Mariners Park Care Home

Mariners Park, Seabank Road, Wallasey CH44 0HN

Mariners Park Care Home, Wallasey, Merseyside
Mariners Park Care Home, Wallasey, Merseyside
Mariners Park Care Home, Wallasey, Merseyside

The Mariners’ Park Care Home is a nursing and residential home in Wallasey, in the Wirral area, for retired seafarers and their dependents.

Short breaks and respite care is offered in this warm and friendly home which offers person-centered care for older people in the Wirral.

The home comprises 32 bedrooms, which are divided into four ‘households’, each with an attendant lounge and dining area. All rooms are en-suite.

Along with other excellent facilities, there is also a large communal lounge and conservatory featuring a viewing deck which overlooks the river.

The home's chef prepares a variety of well-balanced and nutritious meals on a daily basis, and any individual dietary requirements can be catered for.

Owner: Nautilus Welfare Fund

Person in charge: Jane Davies (Manager of Care Services)

Local Authority / Social Services: Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , Registered for a maximum of 32 Service Users

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age

Admission Information: Priority given to ex-mariners and dependants. Ages 55+.

Single Rooms: 32

Rooms with ensuite WC: 32

Weekly Charges Guide: Personal Care Single from £723 Nursing Care Single from £889 (These prices are only a guideline, please contact Mariners Park Care Home to find out the exact price for your requirements.)

Includes all accommodation and care services, including free physiotherapy support and an Admiral Nurse(a specialist in dementia support)
For retired Mariners who cannot fund the full cost the Charity can "top up" the fees

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Physiotherapy • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • 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 • Residents Internet Access

Directions:

The Care Home is located at Mariners' Park. This 16 acre parkland site is situated on the banks of the River Mersey in Wallasey and overlooks the iconic Liverpool Waterfront. The park also contains over 100 homes for independent living for retired mariners. Extensive gardens and a bowling green available

Visiting:

Visitors welcome at any time.
From late 2018 there will also be an overnight guest apartment on the site for visitors who wish to stay overnight

Parking:

There is designated parking available next to the Care Home

Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Mariners Park Care Home: click here

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

Bed Vacancies

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Reviews

8.8 Mariners Park Care Home has a Review Score of 8.8 (8.802)

The Review Score of 8.8 (maximum of 10) for Mariners Park Care Home is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 4.8 out of 5 from 3 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Mariners Park Care Home in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 4.0 out of 5 from 3 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 4.833 for Mariners Park Care Home is calculated as follows: ( (30 Excellents x 5) + (6 Goods x 4) ) ÷ 36 Ratings = 4.833

  • 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 3.969 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Mariners Park Care Home is based on 3 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:

    1. 3 + 0.25 + 0.25 = 3.5

    2. Target of 6.4 positive Reviews (32 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 3 Reviews ÷ 6.4 Target = 0.469

  • 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
    3
  • Good
    0
  • Satisfactory
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Very Poor
    0
  • Don't Know
    0

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Mariners Park Care Home?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    3
  • Likely
    0
  • Don't know
    0
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to Mariners Park Care Home

  • Husband of Resident/Service User
    1
  • Son-in-law of Resident/Service User
    1
  • Volunteer
    1

The Mariners Park has accepted my wife as a respite resident about six times per year over the past three years.
I find the staff most friendly, courteous and kind at all levels from management down. "A good captain enjoys a happy ship".
There are times when existing staff are hard pressed such as morning rising, dinner time and bedtime, however, I realise it could be overstaffed at other times. This comment is an observation not a complaint. When staff are told of a residents individual requirements all are very keen to meet requirements all staff are most supportive of 24/7 carers like myself (congratulations).

How likely would you be to recommend Mariners Park 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 in law was booked in for six nights to give her husband a rest, she is 82 and he is 84. Upon entering her room, she cried that she didn't want to stay in.
At the end of six nights, when we went to collect her, she grabbed hold of a carer and said she didn't want to go home.
What more can I say?

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

Average Rating: 

 4.5 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: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

Jane Davies, Manager at Mariners Park Care Home responded to this review on 27 Nov 2017:

Thank you for your great review. All comments are used to help us improve our services.

Kind Regards,

Jane Davies
Registered Manager

I cannot speak highly enough of this care home. I have 27 years experience working in the care sector and Mariners really does tick every box.

How likely would you be to recommend Mariners Park 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

Jane Davies, Registered Manager at Mariners Park Care Home responded to this review on 02 Oct 2017:

Brilliant Review - Thank you.

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Staff Profiles

Jane

Jane Davies

Job Title: Registered Manager

Joined: 2005

Description:

I have worked for Nautilus Welfare fund for 13 years. Back in 2005, the services were very limited at Mariners Park. I developed the Domiciliary Care Service, Nautilus Care and worked in my earlier days managing this care service along with the accommodation services. I have been at the Care Home for 4 years and my work continues with home care and accommodation.

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