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Birchdale Care Home, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear
Birchdale Care Home
Birchdale Care Home

Birchdale Care Home, in Gateshead, offers a versatile residential and nursing care service, for those with physical frailties or people recovering from operation, illness or injury.

The home is located conveniently close to public transport, in easy reach of large shopping complexes and Newcastle city centre, with independent living encouraged by its expert care team.

All residents have their personal needs looked after whilst enjoying a comfortable interior, with many complementary therapies on offer and health services easily sourced.

Group: Four Seasons Health Care

Person in charge: Libby Taws (Manager)

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

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , 63 residents

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Mental Health Condition • Old Age

Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's

Admission Information: Ages 65+.

Single Rooms: 63

Rooms with ensuite WC: 4

Facilities & Services: Respite Care • Separate EMI Unit • 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 • Ground Floor Accommodation only • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room

Latest CQC* Report on Birchdale Care Home: click here

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

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Current Recommendations

Recommendation Score: 7.3 (7.305)

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Review of Birchdale Care Home

My mother was placed in Birchdale direct from the Queen Elizabeth Hospital I've had no choice. But the staff were kind & thoughtful. It's not the best home for comfort & style but it makes up for it by the caring attitude of the staff.

Overall Standard: Satisfactory

Facilities: Satisfactory

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Good

Activities: Satisfactory

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Satisfactory

Value for Money: Good

Submitted by Michael W (Son of Resident/Service User) on Wednesday 18 March 2015. Review relates to March 2015.

Review of Birchdale Care Home

My mother was sent to Birchdale by the Queen Elizabeth Hospital. Since she has been at Birchdale she has had excellent care.

Overall Standard: Good

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: Good

Submitted by Michael Worrall (Son of Resident/Service User) on Tuesday 17 March 2015.

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