Enter and view report: Cedric House care home, Prescot, interim reportDownload (PDF 271KB)
Summary of report contentHealthwatch St Helens conducted an enter and view visit to Cedric House in Prescot. It is a care home with capacity for 20 residents and currently hosts 19 who are all at differing stages of dementia. The visiting team used observation through the senses and talking with staff and clients where applicable to get a general feel for the environment and care being delivered. However it was difficult to engage with clients and almost all of the clients had some level of dementia. The residents on the whole seemed happy and relaxed. 9 recommendations were made and the report contains a provider response detailing what changes will be made.
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Enter and view report: Cedric House care home, Prescot, interim report
Healthwatch St Helens
Date of publication
Friday, 27 October, 2017
Date evidence capture began
Thursday, 27 July, 2017
Date evidence capture finished
Thursday, 27 July, 2017
Type of report
Enter and view
Building and facilities
Car parking access
Cleanliness hygiene and infection control
Communication between staff and patients
Food and nutrition
Health and safety
Lifestyle and wellbeing
Quality of care
Quality of staffing
Quality of treatment
Service delivery organisation and staffing
Healthwatch reference number
Was the work undertaken at the request of another organisation?
Primary research method used
How was the information collected?
Visit to provider
If an Enter and View methodology was applied, was the visit announced or unannounced?
Types of long term conditions
Alzheimer’s disease or dementia
Does the information include public's views?
Does the information include carer's, friend's or relative's views?
Does the information include staff's views?
Types of health and care professionals engaged
Care / support workers
Does the information include other people's views?
What was the main sentiment of the people who shared their views?
Were recommendations made by local Healthwatch in the report?
Does the information contain a response from a provider?
Yes action has been taken or promised
Is there evidence of impact in the report?
Is there evidence of impact external to the report?
What type of impact was determined?
Tangible Impact (cost related)
Tangible impact (not cost related)