Westerleigh Nursing Home, Seaford, East Sussex
Westerleigh Nursing Home, Seaford, East Sussex
Westerleigh Nursing Home, Seaford, East Sussex

Westerleigh is a family owned Nursing Home, registered with the Care Quality Commission. Here at Westerleigh, Tracey Austin, registered manager and matron, and the team are delighted to welcome residents to live in homely and caring surroundings with experienced nursing and care staff on duty twenty four hours a day.

Westerleigh offers home cooked meals and snacks, prepared in the homes' kitchens, and the home is pleased to welcome visitors at any time. Also visiting pets are welcomed, all that is asked is that they are kept under close control whilst at the home.

Westerleigh maintains strong community links, including with related health and social care professionals, and there is a comprehensive range of activities offered by the dedicated social activities team.

Group: Gem Care Ltd

Person in charge: Tracey Austin (Manager)

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

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 31 Service Users

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age • Physical Disability

Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's • Cancer Care • Cerebral Palsy • Hearing Impairment • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Parkinson's Disease • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment

Admission Information: Ages 50+.

Single Rooms: 29

Shared Rooms: 1

Rooms with ensuite WC: 24

Weekly Charges Guide: Nursing Care Single £899 – £975 , Nursing Care Shared (per person) £650 – £750

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Day Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Physiotherapy • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • 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

Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Westerleigh Nursing Home: click here

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

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Reviews

8.2 Westerleigh Nursing Home has a Review Score of 8.2 (8.240)

The Review Score of 8.2 (maximum of 10) for Westerleigh Nursing Home is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 4.7 out of 5 from 2 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Westerleigh Nursing Home in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 3.6 out of 5 from 2 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 4.667 for Westerleigh Nursing Home is calculated as follows: ( (16 Excellents x 5) + (8 Goods x 4) ) ÷ 24 Ratings = 4.667

  • 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:

    1. 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.

    2. 1 point is available for reaching a target number of Positive Reviews based on 20% of the number of registered maximum number of service users. If the target is partially reached then that proportion of 1 point is given. eg a Care Home with 50 registered maximum number of service users 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 3.573 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Westerleigh Nursing Home is based on 2 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:

    1. 3 + 0.25 = 3.25

    2. Target of 6.2 positive Reviews (31 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 2 Reviews ÷ 6.2 Target = 0.323

  • When a Review is submitted by someone who has previously submitted a Review, only the latest Review will count towards the Review Score.


Average Ratings

  • Excellent
    1
  • Good
    1
  • Satisfactory
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Very Poor
    0
  • Don't Know
    0

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Westerleigh Nursing Home?

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

Reviewer Connection to Westerleigh Nursing Home

  • Daughter of Resident/Service User
    2

This is an exceptional nursing home with a wonderful dedicated team of staff under the Matron.
The devoted, caring and professional care that my Mum received in her last eighteen months of her life was wonderful, together with the care and support the family also had.
Thank you again Matron and all the lovely Westerleigh staff, you made a very difficult time so much easier.

How likely would you be to recommend Westerleigh Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.9 out of 5

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: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

The staff are always attentive and kind towards my mother. She is treated with dignity and affection. The activities team are always thinking of new and stimulating things for residents to take part in and always help those who are not so capable. The food is always varied and generous with tea, coffee and biscuits served regularly. Over I am happy with my mother's care at Westerleigh and she is happy to live there because she is treated as a very special person, (which she is).

How likely would you be to recommend Westerleigh Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.4 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

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