Moorlands Care Home with Nursing

Macdonald Road, Lightwater GU18 5US

Moorlands Care Home with Nursing, Lightwater, Surrey
Moorlands Care Home with Nursing, Lightwater, Surrey
Moorlands Care Home with Nursing, Lightwater, Surrey

Moorlands Care Home with Nursing has a pleasant location, with close proximity to local amenities and to London transport routes.

The home is registered with the Care Quality Commission to provide both short and long-term nursing care to 40 elderly people.

The interior is tastefully furnished and comfortable lounge and coffee areas overlook the large, landscaped gardens. There is also an attractive central courtyard area, which is well used during the summer months.

Moorlands has well proportioned rooms, boasting a wealth of original features. All bedrooms are fitted with television and telephone points, and many are with en suite facilities. Residents may wish, bring their own possessions to add that valuable personal touch to make their room as homely as possible, and to ease the transition of the move into their new home.

Group: Caring Homes Group

Person in charge: Tracey Jepson (Home Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Surrey County Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , 41 residents

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age

Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's • Cancer Care • Epilepsy • Hearing Impairment • Huntington's Disease • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Muscular Dystrophy • Orthopaedic • Parkinson's Disease • Stroke

Admission Information: Ages 65+.

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

Single Rooms: 33

Shared Rooms: 4

Rooms with ensuite WC: 25

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Day Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Physiotherapy • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access

Latest CQC* Report on Moorlands Care Home with Nursing: click here

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

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Current Reviews

9.3 Moorlands Care Home with Nursing has a Review Score of 9.3 (9.272)

The Review Score of 9.3 (maximum of 10) for Moorlands Care Home with Nursing is based on 11 Review/Recommendations in the last 2 years. This Review Score of 9.272 is made up of a Quality Score of 4.735 Points (maximum of 5) relating to the rating and a Quantity Score of 4.537 Points (maximum of 5) relating to the number of positive Reviews/Recommendations.

  • The maximum Review Score for a care home / service is 10 and it is based on the published (including Restricted Publication) Reviews in the last 2 years. When a Review is submitted by someone who has previously submitted a Review, only the latest Review will count towards the Review Score.

    The Review Score of 9.272 for Moorlands Care Home with Nursing is based on 11 Reviews/Recommendations in the last 2 years.

  • The Review Score (maximum of 10) is made up of a Quality Score (maximum of 5) and Quantity Score (maximum of 5):

    • Quality Score: 5 Points are available for the average rating. 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 / service 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. (Please note that the ratings of Very Poor and Poor have only been available since the change from Recommendations to Reviews on 7th July 2015.)

      The Quality Score (average rating) of 4.735 for Moorlands Care Home with Nursing is calculated as follows: ( (99 Excellents x 5) + (31 Goods x 4) + (2 Satisfactorys x 3) ) ÷ 132 Ratings = 4.735

    • Quantity Score: 5 Points are available for the number of 'Positive Reviews' for a care home / service. 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 provider to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?'

      • Any Recommendation. Before the change from Recommendations to Reviews on 7th July 2015 all feedback was limited to Recommendations (ie positive comments only)

      The 5 points available are broken down as follows:

      1. 3 points for receiving the first Positive Review.

      2. 0.1 Point per Positive Review, up to a maximum score of 1 Point. (ie a care home / service requires 10 Positive Reviews to receive the maximum score of 1 point.)

      3. (Number of Positive Reviews ÷ number of registered beds) x 2, up to a maximum score of 1 Point. ie a care home / service has to receive a number of Positive Reviews equal to half of the number of registered beds to obtain the maximum score of 1 point. eg a care home / service with 40 registered beds has to receive 20 Positive Reviews to obtain the maximum score of 1 point.

        (For Adult Day Care Centres and Extra Care Housing which do not have a registered number of beds, 1) and 2) are replaced by the formula of 0.2 points per Review, up to a maximum score of 2 points. ie a listing needs 10 Reviews to receive the maximum score of 2 points

      The Quantity Score of 4.537 for Moorlands Care Home with Nursing is calculated as follows:

      1. 11 Positive Reviews = 3

      2. 0.1 x 11 Positive Reviews = 1.100 (maximum score = 1)

      3. (11 Positive Reviews ÷ 41 Registered Beds) x 2 = 0.537

  • The Review Score is based on user Recommendations/Reviews submitted in the last 2 years. The maximum Review Score is 10. There are 5 Points available for the average of all ratings on users Recommendations/Reviews (Excellent 5, Good 4, Satisfactory 3, Poor 2, Very Poor 1). There are 5 Points available for the total number of positive Recommendations/Reviews submitted in relation to the number of beds at the Care Home.

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How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Moorlands Care Home with Nursing?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    10
  • Likely
    1
  • Don't know
    0
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to Moorlands Care Home with Nursing

  • Daughter of Resident/Service User
    4
  • Wife of Resident/Service User
    3
  • Friend of Resident/Service User
    1
  • Granddaughter of Resident/Service User
    1
  • Husband of Resident/Service User
    1
  • more

The Overall Average of all the Ratings in the following 

11 Reviews is 4.7 out of 5

Home is lovely. The staff are caring. They are looking after my husband very well.

How likely would you be to recommend Moorlands Care Home with Nursing? 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

My sister has Downs Syndrome and dementia and now needs full nursing care as she is unable to do anything for herself, is effectively bed/chair ridden and doubly incontinent. She has now been at Moorlands for eight weeks and her quality of life has improved so much. The staff are amazing, they treat all of the residents with the greatest respect. Although my sister cannot participate, she is included in all the activities arranged by the staff. The home is very clean and welcoming. There are never any unpleasant odours. The quality of the food is excellent and everyone is very friendly and nothing is too much trouble. I am so grateful my sister is receiving the best care possible in the final period of her life, which had been very fulfilling until the dementia took hold. Thank you to all the staff.

How likely would you be to recommend Moorlands Care Home with Nursing? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.8 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

Wonderful place, made very special because of the staff, all so kind, helpful and always smiling even with difficult residents. The manager is so friendly and helpful, the same goes for nurses and cleaners. So kind to my mum, I know she is happy and cared for.

How likely would you be to recommend Moorlands Care Home with Nursing? 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

My granddaughter is very well looked at Moorlands. The staff are lovely and make the home feel happy and secure.

How likely would you be to recommend Moorlands Care Home with Nursing? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.3 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

My friend's nan has been here for 2 weeks now. The staff are very caring and the food is good. Bright and airy, the residents are treated with dignity and respect.

How likely would you be to recommend Moorlands Care Home with Nursing? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.4 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

My father has been here for seven years and is now entering end of life care. I can't fault the staff for all their support and are care and professionalism in dealing with this situation from the house keeping staff, medical staff and management. This is not just for the residents but us as relatives too.

How likely would you be to recommend Moorlands Care Home with Nursing? Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.5 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Satisfactory

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Satisfactory

During the 7 years my father has been in Moorlands Care Home he has received wonderful care. He is always clean and well cared for and the staff always show genuine concern over his well being. The staff have always been very kind and thoughtful towards our family members too.

How likely would you be to recommend Moorlands Care Home with Nursing? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.3 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

Everything is done as we want. My husband is well looked after, staff are very fond of him. Moorlands is a lovely home.

How likely would you be to recommend Moorlands Care Home with Nursing? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.8 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

We are extremely happy with the care and support my mum in law has received. The staff are always smiling, very welcoming and always willing to discuss any issues. We have no complaints whatsoever.

How likely would you be to recommend Moorlands Care Home with Nursing? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.9 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

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

Completely pleased with all aspects of the home.

How likely would you be to recommend Moorlands Care Home with Nursing? 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

Moorlands is an extremely happy, caring and committed nursing home. All the staff are second to none and nothing is too much trouble. If you have a query or problem it is solved right away. All the residents are extremely well looked after, and the home gives a very friendly and relaxed atmosphere. In fact it really is 'home from home'. Moorlands standards are very high and it is a clean, bright and welcoming nursing home. My husband has settled in extremely well and is very happy here, which definitely puts my mind at rest and helps me to relax.

How likely would you be to recommend Moorlands Care Home with Nursing? 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

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February 2016

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Staff Profiles

Tracey

Tracey Jepson

Job Title: Home Manager

Joined: 2015

Description:

I originally qualified as a Mental Health Nurse and spent 17 years working in Forensic Nursing. I went on to become the Hospital Director of Hart’s Leap Hospital for four years, which was my first role with Caring Homes. I then became the Home Manager of our sister home in Sunningdale, Dormy House, before transferring to Moorlands in 2015.

My role is to provide effective leadership in the home, protecting the safety and rights of our residents. I’m also here to support our Care Team, making sure they have access to the training and development opportunities they need to deliver the best standards of care we can provide.

I enjoy striving towards making our home the best it can be, and am always pleased to seeing improvements coming together. I love getting to know residents and relatives, and building strong relationships is important to me. Ensuring our residents receive the best quality care we can provide, and being responsible for that is probably what I enjoy most about my job.

My strong leadership experience is one of the key things I bring to the home and I always do everything I can to improve engagement with residents, relatives and my Care Team.

I ran a very successful and highly regarded hospital when I first joined Caring Homes, and went on to achieve a good CQC rating shortly after I became the manager at Dormy House – these are probably my biggest career achievements so far. My biggest personal achievements include raising my son and travelling to see the world.

I have lived in the area for the past 20 years, so I am familiar with the local community and have good contacts with nearby medical professionals and organisations.

I choose to work with Caring Homes because the company has a caring approach toward the people in our homes – putting the residents first is important to me, and that’s something I share with Caring Homes.

Care Home Idol 2016

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