PPE. This was reiterated regularly with staff through team meetings and monitored by the infection control champions.

Inspection areas

Safe

Good

Updated 7 April 2021

Further information is in the detailed findings below.

Effective

Good

Updated 7 April 2021

Caring

Good

Updated 7 April 2021

Responsive

Good

Updated 7 April 2021

Well-led

Good

Updated 7 April 2021