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Inspection Summary


Overall summary & rating

Good

Updated 4 February 2021

Archers Court accommodates up to 42 people with nursing and residential care needs in a purpose-built building. On the day of our inspection, 38 people were using the service.

We found the following examples of good practice:

• Appropriate measures were in place to reduce the risk of infection. The environment was very clean, with enhanced cleaning taking place of frequently touched surfaces.

• Social distancing rules were being complied with. Some minor changes had been made to the layout of furniture to encourage and support social distancing.

• The provider was following national guidance for anyone moving into the home and admissions were carried out safely.

• People were supported to keep in touch with their family members via video or telephone calls. The provider had developed ways to safely support visits in line with the latest guidance.

• Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) was appropriately stored, used and disposed of. Staff had undertaken additional training in infection prevention and control and regular audits were carried out.

• Staffing levels had been maintained during the recent outbreak with the support of agency staff.

Inspection areas

Safe

Good

Updated 4 February 2021

Further information is in the detailed findings below.

Effective

Good

Updated 4 February 2021

Caring

Good

Updated 4 February 2021

Responsive

Good

Updated 4 February 2021

Well-led

Good

Updated 4 February 2021