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Bowburn Care Centre

★★★☆Good

Location and contact details

Bowburn South Industrial Estate, Bowburn, Durham, DH6 5AD
www.stphilipscare.combowburn@stphilipscare.com01913778214

Bowburn Care Home, formally Morgan House in the former Northumbrian mining village of Bowburn, is a new purpose-built care home for older people.

There are easy road links to nearby Durham city centre.

The care home, which specialises in residential, nursing and dementia care, has four units named after the coal seams well known in the village – Hutton, Brockwell, Low Main and Henderson.

Each 17-bedded unit has its own lounges, dining rooms and fully-equipped bathrooms with the latest facilities to ensure the health and safety of residents with limited mobility. Each bedroom has en-suite washing facilities.

Regular activities let residents pursue new hobbies and maintain familiar past-times such as art and crafts, flower arranging and games. There are also visits from entertainers.

Information supplied by carehome.co.uk

Registration summary

Managers: Linda Fitzgerald
Next manager holiday: 20 August 2018
Registration Date: 9 December 2010
Last CQC inspection: 15 June 2017
Local Authority: Durham
Specialist care categories: Caring for adults over 65 yrs • Caring for adults under 65 yrs • Dementia • Mental health conditions • Physical disabilities • Sensory impairment
Number of beds: 80

CQC Rating for Bowburn Care Centre

Where this care home can improve
Overall
★★★☆Good
Safe
★★★☆Good
Effective
★★★☆Good
Caring
★★★☆Good
Responsive
★★★☆Good
Well-led
★★★☆Good

Ratings are provided by Care Quality Commission (CQC) and reflects the most recent report for this care home, which was published on 2 August 2017.

See CQC's page explaining ratings for more details about ratings and inspection practices of care homes in England.

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