We are very proud of our home and never more so in December 2019, when we received the following Awards :
Infection Prevention and Control Award
Unsung Hero Award
The Infection Prevention and Control Award recognised our measures taken to reduce the risk of infection, and in the light of COVID-19 pandemic, we were well placed to deal with this threat.
Corner House continues to assess the risk and take steps to prevent, detect and control the spread of infections. COVID-19 has presented a daily changing playing field and we were guided by the information, recommendations received from the Department of Health and other Authorities.
We have continually adapted and endeavoured to be forward thinking with our infection control measures, including installing a Sanitising equipment. This also has the added benefit of an infrared body temperature machine. We have taken infection control to the next level and alongside more traditional measures of regular handwashing, Daily Temperature recording of our Residents.
Restricting all but essential visitors to our homes, such as doctors
Arranging Garden Visits
Taking the temperatures of staff before they start work
Taking our Residents temperatures, oxygen saturation and blood pressure twice a day
Anyone who has been to hospital will remain in their room for 14 days.
All our staff have PPE, and newly made Scrubs.
What we are currently doing:
Our Unsung Hero Ray has been exceptional and made a huge impact on our Residents lives. He set up the Gentleman’s Club recognising that our men folk wanted to enjoy time together, relaxing, chatting, watching films or playing cards. We are very proud of all his achievements.
It was a huge boast to us all to have been recognised in these prestigious Care Sector Awards
We continue to build on this success in the future, our ethos remains that we continually improve and evolve, ensuring our home is welcoming, safe with a relaxed happy atmosphere.