Larkhall Springs Nursing Home

Swainswick Gardens, Larkhall, Bath BA1 6TL

Larkhall Springs Nursing Home, Bath, Bath & North East Somerset
Larkhall Springs Nursing Home, Bath, Bath & North East Somerset
Larkhall Springs Nursing Home, Bath, Bath & North East Somerset

Larkhall Springs Nursing Home is situated in the heart of Larkhall village and surrounded by lovely countryside. There are residential houses on one side, and a playing field on the other, providing Larkhall with a truly community backdrop.

The understated exterior of Larkhall Springs hides the fact that it is a modern, purpose-built nursing home. Yet, the generous split-level layout provides a calm and peaceful feel to the home.

The home operates as two separate wings so that care and support can be focused to meet the varying types and levels of need of the people living in the home, including enduring physical conditions or dementia.

Group: Cedar Care Homes

Person in charge: Frederic Laroze (Home Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Bath and North East Somerset Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 36 Service Users

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age

Admission Information: Ages 50+.

Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): Bulgarian, German, French, Italian, Polish, Romanian

Single Rooms: 36

Rooms with ensuite WC: 36

Weekly Charges Guide: Nursing Care Single £976 – £1238 (These prices are only a guideline, please contact Larkhall Springs Nursing Home to find out the exact price for your requirements.)

Facilities & Services: Respite Care • Physiotherapy • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room

Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Larkhall Springs 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

7 Larkhall Springs Nursing Home has a Review Score of 7 (7.048)

The Review Score of 7 (maximum of 10) for Larkhall Springs Nursing Home is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 3.9 out of 5 from 1 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Larkhall Springs Nursing Home in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 3.1 out of 5 from 1 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 3.909 for Larkhall Springs Nursing Home is calculated as follows: ( (4 Excellents x 5) + (3 Goods x 4) + (3 Satisfactorys x 3) + (1 Poors x 2) ) ÷ 11 Ratings = 3.909

  • b) 5 Points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 12 months. If there are no Positive Reviews in the last 12 months, then 2.5 points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 2 years. 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.

    3. If there are no Positive Reviews in the last 12 months, then 2.5 points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 2 years. The calculation is the same as above, except the points are divided by 2.

    The 3.139 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Larkhall Springs Nursing Home is based on 1 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:

    1. 3 = 3

    2. Target of 7.2 positive Reviews (36 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 1 Reviews ÷ 7.2 Target = 0.139

  • 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

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

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Larkhall Springs Nursing Home?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    1
  • Likely
    0
  • Don't know
    0
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to Larkhall Springs Nursing Home

  • Husband of Resident/Service User
    1

I value the spirit of Larkhall Springs. The staff are warm and friendly not only to my wife but to me too.
The home has run smoothly during the alterations over the last few months.
The one critical comment I have is that there is not infrequently a 15 to 20-minute delay in responding to a request for the hoist at c. 4.30 to 4.45pm.

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

Average Rating: 

 3.9 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Satisfactory

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Poor

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Satisfactory

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Satisfactory

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Don't Know

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