58/62 Weymouth Road, Frome BA11 1HJ
Owner: Belmont Villa Residential & Nursing Home Ltd
Person in charge: Sharon Welsh (Matron)
Local Authority / Social Services: Somerset County Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , 31 residents
Registered Care Categories*: Old Age
Single Rooms: 29
Shared Rooms: 1
Rooms with ensuite WC: 29
Weekly Charges Guide: Nursing Care Single from £625 , Nursing Care Shared (per person) from £450
Facilities & Services: Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest CQC* Report on Belmont Villa Care Home: click here
* Care Quality Commission (CQC) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
Belmont Villa Care Home has a Review Score of 8.2 (8.165)
The Review Score of 8.2 (maximum of 10) for Belmont Villa Care Home is based on 1 Review/Recommendations in the last 2 years. This Review Score of 8.165 is made up of a Quality Score of 5 Points (maximum of 5) relating to the rating and a Quantity Score of 3.165 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 8.165 for Belmont Villa Care Home is based on 1 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 5 for Belmont Villa Care Home is calculated as follows: ( (12 Excellents x 5) ) ÷ 12 Ratings = 5
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:
3 points for receiving the first Positive Review.
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.)
(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 3.165 for Belmont Villa Care Home is calculated as follows:
1 Positive Reviews = 3
0.1 x 1 Positive Reviews = 0.100
(1 Positive Reviews ÷ 31 Registered Beds) x 2 = 0.065
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.
Before 1st July 2015 carehome.co.uk only accepted Recommendations (positive comments only) and the Ratings were limited to Excellent, Good & Satisfactory. These are marked up as Recommendations.
As of 1st July 2015 carehome.co.uk changed from Recommendations to Reviews (positive and negative comments) and added the Ratings Poor and Very Poor. These are marked up as Reviews. Between 1st July and 31st December 2015, we are still processing a number of Recommendations from Recommendation cards sent out before 1st July (These are marked up as Recommendations).
We receive approximately 15% of Reviews/Recommendations through website submission and 85% of Reviews/Recommendations through Review/Recommendation Cards (only available to Enhanced / Premium Services more info).
We only accept/publish Reviews that are submitted by a Resident/Service User or their Friends/Family (cannot be submitted anonymously) and comply with our Content Standards (eg are relevant, informative, civil and do not contain allegations of abuse, negligence or criminal activity).
Before publication, we check that all reviews comply with our Review Policy and we show all reviews to care providers so that they may submit a response to be published with the review.
The Recommendations/Reviews submitted to our site do not represent our views and we accept no responsibility or liability for any such Recommendations/Reviews.
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How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Belmont Villa Care Home?
Reviewer Connection to Belmont Villa Care Home
Recommendation submitted from a Website Submission by Christine Smith (Daughter of Resident/Service User) on Thursday 6 November 2014. Recommendation relates to November 2014.
Ten Years of Excellent Care
This is a family run Nursing/Residential Care Home. My mother has been a resident here for the past 10 years, throughout her stay she has had excellent care. The Management and Staff always give you a warm welcome. Doctor visits weekly, optician plus chiropodist are regular visitors. The kitchen has a 5* rating with good quality food, meat from a local butcher, varied menu's available. Weekly Hairdresser, Communion once a month from the local vicar. Housekeeping/Laundry staff. Residents meeting once a month which families are invited for their input. To raise money for residents amenities they fund raise with various activities, some of the staff have done sponsored walks/sports day, bbq. A lady visits twice a year, bringing new clothes etc for the residents to buy. Some who wish go on outings, ie: Weston Super Mare, Longleat, Trowbridge shopping and meals. The local school children visit several times a year, for Maypole dancing, Christmas Carols, Carnival Queen and her attendants. The residents take part in the Frome in Bloom competition with hanging baskets. They have an events co-ordinator, playing bingo etc. Excellent park close by, where staff take residents out. TV's in each of the 3 lounges upstairs and a tv in the residents lounge downstairs. The communal rooms are fresh and bright, as are bedrooms, the grounds are well maintained with a nice garden to sit out in. This is a well run, friendly establishment.
How likely would you be to recommend Belmont Villa Care Home? Extremely Likely
No Average Rating is available*
Overall Standard: Excellent
Care / Support: Excellent
Treated with Dignity: Excellent
Food & Drink: Excellent
Safety / Security: Excellent
Value for Money: Excellent
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