Deanwood Lodge, Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Deanwood Lodge, Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Deanwood Lodge, Gloucester, Gloucestershire

Deanwood Lodge is situated in the tranquil and picturesque village of Maisemore, Gloucestershire, a new and beautifully designed home set amongst finely landscaped gardens.
   
The service takes pride in putting residents' needs and choices first. Maintaining strong local community links, bringing the outside in to residents by hosting regular community events and creating a sense of belonging for residents. Sculpted gardens, enclosed courtyard, and covered activities areas provide ideal settings for regular coordinated activities.

Inside, the home offers a personal, homely environment including a variety of spacious lounges, equipped with satellite plasma televisions, quiet lounges and dining rooms bringing a choice of surroundings and atmosphere. Nutritional home cooked meals are prepared using fresh ingredients.
   
Provides Nursing and Dementia care, specifically tailored to the individual; long-term care for those who require daily care; respite care enabling close ones a break , post-operative care and end of life/palliative care. Also cater for Day Care Services .

Owner: Casterbridge Homes Ltd t/a Deanwood Lodge

Person in charge: Lee O'Shaugnessy (Registered Manager)

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

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , 47 residents

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Mental Health Condition • Old Age • Physical Disability • Sensory Impairment

Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's • Bipolar/Manic Depression • Cancer Care • Colitis & Crohn's Disease • Epilepsy • Hearing Impairment • Parkinson's Disease • Schizophrenia • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment

Admission Information: Ages 65+.

Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): Spanish; Castilian, Polish, Romanian

Single Rooms: 47

Rooms with ensuite WC: 37

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Day Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Physiotherapy • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access

Latest CQC* Report on Deanwood Lodge: click here

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

Bed Vacancies

5 Bed Vacancies

posted 12 Sep 2016

Current Bed / Place Vacancies for Nursing and Residential placement specialising in Dementia care

Current Reviews

8.3 Deanwood Lodge has a Review Score of 8.3 (8.280)

The Review Score of 8.3 (maximum of 10) for Deanwood Lodge is based on 5 Review/Recommendations in the last 2 years. This Review Score of 8.280 is made up of a Quality Score of 4.567 Points (maximum of 5) relating to the rating and a Quantity Score of 3.713 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 8.280 for Deanwood Lodge is based on 5 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 4.567 for Deanwood Lodge is calculated as follows: ( (36 Excellents x 5) + (22 Goods x 4) + (2 Satisfactorys x 3) ) ÷ 60 Ratings = 4.567

    • 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?'

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      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 3.713 for Deanwood Lodge is calculated as follows:

      1. 5 Positive Reviews = 3

      2. 0.1 x 5 Positive Reviews = 0.500

      3. (5 Positive Reviews ÷ 47 Registered Beds) x 2 = 0.213

  • 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 Deanwood Lodge?

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    2
  • Likely
    0
  • Don't know
    0
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to Deanwood Lodge

  • Wife of Resident/Service User
    2
  • Daughter of Resident/Service User
    1
  • Husband of Resident/Service User
    1
  • Son of Resident/Service User
    1

The Overall Average of all the Ratings in the following 

2 Reviews* is 4.3 out of 5

*The Average Rating only uses ratings from the 2 reviews. Ratings from the 3 recommendations are not used for the Average Rating as the rating options were limited to Excellent, Good and Satisfactory.

Deanwood Lodge is always clean and sweet smelling. It has a small enclosed garden- attractive and full of flowers in season. The food is excellent and (cake heaven!) but the strength of the home is in it's staff. They work hard to care for the residents. Always cheerful and with endless patience. The work is stressful and sometimes difficult but they do it with a smile.

How likely would you be to recommend Deanwood Lodge? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.1 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Good

Activities: Satisfactory

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Satisfactory

Value for Money: Good

Last September (2016) had to make the biggest decision of my life that would be to have my dear husband (68) go into a nursing home. He has Alzheimer's, for the past 10 years we have shared many happy years together over (53) years later and the decision would be life changing. After looking at several homes he has been into respite in several homes as well, we decided on Deanwood Lodge. The Lodge is very caring. The staff treat my husband with dignity and respect. The rooms are always kept clean and he is always kept nice and clean and tidy. The food is excellent, if I like I can have my lunch with him which I do sometimes. The home is run very efficiently by the manager and his team and is always there to help if you have any queries he is always there to help- I would recommend Deanwood Lodge to anyone.

How likely would you be to recommend Deanwood Lodge? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.6 out of 5

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: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

Very happy with Deanwood.

No Average Rating is available*

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 wife has been a resident for six months and has settled in well. The staff give a high level of personal care, seeing each resident as an individual with their own particular needs. Shes in a warm, informed relationship between staff, residents and relatives. Management are always available and respond promptly to any concerns.

No Average Rating is available*

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

Dad was no longer able to remain in his own house but settled in easily here and receives excellent 24 hour care. Staff know residents individual needs and are helpful and kind despite facing challenging behaviours. Paulina, the manager is professional and knowledgeable, she communicates well with relatives. My siblings and I know that dad is in caring, safe hands here. I would definitely recommend.

No Average Rating is available*

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

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