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Ivybank House Care Home

★★☆☆Requires improvement

Location and contact details

Ivybank House, Ivybank Park, Bath, BA2 5NF
www.brighterkind.com/ivybankhousecustomercare@brighterkind.com01225837776

Ivybank House is a friendly and welcoming care home located above the city of Bath. The home offers residential and respite care.

The home has an extension with a modern wing, while bedrooms are set across two floors. The ground floor of the home has a lounge, dining room and patio area for residents to enjoy, while the first floor has a hairdressing salon, conservatory and lounge area.

Ivybank House is surrounded by gardens that residents and visitors can enjoy, in addition to a large koi pond and water feature, the outdoor space is ideally suited for socialising.

A team of trained chefs prepare fresh and nutritious meals on-site, with a range of choices available from a daily menu, while catering for people who have special diets.

The activities co-ordinator at Ivybank House organises a varied daily activities programme, including regular outdoor excursions. Residents and relatives have input in the activities to ensure that their desires are met and there is something for everyone.

Information supplied by carehome.co.uk

Registration summary

Managers: Olivia Clare Butler
Registration Date: 26 November 2010
Last CQC inspection: 25 June 2018
Local Authority: Bath and North East Somerset
Specialist care categories: Caring for adults over 65 yrs
Number of beds: 43

CQC Rating for Ivybank House Care Home

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

Ratings are provided by Care Quality Commission (CQC) and reflects the most recent report for this care home, which was published on 13 October 2018.

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

Services offered at Ivybank House Care Home

General

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  • Accepting self-funded clients:
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Residential - Shared Spaces

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  • Disabled access throughout the home and gardens:
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  • Good access to public transport links:
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Residential - health and lifestyle

  • A place of worship or visiting clergy:
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  • On-site hairdressing:
  • Residents may retain own GP:
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