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Date of Inspection: 18, 23 May 2011
Date of Publication: 21 June 2011
Inspection Report published 21 June 2011 PDF | 131.14 KB

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People should be safe from harm from unsafe or unsuitable equipment (outcome 11)

Meeting this standard

We checked that people who use this service

  • Are not at risk of harm from unsafe or unsuitable equipment (medical and non-medical equipment, furnishings or fittings).
  • Benefit from equipment that is comfortable and meets their needs.

How this check was done

We reviewed all the information we hold about this provider, carried out a visit on 18/05/2011, 23/05/2011, checked the provider's records, observed how people were being cared for, looked at records of people who use services, talked to staff and talked to people who use services.

Our judgement

Our judgement is that the service is compliant with this outcome. People who use the service are provided with safe equipment that maintains their comfort and independence and meets their needs.

User experience

We were not able to get peoples’ views directly from them about this outcome. However their experiences were captured through records and other information.

Other evidence

We were told that people would be provided with aids and equipment as needed.

We saw handrails to help people to access the stairs safely.