Dingle Meadow Care Home, Oldbury, West Midlands
Dingle Meadow Care Home, Oldbury, West Midlands
Dingle Meadow Care Home, Oldbury, West Midlands

Dingle Meadow Care Home is located within a residential area of Oldbury in the West Midlands, a purpose built 43 bedded facility offering Dementia and Residential care.

At Dingle Meadow Care Home Residents have a choice of lounge areas including the quiet lounge, which is a perfect place to relax and unwind. The home has a range of comfortable and well-equipped bedrooms; some rooms are large enough for a small seating area.

Chefs at Dingle Meadow pride themselves on knowing the tastes of Residents and preparing a choice of home cooked, fresh, nutritional meals and catering for any dietary and cultural needs. At HC-One, experienced Home Manager and members of staff ensure kindness is at the heart of everything they do.

Group: HC-One

Person in charge: Linda Bryant (Home Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , 43 residents

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age

Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's • Bipolar/Manic Depression • Hearing Impairment & Deafness • Huntington's Disease • Parkinson's Disease • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment

Admission Information: Ages 65+.

Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): Czech, Hindi

Single Rooms: 43

Rooms with ensuite WC: 43

Facilities & Services: Respite Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room

Latest CQC* Report on Dingle Meadow Care Home: click here

* Care Quality Commission (CQC) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.

Bed Vacancies

Bed Vacancies

posted 28 Dec 2016

Please contact us for information regarding our bed availability

Reviews

9.4 Dingle Meadow Care Home has a Review Score of 9.4 (9.365)

The Review Score of 9.4 (maximum of 10) for Dingle Meadow Care Home is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 4.7 out of 5 from 6 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Dingle Meadow Care Home in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 5 out of 5 from 6 positive Reviews in the last 12 months.

  • a) 5 Points are available for the Average Rating of all Reviews over all time. For each review the Care Home / service is rated Excellent, Good, Satisfactory, Poor or Very Poor on a number of areas eg Staff, Management etc. The Care Home receives points for each rating as follows: Excellent = 5. Good = 4. Satisfactory = 3. Poor = 2. Very Poor = 1. These points are added up and then divided by the total number of completed ratings to generate the average rating.

    The Average Rating of 4.667 for Dingle Meadow Care Home is calculated as follows: ( (52 Excellents x 5) + (17 Goods x 4) + (2 Satisfactorys x 3) + (1 Poors x 2) ) ÷ 72 Ratings = 4.667

  • b) 5 Points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 12 months. A Positive Review is defined as any Review with 'Extremely Likely' or 'Likely' in answer to the question 'How likely are you to recommend this Care Home to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?'

    The 5 points available are broken down as follows:

    1. 4 points are available for the first 5 Positive Reviews, 3 points for the first Positive Review and then 0.25 Points for each of the next 4 Positive Reviews.

    2. 1 point is available for reaching a target number of Positive Reviews based on 20% of the number of registered beds. If the target is partially reached then that proportion of 1 point is given. eg a Care Home with 50 registered beds has a target of 10 Positive Reviews, if it has 10 or more Positive Reviews it will receive 1 point, if it has 7 reviews will receive 0.7 points.

    The 4.698 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Dingle Meadow Care Home is based on 6 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:

    1. 3 + 0.25 + 0.25 + 0.25 + 0.25 = 4

    2. Target of 8.6 positive Reviews (43 registered beds ÷ 5). 6 Reviews ÷ 8.6 Target = 0.698

  • When a Review is submitted by someone who has previously submitted a Review, only the latest Review will count towards the Review Score.


Average Ratings

  • Excellent
    5
  • Good
    1
  • Satisfactory
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Very Poor
    0
  • Don't Know
    0

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Dingle Meadow Care Home?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    5
  • Likely
    1
  • Don't know
    0
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to Dingle Meadow Care Home

  • Daughter of Resident/Service User
    4
  • Granddaughter of Resident/Service User
    1
  • Resident / Service User
    1

Lovely home - very caring staff. Nan settled in well! Keep up the the good work!

How likely would you be to recommend Dingle Meadow Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.5 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

It is very nice and very clean and the food is excellent!
Care staff is very good.

How likely would you be to recommend Dingle Meadow Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

I am really happy with the care my mum is having in Dingle Meadow. She is happy in herself, she has made friends with residents and staff, everyone is so kind. Thank you all.

How likely would you be to recommend Dingle Meadow Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

I am very happy with the care my mother is getting at Dingle Meadow. Everyone is really kind and helpful.

How likely would you be to recommend Dingle Meadow Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

Everyone is so kind and caring to Mom and to the family when we visit.

How likely would you be to recommend Dingle Meadow Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.8 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

My mother has been a resident for the past 3 years. I am perfectly satisfied with her care. She has dementia and I am happy she is being looked after to my satisfaction as she is unable to tell me herself. I am also relieved that she cannot leave the building without supervision, something she was always threatening to do when she lived at home.

How likely would you be to recommend Dingle Meadow Care Home? Likely

Average Rating: 

 3.7 out of 5

Overall Standard: Satisfactory

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Good

Activities: Poor

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Satisfactory

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