Desert Lane Lower, Armagh BT61 8AR
Ard Mhacha House is a purpose built nursing home situated just off Cathedral Road alongside St Patrick’s Cathedral. The home has views of the two Cathedrals and surrounding city from most of the bedrooms, main lounges and all dining rooms.
Ard Mhacha House offer residential and nursing care as well as specialist care for those with dementia. The home provides respite care to give home carers a much needed break and end of life care is available at a time when residents and their families need specialist help and support. Specialist care for young people with physical disabilities is also offered.
Group: Runwood Homes Ltd
Person in charge: Norma McAllister (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Southern Health and Social Care Trust (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , 74 residents
Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age • Physical Disability
Specialist Care Categories: Cancer Care • Epilepsy • Hearing Impairment • Huntington's Disease • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment
Admission Information: 18-65. Ages 65+.
Single Rooms: 74
Rooms with ensuite WC: 74
Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Separate EMI Unit • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
* The Regulation & Quality Improvement Authority (RQIA) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in Northern Ireland.
Ard Mhacha House Care Home has a Review Score of 5 (5.000)
The Review Score of 5 (maximum of 10) for Ard Mhacha House Care Home is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.
a) The Average Rating is 5 out of 5 from 1 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Ard Mhacha House Care Home in Google's Search Results - more info
b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 0 out of 5 from 0 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 5 for Ard Mhacha House Care Home is calculated as follows: ( (12 Excellents x 5) ) ÷ 12 Ratings = 5
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:
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.
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 0 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Ard Mhacha House Care Home is based on 0 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:
0 = -0.25
Target of 14.8 positive Reviews (74 registered beds ÷ 5). 0 Reviews ÷ 14.8 Target = 0
When a Review is submitted by someone who has previously submitted a Review, only the latest Review will count towards the Review Score.
How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Ard Mhacha House Care Home?
Reviewer Connection to Ard Mhacha House Care Home
Submitted from a Website Submission by Catherine B on Tuesday 24 November 2015. Relates to August 2015.
My dad was in Ard Mhacha with dementia for nearly a year before he passed away and the staff were brilliant with him and so caring with him. They have time for the clients, I would recommend it to people.
How likely would you be to recommend Ard Mhacha House Care Home? Extremely Likely
Overall Standard: Excellent
Care / Support: Excellent
Treated with Dignity: Excellent
Food & Drink: Excellent
Safety / Security: Excellent
Value for Money: Excellent
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