Care Certificate Training

Staff at The Chiswick Nursing Centre all undertake a rigorous two week induction process. This helps us to ensure that everyone who is responsible for delivery of care and nursing needs is trained to the highest standards. Our staff also study and work to complete the nationally recognised Care Certificate. This qualification, designed and regulated […]

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Chiswick Nursing Centre Puts Hydration in the Spotlight

Various health studies have emphasised the importance of maintaining good levels of hydration in older people and the consequences of failing to do so. The Chiswick Nursing Centre in Ravenscourt Gardens is playing its part by participating in a study, called Ihydrate, in conjunction with the West London University. With Nutrition and Hydration Week taking […]

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Resident’s and Relative’s Survey Results

Steve Winter – Centre Director at The Chiswick Nursing Centre was pleased to report the outcomes of the latest survey of Residents and their Relatives feelings about how the Nursing Centre provides for their needs. An increased response rate – (29% up on previous surveys) shows that 63% of all residents/ relatives believe that the Centre […]

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Spring Newsletter

Welcome to the Spring 2014 edition of The Chiswick Nursing Centre Newsletter. Many exciting things have been happening at the Centre over the last few weeks. We were judged fully compliant following a recent CQC inspection, the catering department received another excellent 5 star rating from the Food Standards Agency (this is the fifth Year […]

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5 Ticks for Quality and Standards

Further to the news in September that the Care Quality Commission (CQC) had awarded the Centre a ‘Tick’ in the area relating to Management and Quality Assurance Systems, we were delighted to learn in December that the Centre was now deemed ‘Fully Compliant’ with all of the required standards as judged by the CQC Inspectors. […]

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Staff rewards for loyalty at Chiswick Nursing Centre

The Chiswick Nursing Centre held a Loyalty Award lunch for staff, family and friends on Thursday November 21. Ten members of staff have been recognised for long service at the Centre which provides high quality nursing care for older people. Between them they will have ‘clocked up’ 50 years of service caring for residents at […]

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Autumn Newsletter

Welcome to the Autumn 2013 edition of The Chiswick Nursing Centre Newsletter which provides you with highlights from our Summer activities and looks forward to our planned events leading up to the festive season.  We have been reviewing our operations at The Chiswick Nursing Centre over the past few months and I hope that you […]

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‘Snoezelen’ effect for residents at The Chiswick

Our multi-sensory room at The Chiswick has recently been the focus of much attention as we join forces with Kingston University to research the positive impact of  ‘Snoezelen’ rooms on residents. Professor Anke Jakob, a research fellow at the University, was overwhelmed by our resource at The Chiswick when she came to visit us in September. […]

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Gardeners’ World

We must say thank you to Trixsy (Bridget’s sister) for the lovely seeds and pots she gave us and for all the time that she has been giving in helping us! Our vegetables are growing fast, especially Bridget’s, she is a great gardener! It is time now to use them when we are cooking. A […]

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