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Care home slammed as ‘not safe’ as inspectors uncover serious failures

Sutton Grange care home in BanksGet daily updates directly to your inboxSubscribeSee our privacy noticeMore newslettersInspectors from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) said that Sutton canada goose outlet in usa Grange care home, run by the Barchester group, “was not safe” as they saw “a number of incidents that placed people at risk of harm”.They made unannounced visits to canada goose outlet uk sale the site, on canada goose jacket outlet Greaves Hall Lane, in Banks, on four dates in February and March before publishing canada goose shop uk their findings this month.The urgent inspections came in response to “concerning information” received from Lancashire County Council, in rel to people living at the home.The council’s safeguarding team alerted the CQC to what it felt canada goose outlet store quebec were issues “in relation to the canada goose outlet orlando safe care and canada goose outlet england treatment for a number of people” which included the canada goose outlet uk fake provision of “care, staffing, altercations between people who used the service, and the leadership and management of the canada goose outlet online uk home”.Pensioner threatened with kitchen knife during robbery at her Southport homeThe government inspector gave the home the lowest possible rating of “inadequate” in four categories, covering the extent to which it is “safe”, “well led”, “responsible”, and “effective”.The final category, covering how caring the service is, was assessed as “requires improvement”.The home had been rated “good” in its previous inspection, in 2016.Serious concerns were raised over staffing levels, as well as recruitment and induction practices, among a range canada goose outlet new york city of safety issues uncovered by the inspectors.The worries were echoed by staff members interviewed, with one care worker describing staffing levels as “unsafe”.Further issues were found in relation to nutrition and hydration, dignity and respect and activities, as well as with the accurate recording of medication canada goose outlet and risk assessments.The report said: “Systems to ensure canada goose discount uk people who used the service were protected canada goose outlet in new york from abuse were canada goose outlet locations in toronto inadequate.”We observed a number of incidents where people were exposed to the risk of harm. While some people told us they felt safe in the home, others told us they did not.”We identified a number of infection risks, including dirty gloves https://www.pick-canadagoose.com left in public areas, a dirty, soiled bed pan and a lack of liquid soap and paper towels for people to use.”We saw some evidence that people who used the service received good care.”However, this was not consistently provided.”We saw one person being spoken to in an inappropriate manner and another person was dressed inappropriately.”We saw staff failed to respond appropriately when one person needed support with their personal care.”Barbecue loving dog needed stomach surgery after eating kebab skewerThe home has been placed in “special measures” and must demonstrate major improvements within six months.The report adds: “If not canada goose uk site enough improvement is made within this time frame, so that there is still a rating of ‘inadequate’ for any key question or overall, we will take action in line with our enforcement procedures to begin the process of preventing the provider from operating this service.”A spokesman for Barchester said: “We take the findings of the Care Quality Commission very seriously, and we recognise that canada goose outlet winnipeg changes need to be made in the home canada goose vest outlet as the report identified.”We have implemented a canada goose outlet buffalo comprehensive plan clearly outlining the immediate steps being taken to ensure these improvements in our services can be made swiftly, including extra training for staff to address issues raised in the report, and an active recruitment canada goose outlet parka drive to ensure that we hire, train and retain the best quality staff.”Louise Taylor, head of adult services, health and wellbeing for Lancashire County Council, said: “We’ve been working proactively with managers at Sutton Grange on an improvement plan to ensure the best possible care for residents, who are always our top priority.

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