Meadow Bank House Care Home

Green Lane, Great Lever, Bolton BL3 2EF

Meadow Bank House Care Home, Bolton, Greater Manchester
Meadow Bank House Care Home, Bolton, Greater Manchester
Meadow Bank House Care Home, Bolton, Greater Manchester

Located within the Great Lever area of Bolton, Meadow Bank House Care Home is a purpose built 44 bedded care property offering Nursing, Residential and End of Life care.

At Meadowbank House Residents have a choice of lounge areas which feature comfortable and specially designed furnishings. The home has a range of comfortable and well-equipped bedrooms; some rooms also have views across the garden.

Chefs at Meadowbank House 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 Managers and members of staff ensure kindness is at the heart of everything they do.

Group: HC-One

Person in charge: Shinu Mathews (Manager)

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

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , 45 residents

Registered Care Categories*: Old Age

Specialist Care Categories: Cancer Care • Cerebral Palsy • Colitis & Crohn's Disease • Epilepsy • Head/Brain Injury • Hearing Impairment • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Muscular Dystrophy • Neuropathic • Orthopaedic • Parkinson's Disease • Speech Impairment • Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus • Stroke • Visual Impairment

Single Rooms: 45

Rooms with ensuite WC: 45

Facilities & Services: Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Television point in own room

Latest CQC* Report on Meadow Bank House Care Home: click here

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

Bed Vacancies

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Current Reviews

Review Score: 9.4 (9.436)

The Review Score of 9.4 (maximum of 10) for Meadow Bank House Care Home is based on 17 Review/Recommendations in the last 2 years. This Review Score of 9.436 is made up of a Quality Score of 4.68 Points (maximum of 5) relating to the rating and a Quantity Score of 4.756 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 9.436 for Meadow Bank House Care Home is based on 17 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 4.68 for Meadow Bank House Care Home is calculated as follows: ( (140 Excellents x 5) + (51 Goods x 4) + (6 Satisfactorys x 3) ) ÷ 197 Ratings = 4.68

    • 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 4.756 for Meadow Bank House Care Home is calculated as follows:

      1. 17 Positive Reviews = 3

      2. 0.1 x 17 Positive Reviews = 1.700 (maximum score = 1)

      3. (17 Positive Reviews ÷ 45 Registered Beds) x 2 = 0.756

  • 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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Very well satisfied.

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

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

I have found the nursing home ideal for my mother. The staff are wonderful and go the extra mile to make her comfortable. The rooms are light, airy and clear. The whole place is warm and everyone appears happy.

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

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: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

I personally have always found Meadow Bank care home to be clean and spotless. All the staff have been polite to speak to and nothing is too much trouble. Everyone in the home is treated with respect and kindness. All the staff deserve praise for all the hard work they do.

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

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 partner is very happy at this care home and is very well looked after, the staff are very kind and supporting. The home is always very clean and management very approachable and visible, also they make a really good cup of tea when visiting.

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

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

It was very difficult decision to make to move my mother-in-law to a permanent care home for medical reasons we had no choice. The manager and her team were both compassionate and supportive to the whole family.

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

Facilities: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

Dad has been in the home now for 2 and a half months, he has been very well looked after. All the staff were very welcoming to both him, myself and nothing seems to be too much trouble even though they are very busy. The staff always have smiles on their faces and take the time to speak to me when I visit. The nurses have been great. I would highly recommend the home.

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

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

I wanted my husband to come to this care home because I had heard good reports, he needed specialist care as he fell down the stairs and broke his neck he is now in a wheelchair he is being cared for and looked after very well and I have not been disappointed, Thank you.

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: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

We found the staff very friendly and helpful, there is nothing to much trouble. We have found that Jean is well looked after, her personal care is excellent. The food is very good and plentiful. The rooms are very clean and the laundry is done regularly. We couldn't have put mum in a better place.

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

The staff are very helpful and lovely with Alan. Very happy with the staff at Meadow Bank.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

My mum has been in Meadow Bank for one week, during this time I feel her care has been very good. She is always comfortable when I visit, she has been encouraged and assisted with her diet and appears to be gaining weight and strength. The staff are very kind and always around to answer and questions.

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

Highly recommended.
My wife is always clean and the rooms are always clean. All the staff are very pleasant and caring.

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

My mother is a new resident and I have found that my mother has been treated excellently. I would recommend Meadow Bank for it's care.

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

Meadowbank have done really well caring for mum, she was very poorly, on the end of life Pathway when she arrived and she is still here almost 18 months on. She unfortunately cannot get out of her bed but she is very happy and she doesn't remember things, i.e that she has been in bed so long. She is eating and drinking out of recognition to hoe she was before.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Satisfactory

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Satisfactory

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

I would recommend this facility to anyone considering whether to use it or not.

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Satisfactory

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Satisfactory

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Good

Activities: Satisfactory

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Satisfactory

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

Very good. Granddad is happy.

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

Care good, very excellent staff.

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Good

Activities: Good

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

After looking at different homes, this one is the best and fantastic. I get very well looked after. The food is great and the atmosphere is excellent.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

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Awards / Recognitions

April 2014

January 2013

Investor in People

Recipient: Meadow Bank House Care Home

Date: Thursday 17 Jan 2013

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Quality Hallmark Award

Recipient: Meadow Bank House Care Home

Date: Wednesday 25 Jan 2012

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