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Birchfield Residential Care Home Good

Inspection Summary


Overall summary & rating

Good

Updated 1 April 2017

Birchfield Residential Care Home is registered to provide accommodation for up to 24 older people who require support with personal care. There are ten bedrooms on the ground floor of the service with the remaining being upstairs. The service does not have a lift and the upstairs area is accessed via stairs and/or stair lifts.

At the last inspection the service was rated overall Good. This was an unannounced inspection which took place on the 7 March 2017. At this inspection we found the service remained Good.

The service was meeting all the relevant fundamental standards. People who used the service told us they felt safe and well cared for. Staff members felt supported in their roles and were adequately trained to meet the needs of people who used the service. People were supported to have maximum choice and control of their lives and staff supported them in the least restrictive way possible; the policies and systems in the service supported this practice.

Further information is in the detailed findings below.

Inspection areas

Safe

Good

Updated 1 April 2017

The service is Good.

Effective

Good

Updated 1 April 2017

The service remains Good.

Caring

Good

Updated 1 April 2017

The service remains Good.

Responsive

Good

Updated 1 April 2017

The service remains Good.

Well-led

Good

Updated 1 April 2017

The service remains Good.