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As of the week commencing Monday 12 October 2020, the government has introduced new restrictions and guidance following a surge in new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) infections in the England. At this time, our current position and plans are to support those in the wider community. Safe care has never been more paramount to those who require it, which is why we continue to prioritise the health and safety of all our clients and staff at all times, whilst assisting the wider communities we serve as much as possible. Our main goal throughout the pandemic has been to ensure [...]
The current pandemic has impacted on many people’s lives across the UK, during this time Prestige Nursing + Care has continued to support people to live safely, happily and as independently as possible in the comfort of their home. We understand that local charities, community and volunteer groups; who also help our communities to thrive, have been impacted by recent events. We have therefore decided to create our own Community Support Fund to provide these groups some much needed support so they can continue to carry out the wonderful services they too provide. We will be awarding £250 periodically [...]
The Prestige Nursing + Care Client Survey was sent out to all our clients in March 2020. We received a fantastic number of responses and some very valuable feedback, including over 90% of respondents agreeing that not only, would they recommend us to a friend, but that our service has also made a positive difference to their life. However, we also received some insightful feedback regarding areas for improvement, in which we will put together an action plan to ensure that we act appropriately on the areas of improvement brought to our attention. We are delighted to announce that [...]
Prestige Nursing + Care is proactively managing the risk of COVID-19 through our actions, prioritising the health and safety of our clients and staff at all times, whilst assisting the wider communities we serve as far as possible. Personal message from Belinda Berkeley, Managing Director for Prestige Nursing + Care, on the COVID 19 pandemic. The spread of COVID-19 has reached global pandemic levels. As the situation continues to evolve, I would like to share with you our actions at Prestige Nursing + Care, which prioritise the health and safety of our clients and staff at all times, whilst [...]
Prestige Nursing + Care’s North Manchester branch was featured in the Manchester Evening News for their professionalism, quality service and dedication. A client’s Granddaughter praised the North Manchester branch for treating her Grandmother with ‘respect and dignity’ in her final years. Over the 3 years of care Irene received with Prestige Nursing + Care, the care team had grown a very close bond with Irene and loved visiting her every day. You can read more on the story here: https://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/granddaughter-praises-carers-nanas-death-18012796.
The achievements and development of our people is important to us and we are delighted to share that currently 14% of our Care team are working towards nationally recognised qualifications. Once Carers have been with us six months we will support and train them to achieve qualifications such as Adult Care Worker Level 2 Apprenticeship, Lead Adult Care Worker, Level 3 Apprenticeship and Children and Young people level 3 Apprenticeship. Read about Shannon who has successfully completed her Care training. Now in under two years she is supporting the branch with care co-ordination. Shannon joined Prestige in December 2017 [...]