James Botterill, director at HSSP Architects, is a specialist in designing homes for people living with dementia. Here, he looks at how care facilities can be designed with dementia-friendly principles in mind
Exemplar Health Care, a leading provider of specialist nursing care for adults living with complex and high acuity needs, has announced a £2.3m investment in the refurbishment of Potters Green care home in Mexborough.
Due to open in Autumn 2022, the refurbished facility will be Exemplar Health Care’s tenth home in South Yorkshire.
With a capacity of 20 adults, the home will specialise in supporting people living with dementia, acquired brain injury, complex mental health conditions, and physical disabili...
With many across the country legitimately marked for improvement by the CQC, the need to enhance service standards and, in some cases, the condition of facilities, is evident.
Over time, ageing door hardware can become outdated or damaged in care facilities, potentially risking the integrity of the building’s fire safety and operation.
While various organisations await vital government support, decisionmakers must find astute resolutions when it comes to hardware maintenance so to not risk compliance an...