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Inspection Summary


Overall summary & rating

Good

Updated 3 December 2020

Woodhorn Park is a residential care home providing personal care for up to 61 older people, some of whom have a dementia related condition. The home is a purpose-built facility with care supported over two floors.

We found the following examples of good practice.

¿ Systems were in place to help prevent people, staff and visitors from catching and spreading infection. A visiting suite with screen and intercom system had been built to facilitate safe visiting.

¿ There was sufficient PPE such as aprons, gloves and masks. Staff were wearing this appropriately when we visited. Staff had undertaken training in putting on and taking off PPE.

¿ The registered manager spoke very positively about the hard work and dedication staff had shown throughout the pandemic. Systems were in place to help ensure the health and wellbeing of staff were supported.

Further information is in the detailed findings below.

Inspection areas

Safe

Good

Updated 3 December 2020

We were assured the service were following safe infection prevention and control procedures to keep people safe.

Effective

Good

Updated 3 December 2020

Caring

Outstanding

Updated 3 December 2020

Responsive

Good

Updated 3 December 2020

Well-led

Good

Updated 3 December 2020