Beeches Care Home, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Beeches Care Home, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Beeches Care Home, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Near the small town of Arnold, Nottingham, Beeches is a friendly, purpose-built care home, offering residential and nursing care.

At Beeches, residents enjoy the use of several sitting and dining areas with pleasant garden views, as well as a hairdressing salon and treatment room. The Beeches’ attractive garden is popular, offering a delightful sensory area and summer house. The bright, comfortable bedrooms are all easily accessible by wheelchair, and some have views across the garden.

The home’s caring team has created a family atmosphere, encouraging everyone to eat together and to plan and celebrate special occasions with one another. Residents are invited to decorate their rooms with small items of their own furniture and treasured belongings so that it feels just like home. Daily life is thoughtfully designed to support mind, body and soul.

Beeches’ Home Manager will make sure that all residents receive the kindest possible care. The extensively trained team will deliver all the nursing and specialist care and support services that your loved one requires. Personalised care plans consider not only medical, personal and dietary needs, but also the individual’s likes and dislikes, religious preferences, and any suggestions from family members that might make their stay that little bit more enjoyable.

Group: HC-One

Person in charge: Sara Scott (Home 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 54 Service Users

Registered Care Categories*: Old Age • Physical Disability • Younger Adults

Specialist Care Categories: Cancer Care • Colitis & Crohn's Disease • Down Syndrome • Epilepsy • Head/Brain Injury • Hearing Impairment • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Neuropathic • Orthopaedic • Parkinson's Disease • Profound & Multiple Learning Disabilties • Speech Impairment • Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus • Stroke

Admission Information: Ages 65+.

Single Rooms: 54

Rooms with ensuite WC: 28

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Day Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Physiotherapy • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Gardens for residents • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access

Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Beeches Care Home: click here

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

Bed Vacancies

Bed Vacancies

posted 17 Oct 2017

Please contact us for information regarding our bed availability

Reviews

9.3 Beeches Care Home has a Review Score of 9.3 (9.318)

The Review Score of 9.3 (maximum of 10) for Beeches Care 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 19 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Beeches Care Home in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 4.6 out of 5 from 7 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 4.67 for Beeches Care Home is calculated as follows: ( (156 Excellents x 5) + (62 Goods x 4) + (6 Satisfactorys x 3) ) ÷ 224 Ratings = 4.67

  • 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 4.648 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Beeches Care Home is based on 7 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:

    1. 3 + 0.25 + 0.25 + 0.25 + 0.25 = 4

    2. Target of 10.8 positive Reviews (54 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 7 Reviews ÷ 10.8 Target = 0.648

  • 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
    14
  • Good
    5
  • Satisfactory
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Very Poor
    0
  • Don't Know
    0

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Beeches Care Home?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    17
  • Likely
    2
  • Don't know
    0
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to Beeches Care Home

  • Daughter of Resident/Service User
    6
  • Resident / Service User
    3
  • Husband of Resident/Service User
    2
  • Relative of Resident/Service User
    2
  • Son of Resident/Service User
    2
  • more

The manager has only been in place for a few weeks and has to reorganise the home. My sister is a long term resident and was self-funded initially, but now contributes to her payments from works pension fund and state pension. Local authority pay the rest. My sister is "special needs" from birth.

My husband is also a resident and not very mobile due to a long term illness. The staff are very kind to him.

How likely would you be to recommend Beeches Care Home? Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.1 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Good

Activities: Good

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

Since becoming a resident at The Beeches in December 2015, my father's health has improved dramatically. He has gained weight and although he still misses his "old home", he has benefitted tremendously from having company.

My father does have health issues, obviously, but the GP is always called promptly she the need arises and this gives me peace of mind.

Overall, my father is looked after very well and I cannot thank the staff enough.

How likely would you be to recommend Beeches Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 3.9 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Good

Activities: Satisfactory

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Satisfactory

Value for Money: Satisfactory

During the short time I have been here, the Beeches has become "home" to me. The staff are friendly, caring and attentive to me even though I am able bodied compared to some of the other residents.
The home is very clean, food is good. I have the opportunity to be by myself if I need to.

How likely would you be to recommend Beeches Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.8 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

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: Good

I found the staff were very good and very caring, nothing was too much trouble for them, even on their time off, this goes from the manager downwards.

How likely would you be to recommend Beeches Care Home? Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.4 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Satisfactory

Our experience was outstanding. Every need was given to my mother above and beyond our expectations. My mother was always kept clean, looked pleasantly dressed and never had a bad word to say about management or staff.
Nothing seemed too much trouble, even when my mother had to be hoisted out of a chair into a wheelchair to be able to go outside for a cigarette, or a walk to the local shops etc. We were always met with a smile from whoever opened the door, kept up to date with every aspect (eating, drinking, medications etc). When my mother was nearing the end of her life we were able to stay overnight and be with her. Thank you all.

How likely would you be to recommend Beeches Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.4 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: Satisfactory

Value for Money: Good

Mum seems very happy in the home. Staff are very friendly and go out of their way to help us. The manager is a lovely person and very helpful too.

How likely would you be to recommend Beeches Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.6 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

Although mum's stay was short she was very quickly made to feel at home at The Beeches. The staff showed great kindness to her as she settled into her new environment. At the time of her death and following it they also took the time to care for us as a family. Thanks to everyone involved in any aspect of mum;'s care you were all great.

How likely would you be to recommend Beeches Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.8 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

Generally, a happy home, clean and managed well. Staff appear to be happy in their job, attentive, caring and very friendly to residents and visitors. Good place to be.

How likely would you be to recommend Beeches Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.5 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Good

Staff: Good

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

After experience with several nursing homes when my elderly parents needed care I was somewhat worried when my husband needed care. I need not have worried as the level of care, kindness and dignity shown to all the residents is second to none and has restored my faith in care homes.
I go frequently into The Beeches and I feel that everyone from the manager, the administrator and all the staff have become our friends. We are shown friendliness, always made to feel as though we matter and I have observed these traits carried through to all the residents. I have particularly impressed with the cleanliness and freshness of the home. I have also observed the high standard and choice of the food served in hotel conditions. Well done everyone!!

How likely would you be to recommend Beeches Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 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: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

My dad has been cared for at The Beeches since October 2015 and the service and care provision are excellent. The staff and management are all lovely, caring people and treat the residents like family. This creates a comfortable, pleasant and welcoming atmosphere which you feel as soon as you walk through the door.
My dad has Alzheimer's and finding people who care and understand is not easy but we know that he is happy at The Beeches. They are also very kind to relatives of residents and extend a warm welcome to everyone.

How likely would you be to recommend Beeches Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 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: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

Our relative had a terminal illness and was treated very well. She died early am (7.30 ish) and one of the carers was with her when she died and held her hand (superb). We visited regularly and the staff were always pleasant and helpful.

How likely would you be to recommend Beeches Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.2 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

The staff at the Beeches are excellent and very supportive.

How likely would you be to recommend Beeches Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 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: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

Manager very welcoming and understanding, helpful with any problems or concerns, she installs confidence in care of your relative. Carers are very friendly, welcoming and go to great lengths to make a relative comfortable and attend to their needs physically and mentally (e.g to cheer them up when they are feeling tearful and relatives too) all the staff cleaners, cooks provide and contribute to a lovely clean home and enjoyable food.

How likely would you be to recommend Beeches Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.6 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

My mother has been at The Beeches for nearly three years and I am extremely satisfied with the care she gets from everyone there. All the staff are so kind and helpful, the carers are wonderful and the kitchen staff, office staff and cleaners are so kind. I have peace of mind knowing that my mother is well looked after by everyone there and that her food, medication and everything else is given to her with every care. I am satisfied that I definitely chose the right home for her.

How likely would you be to recommend Beeches Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.8 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Satisfactory

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

I am very happy with the care that my mother-in-law receives at The Beeches. She is very settled in the home. I can't praise the staff highly enough.

How likely would you be to recommend Beeches Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 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: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

I cannot praise too highly the care and attention received by my wife in this care home. A doctor is called when it is thought necessary. Personal attention for chiropody and hairdressing are a regular provision. The rooms and corridors are bright and nicely appointed and clean. All staff are patient, cheerful and attentive.

How likely would you be to recommend Beeches Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 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: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

My husband is in remission from prostate cancer, he has mobility problems and memory loss. He is now 85 years and I have been his carer for over ten years. I am 80 years old and recently required respite help for him. We were lucky enough to find that this was available at The Beeches which is very near to our home. My husband spent a week there in October and loved it. He is now attending two days each week and it has definitely become a life changing experience for both of us. All the staff from the manager and everyone else have shown kindness and consideration to us and all my husbands needs have been addressed in ways that have exceeded my expectations.

How likely would you be to recommend Beeches Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 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: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

My mother now aged 97 had been at The Beeches Arnold Nottingham for over 3 ½ years. Prior to that she had lived independently until having a stroke and several falls. Since being in this care home she has put on weight, eats, sleeps well, enjoys company, stimulating and various activities, music, movement/dance. Visits her local church and torch trust for the blind. Both manager, deputy and all the staff including cook, handyman are friendly, helpful and go to considerable lengths to care for and love my quite demanding mum, highly recommended.

How likely would you be to recommend Beeches Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.6 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

My Aunt was in this care home from April till August for end of life care. The staff are marvelous, and take as much care with relatives of the residents as the residents themselves. Up until 3 weeks before my Aunt died she really enjoyed being at the Beeches, for the company and all the care that was shown to her. She enjoyed having her hair done and mixing with the other residents. Also when the local school children did shows, she enjoyed that too. I can't thank the staff at Beeches enough for making my Aunt's last months pleasurable and comfortable to the end.

How likely would you be to recommend Beeches Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 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: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

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Awards / Recognitions

April 2017

Top 20 Large Care Home Groups 2017

Recipient: HC-One

Date: Saturday 01 Apr 2017

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February 2016

Top 20 Large Care Home Groups 2016

Recipient: HC-One

Date: Monday 15 Feb 2016

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Job Vacancies

Staff Profiles

Sara

Sara Scott

Job Title: Home Manager

Joined: 2017

Description:

Introducing Sara Scott
Home Manager at Beeches Care Home, Nottingham.

What does kindness mean to you?

“I believe that kind care means treating people as you would like your own loved ones to be treated.”

As a Registered Nurse, Sara has over 10 years’ experience in providing care and support for older people to enrich their lives. She is a knowledgeable and dedicated leader who is passionate about delivering the highest possible standards in care and quality of life for Residents.

Having worked at Victoria Park in Ilkeston, prior to Beeches Nottingham, Sara closely shares HC-One’s vision in aiming to provide the kindest care for each and every Resident. She uses her experience to motivate her team to deliver care and support in a way that Residents gain the most benefit, in a warm and welcoming home.

She also works hard to arrange events and activities with nearby organizations and is always quick to welcome the local community to Beeches.

When asked what she enjoys most about her role, Sara remarked: “I get great satisfaction from knowing that I am making a difference to the lives of our Residents and continually improving the quality of care at the Beeches”

Outside of work, Sara enjoys a range of hobbies and pastimes including watching ice hockey.

If you would like to find out more information about the Beeches, Sara has an ‘Open Door Policy’ and would be pleased to welcome you for an informal discussion.

Care Home Idol 2016

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