Atholl House Nursing Home

98-100 Richmond Road
West Midlands


Profile Strength
Good 69%
Care Type Care Home
Care Category Nursing | Respite
Availability Yes
Regulator's Rating Requires Improvement
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Atholl House is situated in a suburb of Compton approximately 2.5 miles to the west of Wolverhampton City Centre; there is easy access to a main bus route and also ample parking for visitors.

We offer the very best in quality nursing care, security and support in a friendly environment. We comprise of 84 single rooms over 3 Units; ensuite facilities are available. Each room is well equipped and furnished to the recommended standard.

Care Options We Can Provide
Support For Companionship, Personal care.
Disability Support Bed Bound, Physical Disability, Physically Frail, Requires Hoist , Walking Frame, Wheel Chair Bound.
Medication By Mouth, Change Catheter, Injection, Suppository.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia, Severe Dementia.
Respite Care Yes
Minimum Age

Our Building and Facilities

The home is situated in the suburb of Compton approximately 2.5 miles to the West of Wolverhampton City Centre; there is easy access to a main bus route and also ample parking for visitors.

Throughout the home there are communal areas designed to promote social interaction and quiet areas where private time can be spent with visitors.

Lifts serve the second floor accommodation and ramps are provided for wheelchair access.

A programme of refurbishment and high standards of hygiene ensure a pleasant, clean environment. The home is committed to a strict infection prevention charter and provides facilities and equipment to reduce the spread of infection.

Atholl House is audited annually to ensure that all aspects of infection prevention meet legislative recommendations.

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Who Owns Our Building

Communal Rooms
Dining Rooms, Sitting Rooms, TV Lounges.

What Else Do We Provide
Assisted Bathroom, Beauty Salon, Coffee Shop, Hairdressers, Lift, Minibus.

Our Garden
Communal Garden, Communal Patio, Seating, Wheelchair Friendly Access.

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Atholl House comprises of 84 single rooms over 3 floors; en-suite facilities are available. Each room is well equipped and furnished according to the recommended standards. Residents that are admitted to the home for both long and short-term care are welcome to personalize their rooms subject to health and safety regulations.

There are adapted bathrooms and toilet facilities to meet the needs of people with physical disabilities.

Individual preferences are that basis of life at Atholl House and residents are encouraged to personalise their rooms if they wish.

About Our Rooms
Number Of Rooms 84

Type Of Room
Single Room.

Room Features
Direct Garden Access, Furnished, Garden View.

Room Facilities
Freeview TV, Internet Access, Telephone Point.

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Atholl House Medical Nursing Home has two Managers;

• Registered General Nurse Manager

• General Manager

Managers take time to get to know all the residents. Walks around the home are completed to ensure high standards of care are occurring, and that residents’ needs are maintained.

Families may speak to the Managers at any time.

Care Staff:

Atholl provides a well-qualified care team who have considerate personalities along with knowledge, experience, and skills.

All care staff at Atholl have obtained an NVQ Level 2 or above in care. Along with this staff receive appropriate training to meet the needs of residents.

Mandatory annual updates ensure there are safe practices, as well as regular supervisions to ensure development/training is ongoing.

Employed staff are DBS checked prior to employment.

Philosophy of Care

Each resident has a Personal Care Plan that not only identifies medical needs, but also includes details such as personal likes and dislikes and how residents prefer to be addressed.

Care plans are based on individual assessments which involve the resident and their family and are formally reviewed and updated regularly.

Aims & Objectives

• To Provide a safe environment where individual needs are met to a high standard

• To involve the people that use our service in order to provide the care and environment that supports their individual lifestyles.

• To provide quality care respecting privacy, dignity and independence.

• To ensure people receive quality End of Life care that encompasses their physical, psychological and spiritual needs.

Service Provision
Atholl house is registered with the Care Quality Commission and has the duty to comply with the new Essential Standards of Quality and Safety.

Each new person entering the home has a full assessment prior to admission to ensure that their specific needs can be met. On admission comprehensive risk assessment are documented to ensure that any areas of vulnerability are identified and addressed. People entering Atholl House have the right to choose what risks they wish to take; we offer advice but respect their autonomy.

We encourage both people and relatives/carers to have an active input to the individual plan of care and welcome their views and contribution to the person centred planning process.

We are committed to high standards of End of Life Care and with the use of recognised Care Pathways and incorporating the Gold Standards Framework we follow best practice guidelines.

The Home has an open visiting policy.

The Importance Of Meal Times

The home provides varied menus to meet individual preferences and caters for people with specific, medical dietary requirements and different cultural and religious beliefs.

• Water and fruit squash available throughout the day in the resident’s lounge

• Water jugs available at all times

• Hot drinks & biscuits offered at all times

• All lunch menus served with fresh vegetables, creamed, roast, boiled, baked, chipped or diced potatoes

We Serve Food At
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch.

Dietary Options
Diabetic, Pureed, Vegan, Vegetarian.

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Activities At Home
Birthday Celebrations, Board Games, Card Games, Exercise Class, Themed Events, Visiting Entertainment.

Activities Outside Our Home
Local Tourist Attractions.

98-100 Richmond Road
West Midlands

Regulator: CQC

Category Rating
Overall Requires Improvement
Safe Requires Improvement
Well Led Requires Improvement
Caring Requires Improvement
Responsive Good
Effective Good
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Report Published 16th July 2019
Registration Date 29th December 2010
Bus Stop nearby.

Places of Worship
Anglican Church, Catholic Church, Methodist Church.

Nearby Services
Hospital, Park, Pub, Restaurant, Shops.

Frequently asked questions about Atholl House Nursing Home

Atholl House Nursing Home was given an overall rating of "Requires Improvement" by the CQC in July 2019.
Atholl House Nursing Home provides Nursing and Respite care.
Atholl House Nursing Home has 84 rooms.
Atholl House Nursing Home is owned by Caram.
No. Atholl House Nursing Home does not offer Residential care.
Yes. Atholl House Nursing Home does offer Respite care.
No. Atholl House Nursing Home does not provide care for people with Dementia.
Atholl House Nursing Home comes under Wolverhampton.

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