Struan Lodge Nursing Home

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Profile Strength
Very Good 88%
Care Type Care Home
Care Category Nursing | Dementia | Respite | Residential
Availability Yes
Weekly Prices From £1,350.00
Regulator's Rating Good
Meet The Manager

Margaret Cunningham is Interim Home Manager at Struan Lodge Nursing Home.

Struan Lodge is a purpose-built care home, that offers exceptional levels of Nursing, Dementia and Palliative Care for up to 32 residents.

The home is located at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac near Carrick Know Golf Course in the desirable residential area of Murrayfield in Edinburgh. You’ll find a cosy, warm and inviting atmosphere with tastefully decorated accommodation provided across two floors.

Our team are highly focused on delivering care in a safe environment and are committed to excellence where personal dignity is maintained, personal privacy is respected and personal needs are fully met. The health and wellbeing of residents is our number one priority and it's extremely important to us that our residents think of Struan Lodge as their home.


Struan Lodge Nursing Home
Care Options We Can Provide
Support For Companionship, Personal care.
Disability Support Physical Disability, Physically Frail, Walking Frame.
Medication By Mouth, Change Catheter, Injection, Suppository.
Nursing Specialisms Diabetes.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia.
Dementia Behaviour Disrupted Sleep Patterns, Mild Forgetfulness, Wandering .
Dementia Specialisms Alzheimer's.
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.

What we're doing to keep residents & visitors safe

The safety and wellbeing of our staff and residents is paramount and we work in accordance with government and local healthcare regulations to ensure that all policies are adhered to which include:
Regular staff and resident LFT testing
Infection control procedures in place
The correct use of PPE
Visitors to evidence a negative LFT testing prior to entering the home.
Regulations and policies are regularly updated, for further information please do feel free to contact the Home Manager

Infection Control Initiatives in place
safe-tick Infection Control Training Our staff are trained to use measures which prevent and control infections.
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)

The Care Organisation has not indicated availability

Mobile Phone Network Coverage (mobile “signal”)

The Care Organisation has not indicated availability

Telephone for external calling

The Care Organisation has not indicated availability

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Minimum Age
65

Our Building and Facilities

The home is located at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac near Carrick Know Golf Course in the desirable residential area of Murrayfield in Edinburgh. You’ll find a cosy, warm and inviting atmosphere with tastefully decorated accommodation provided across two floors.


Is Our Home Purpose Built
Yes

How Many Floors We Have
2

Who Owns Our Building
Private

Communal Rooms
Dining Rooms, Library, TV Lounges.

What Else Do We Provide
Assisted Bathroom, Hairdressers, Lift.

Our Garden
Communal Garden, Communal Patio, Private Garden(s), Seating, Secure Garden, Wheelchair Friendly Access.

How 'Smart' Are We?
Reduce Plastic Use.

Brochures
Struan Lodge Brochure.pdf

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Description

Each room is tastefully decorated and fully furnished , including a new bed,  wardrobe and storage facilities,  however we do also encourage residents to bring any articles of furniture, framed pictures and photographs with them to the Home to create a more personalised environment – a true home from home.


About Our Rooms
Number Of Rooms 30
Number Of Ensuite Rooms 30

Type Of Room
Shared Room, Single Room.

Room Features
Furnished, Garden View.

Room Facilities
Telephone Point.

Our Photos
Description

Our team are highly focused on delivering care in a safe environment and are committed to excellence where personal dignity is maintained, personal privacy is respected and personal needs are fully met. The health and wellbeing of residents is our number one priority and it's extremely important to us that our residents think of Struan Lodge as their home.


Our Team
Margaret Cunningham
Margaret Cunningham
Interim Home Manager
Weekly Fees Start From Fee
Residential Fees From / Price Per Week £1,350.00

Funding Types
Region None specified
We Accept Self-Funding Clients Yes
We Accept Local Authority Funding Yes
We Accept NHS Continuing Healthcare Yes
We Accept Third Party Top-Ups Yes

The Importance Of Meal Times

Our aim is to give our residents the best quality of life as possible; we know how important is to remain as healthy and as active as possible. Our Head Chef will meet with the residents to discuss nutritional needs and these will be incorporated into their personal plan.


We Serve Food At
All day snacks, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch.

Dietary Options
Diabetic, Pureed, Vegetarian.

Our Photos

Activities Are So Important

Activities are wide ranging and include chilled out movie days, playing games such as cards as well as enjoying delicious afternoon teas complete with lots of home baking and plenty of cups of tea. Our new activities lounge (which allows for a maximum of 2 to 3 residents) means during social distancing restrictions owing to COVID-19, residents still have plenty of things they can get involved with.


Our Photos

Activities At Home
1 to 1 Activities, Bingo, Birthday Celebrations, Board Games, Card Games, Cooking, Crafts, Exercise Class, Flower Arranging, Knitting / Embroidery, Music Entertainment, Painting, Quiz Games, Reminiscence, Singing, Word Games.

Activities Outside Our Home
Local Tourist Attractions.
Our Pets

Pets are welcome at the managers discretion. 


54 Balgreen Avenue
Edinburgh
EH12 5SU

Regulator: Care Inspectorate - Scotland

Category Rating
Overall Good
Wellbeing Outstanding
Care and Support Good
Environment Outstanding
Staff Good
Management Good
Read More https://www.careinspectorate.com/index.php/care-services?detail=CS2003010671
Report Published 15th August 2019
Transport
Bus Stop nearby, Car Park, Train Station nearby.

Places of Worship
Anglican Church.

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

Frequently asked questions about Struan Lodge Nursing Home

Struan Lodge Nursing Home was given an overall rating of "Good" by the Care Inspectorate - Scotland in August 2019.
Struan Lodge Nursing Home provides Nursing, Dementia, Respite and Residential care.
Struan Lodge Nursing Home has 30 rooms.
Prices for Struan Lodge Nursing Home start from £1,350.00 per week.
Struan Lodge Nursing Home is owned by Struan Lodge Nursing Home.
Yes. Struan Lodge Nursing Home does offer Residential care.
Yes. Struan Lodge Nursing Home does offer Respite care.
Yes. Struan Lodge Nursing Home does provide care for people with Dementia.
Struan Lodge Nursing Home accepts Local Authority clients.
Struan Lodge Nursing Home accepts NHS Continuing Healthcare clients.
Margaret Cunningham is the manager of Struan Lodge Nursing Home.

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