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Bankfield Residential Home
Gigg Lane
Bury
Lancashire
BL9 9HQ

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Profile Strength
Excellent 90%
Care Type Care Home
Care Category Dementia | Respite | Residential
Availability Yes
Weekly Prices From £600.00
Regulator's Rating Inadequate
Meet The Manager

Janette Reedy is Registered Manager at Bankfield.

Bankfield care home in Bury offers elderly people and those with dementia a welcoming, home. Residents can relax and socialise in the communal facilities, a central courtyard garden and variety of activities.

Staff take pride in offering a service that is dynamic and evolutionary, quick to adapt to the changing needs of our residents.
Trained staff ensure the care home's residents are safe, happy and well cared for. It is the care and well-being of residents that drives the way staff look after them.


Care Options We Can Provide
Support For Companionship, Convalescence, End of Life, High Dependency, Independent Living, Palliative, Personal care, Physiotherapy, Reablement, Rehabilitation, Support for Couples.
Disability Support Bed Bound, Hearing Impairment, Physical Disability, Physically Frail, Requires Hoist , Speech Impairment, Visual Impairment, Walking Frame, Wheel Chair Bound.
Medication By Mouth.
Nursing Specialisms Bariatric care, Diabetes, Epilepsy, Heart Disease, Liver Disease, Lung Disease, Pain Management, Parkinson's Disease, Schizophrenia, Stroke.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia, Severe Dementia.
Dementia Behaviour Agitation / Restlessness, Challenging Behaviour, Disrupted Sleep Patterns, Mild Forgetfulness, Wandering .
Dementia Specialisms Alzheimer's, Frontotemporal, Lewy Body, Mixed Dementias, Picks Disease, Vascular Dementia.
Respite Care Yes

Autumna has invited care providers to evidence the infection control measures they are carrying out, above and beyond those laid out by the government, in order to keep residents, staff and visitors safe.

Infection Control Initiatives in place
safe-tick Infection Control Training Our staff are trained to use measures which prevent and control infections.
safe-tick Infection Screening We are using technology to screen for infections & monitor symptoms.
safe-tick Sterilisation & Disinfection Devices We are using sterilisation and/or disinfection devices within our care setting.
safe-tick Virus Testing We are testing for viral infection when symptoms present within our care setting.
Safe Visiting Space
safe-tick We have a safe visiting space
Connectivity for resident testing, monitoring & communications

Infection control and the safety of both residents and staff often requires quarantine measures and the isolation of care home residents. To test, monitor and allow residents to communicate with relatives, the prevalence of room-level connectivity within the home is becoming increasingly relevant.

Wireless Internet access (WiFi)

Yes, our care home has WiFi in all our resident’s rooms.

Mobile Phone Network Coverage (mobile “signal”)

Yes, our care home has mobile phone signal in all our resident’s rooms.

Telephone for external calling

The Care Organisation has not indicated availability

Minimum Age
65

LGBTQ Welcome
Yes
Our Building and Facilities

Bankfield Care Home are meeting needs with dignity and respect by being who we are. Treating each other with empathy, consideration and respect. Striving every day to be honest, transparent, trustworthy and professional.


Is Our Home Purpose Built
Yes

The Year Our Home Was Built
1 Jan 1989

How Many Floors We Have
2

Who Owns Our Building
Private

Communal Rooms
Activities Room, Bistro, Conservatory, Dining Rooms, Sitting Rooms, TV Lounges.

What Else Do We Provide
Assisted Bathroom, Beauty Salon, Chiropodist, Dentist, GP, Hairdressers, Lift, Optician, Smoking Area.

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

How 'Smart' Are We?
Individual Heating Controls, Reduce Plastic Use.

Our Photos

Description

Our bedrooms are beautifully decorated with en suite facilities. Residents are encouraged to bring along some home comforts for the personal touch.


About Our Rooms
Number Of Rooms 47
Number Of Ensuite Rooms 23

Type Of Room
Double Room, Shared Room, Single Room.

Room Features
Direct Garden Access, Furnished, Garden View, Step Free Access.

Room Facilities
Catch up TV, Freeview TV, Internet Access, Private Patio, Secure Access, Tea and Coffee-making Facilities, Telephone Point, Wifi.

Our Photos
Description

If there is one thing we know, it’s that a good carer can make a huge difference by spending quality time with our clients providing comfort, support, care and companionship.


Our Team
Janette Reedy
Janette Reedy
Registered Manager
Dawn Ward
Dawn Ward
Office Manager/Administrator
Steve Smith
Steve Smith
Maintenance
Weekly Fees Start From Fee
Residential Fees From / Price Per Week £600.00
Residential Dementia Fees From / Price Per Week £650.00
Respite Fees From / Price Per Week £650.00

Funding Types
Local Authority Bury
Region North West
We Accept Self-Funding Clients Yes
We Accept Local Authority Funding Yes
We Accept NHS Continuing Healthcare Yes
We Accept Local Authority funding with a Third Party Top-Up Yes

Choice Dining Logo

Choice Dining is a food-focused accreditation designed to give care-seekers like yourself the ability to consider and compare the dining experience within different care settings.

To be awarded the Choice Dining badge, a care home will have committed to delivering exceptional dining experiences with a strong focus on preference, individuality, hygiene and the environment. You can explore the specifics of all participating homes in the tab below to learn more about the food on offer, how it is served and presented and what they’re doing to cater for your personal taste. For more information about Choice Dining please click here.

Styles of Food Pink tick icon Gluten-free Pink tick icon Halal Pink tick icon Pureed Pink tick icon Vegan Pink tick icon Vegetarian
Dining Locations Pink tick icon Bedroom Dining Pink tick icon Bistro
Dining Styles Pink tick icon A la Carte Pink tick icon Hot Trolley Pink tick icon Room Service
Hospitality Pink tick icon Guests are welcome for dinner (Covid permitting)
Our Photos

The preparation, nutritional value and presentation of food.

Pink tick icon Attractive drinks and adaptive cups/glasses are available and accessible where needed.


Pink tick icon Individual dietary needs are person centred.


Pink tick icon Meals reflect the nutritional needs of the residents.


Pink tick icon Our menu is balanced.

Pink tick icon Snacks are provided for residents that require texture-modified food.


Pink tick icon Sweet and savoury foods are provided between meals (this does not just include cakes and biscuits).

Pink tick icon A la Carte


Pink tick icon Hot Trolley


Pink tick icon Room Service

A critical component for good health.

Rating badge

Pink tick icon 5 Star Rated by UK Food Standards.


Pink tick icon We are following best practice including NICE guidelines as a standard.

Pink tick icon We are conducting internal and/or 3rd party food safety audits.

Pink tick icon We have allergen management policies in place.

A freedom to eat the food you want, when you want it.

Pink tick icon A Private Dining room is bookable for residents and their families.


Pink tick icon Families are invited for meals [Covid permitting].


Pink tick icon Residents dining in their own room have the same food options as elsewhere.


Pink tick icon Residents dining in their own room have their food presented to same standard as elsewhere.


Pink tick icon Residents have access to Dining Room.


Pink tick icon Residents have the option of dining in their own room.


Pink tick icon Staff sit with the residents they support when they dine.

Pink tick icon Residents can order food not on the menu, or have access to an ‘evergreen menu’.


Pink tick icon Residents have access to a flexible meal service beyond defined times.

Pink tick icon More than one option is available at mealtimes for all residents, including those with special and theraputic diets.


Pink tick icon Residents with dementia are shown food or visual menus to help them decide.


Pink tick icon There is a weekly menu.


Pink tick icon We offer catering for special events.

Pink tick icon Residents are involved in the creation of the menu.

Pink tick icon The best interest choices are made for residents unable to make their own choices.

Understanding the wants and requirements of every individual be it cultural, religious or dietary.

Pink tick icon Halal food can be served.

Pink tick icon Gluten-free food can be served.


Pink tick icon Vegan food can be served.


Pink tick icon Vegetarian food can be served.


Pink tick icon We can support people with Diabetes.

Delivering a respectful and quality service.

Pink tick icon Residents are given appropriate and dignified crockery / glassware and cutlery.

Pink tick icon Staff are hospitality trained to present / serve meals.


Pink tick icon Tables are well laid.


Pink tick icon We have food theme days/nights.

Pink tick icon Staff understand and pre-empt potential meal-time behaviours which can impact nutritional intake.

Pink tick icon Staff always use appropriate and dignified language (e.g. it is an ‘apron’ not a ‘bib’).


Pink tick icon We promote an inclusive dining experience.

Pink tick icon There are no unnecessary disruptions during mealtimes.

Being environmentally and socially responsible and thoughtful.

Pink tick icon We correctly dispose of our waste.


Pink tick icon We have a waste management system.


Pink tick icon We monitor our food waste.

Pink tick icon Our energy usage is well maintained.


Pink tick icon We are actively reducing food mileage.

Activities Are So Important

The care home is aware of the importance of the environment and surroundings, especially for those who suffer from dementia or have physical difficulties. Staff devote time to activities that stimulate the minds of residents and help them to feel relaxed.


Our Photos

Activities At Home
1 to 1 Activities, Bingo, Birthday Celebrations, Board Games, Card Games, Choir, Crafts, Crosswords, Dancing, Excursions, Exercise Class, Flower Arranging, Gardening, Knitting / Embroidery, Music Entertainment, Music Therapy, Painting, Quiz Games, Reminiscence, Singing, Themed Events, Visiting Entertainment, Word Games.

Activities Outside Our Home
Local Tourist Attractions, Park, Pub, Shopping, Theatre.
Our Pets

By arrangement of the home manager


Can You Bring Your Pet
Yes

We Welcome
Birds, Dogs, Others (subject to review), Rabbits.

Bankfield Residential Home
Gigg Lane
Bury
Lancashire
BL9 9HQ

Regulator: CQC

Current Ratings
Overall Inadequate
Safe Inadequate
Well Led Inadequate
Caring Requires Improvement
Responsive Requires Improvement
Effective Requires Improvement
Inspection Reports
Last inspected 28th June 2022
Last rated 29th January 2022
Reports

29th January 2022

29th January 2022

5th August 2021

Registration Date 28th February 2020
Service Provider KR Care Homes Limited, SK4 2HD
Transport
Bus Stop nearby, Car Park on-site.

Places of Worship
Anglican Church.

Nearby Services
Bank, Chemist, Church, Hospital, Library, Local Walks & Bike Rides, Park, Post Office, Pub, Restaurant, Shopping Centre, Shops, Surgery.

Frequently asked questions about Bankfield

Bankfield was given an overall rating of "Inadequate" by the CQC in January 2022.
Bankfield provides Dementia, Respite and Residential care.
Prices for Bankfield start from £600.00 per week.
Bankfield accepts Local Authority clients.
Bankfield accepts NHS Continuing Healthcare clients.
Janette Reedy is the manager of Bankfield.

Profile Last Updated: 08 Aug 2022 | Report this Profile

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