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Netherton Green Care Home Good

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Inspection Summary


Overall summary & rating

Good

Updated 8 April 2021

Netherton Green Care Home is a care home providing accommodation personal and nursing care to a maximum of 120 people. The home is made up of four individual units each with their own specialism. At this inspection we only looked at Saltwells unit which is a step down service for people being discharged from hospital. The service specialised in supporting people to regain their independence in partnership with other heath care agencies. Saltwells unit can support up to 30 people. At the time of our visit nine people lived there.

We found the following examples of good practice.

¿ Visitors to the home had their temperatures taken prior to entering the home, completed a short health screening questionnaire and consented to a lateral flow test.

¿ Personal protective equipment was available for visitors to use.

¿ Visits were currently restricted due to the recent out-break; however, the provider had ensured people continued to have contact with their family members through, window visits, social media and telephone calls.

¿ Arrangements had been introduced for staff to appropriately socially distance as much as possible during their breaks.

¿ People who had tested positive for Covid-19 self-isolated in line with current guidance.

¿ Clinical waste and laundry were handled in line with government guidance.

¿ The senior management team had shared learning and updates about COVID-19 to ensure staff worked in line with best practice and government guidance.

Inspection areas

Safe

Requires improvement

Updated 8 April 2021

Further information is in the detailed findings below.

Effective

Good

Updated 8 April 2021

Caring

Good

Updated 8 April 2021

Responsive

Good

Updated 8 April 2021

Well-led

Good

Updated 8 April 2021