Lowmoor Road, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Nottingham NG17 7JF
Lowmoor Nursing Home is a privately managed home by proprietors who have both NHS and Social Services' backgrounds, Dr J S Lidder being Consultant psychiatrist for the elderly (recently retired after 45 years of service) and Mrs P K Lidder a Qualified Social Worker, also retired.
The home is specially designed, tastefully decorated and has a very committed workforce, showing very little staff turnover over 20 years of business.
Lowmoor also has a male unit (The Oaks Unit) for those clients with dementia related "difficult to manage" behaviours. The home enjoys credibility with the local psycho geriatric services and is praised for its excellent record on management and outcome of the The Oaks Unit.
Therapeutic activities are managed by the activities coordinator who is a qualified general Nurse(RGN).
The home enjoys quality rating band 4 and accreditation of gold standards framework care home foundation level.It has excellent working relationships with local PCTs, Social Services of Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, and Leicestershire.
Owner: Lowmoor Nursing Home (Kirkby) Ltd
Person in charge: Vicky Gibson (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 42 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Detention Under Mental Health Act • Mental Health Condition • Old Age • Younger Adults
Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's • Bipolar/Manic Depression • Challenging Behaviour • Epilepsy • Parkinson's Disease • Schizophrenia • Stroke
Admission Information: Ages 60+.
Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): Punjabi Mirpuri, Malay, Panjabi, Punjabi, Polish
Single Rooms: 42
Rooms with ensuite WC: 19
Weekly Charges Guide: Personal Care Single £585 – £918 (These prices are only a guideline, please contact Lowmoor Nursing Home to find out the exact price for your requirements.) (These prices are only a guideline, please contact Lowmoor Nursing Home to find out the exact price for your requirements.)
Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Day Care • Respite Care • Pets by arrangement • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Bar/Cafe on premises • Residents Kitchenette • Television point in own room
Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Lowmoor Nursing Home: click here
* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
There are currently no awards/recognitions posted yet for Lowmoor Nursing Home
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