245/247 Loughborough Road, Ruddington, Nottingham NG11 6NY
Situated in the attractive village of Ruddington, and only five miles from the centre of Nottingham, Balmore House is a fine country residence that has been sympathetically converted to offer its residents high quality residential and nursing care. The home is surrounded by four acres of attractive and well-maintained grounds. The large gardens contain many well-stocked borders and trees and offer residents a choice of several places in which to sit and enjoy the warmer weather.
Balmore House offers an excellent choice of comfortable rooms for residents to call their own. As well as a nicely decorated main lounge and dining room, the home benefits from a quieter lounge which is perfect for family gatherings or for when residents and friends require a more private space.
The home aims to provide the highest quality of care for residents and their families – so professional expertise is complemented with compassion and respect when caring for everyone. Balmier Country House wants all its residents to feel part of a warm and caring community and that they live in a happy home from home.
Group: My Care
Person in charge: Jennette Heath (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Nottinghamshire County Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 46 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age • Physical Disability
Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's • Bipolar/Manic Depression • Epilepsy • Multiple Sclerosis • Parkinson's Disease • Stroke
Admission Information: Ages 18+.
Single Rooms: 42
Shared Rooms: 2
Rooms with ensuite WC: 15
Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Physiotherapy • Independent Living Training • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Balmore Country House Nursing Home: click here
* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
Balmore Country House Nursing Home has a Review Score of 8.1 (8.109)
The Review Score of 8.1 (maximum of 10) for Balmore Country House Nursing 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 Balmore Country House 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 5 for Balmore Country House Nursing 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 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 3.109 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Balmore Country House Nursing Home is based on 1 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:
3 = 3
Target of 9.2 positive Reviews (46 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 1 Reviews ÷ 9.2 Target = 0.109
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 Balmore Country House Nursing Home?
Reviewer Connection to Balmore Country House Nursing Home
Review submitted from a Postal Card by Delia M (Wife of Resident) on Friday 28 July 2017. Relates to June 2017.
The treatment my husband was given was second to none.
How likely would you be to recommend Balmore Country House Nursing 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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