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Huntercombe Stanhope Neurodisability Centre




Location and Contact details


Huntercombe Stanhope Neurodisability Centre
Corbridge Road, Medomsley
Consett
Durham
DH8 6QY

Telephone: 01207 566917

Email: stanhope@fshc.co.uk

http://www.huntercombe.com/centre/stanhope-ne...

Type of organisation

  • Private Company Service

Descripton of organisation

  • Residential

miles (straight line)
miles (approximate road distance)

Entry last updated

Nov 12, 2012

Further Details

Stanhope Neurodisability Centre, in Medomsley, Consett, provides long term person-centred nursing and personal care for male and female adults (aged 18+ years) with complex progressive neurological conditions i.e. Huntington's Disease, Motor Neurone Disease and Multiple sclerosis. We care for people with brain injuries and those requiring palliative care.

We are a 24 bedded centre set in a rural location but within easy access of local amenities. We provide all single en-suite bedrooms many with outstanding views of the surrounding countryside. The lounges are spacious with wide screen televisions and there is a large comfortable dining room .We has a dedicated activity room and adapted daily living kitchen. Bathrooms are fully equipped with specialist baths and hoist systems. We have easily accessible gardens and patio area with panoramic views of the countryside. We also have a mini bus with wheelchair access.

We provide qualified nursing care and social care 24 hours a day and specialise in meeting the needs of clients with complex neurological conditions who require low, medium or high dependency care. We provide continuing, short-term and respite care.

Our team is dedicated to providing the highest standards of nursing care and to treating each client in our care as an individual. Our clients are encouraged to make choices about all aspects of life at the centre and at all times have their wishes and rights to privacy and dignity respected.

Whatever the needs of our clients, care is delivered with patience, kindness and understanding.

We accept both male and female adults aged 18 years and over, who are medically stable, with a range of conditions including, but not limited to:

Multiple Sclerosis

Huntington's Disease

Motor Neurone Disease

Spinal Injury

Acquired Brain Injury such as head injury and stroke

Clients requiring Tracheostomy care and Enteral Feeding

Services available

ABI Specialist National Regional Local
Art Therapy yes no no yes
Equipment yes no no yes
Family Support yes no no yes
Information yes no no yes
Leisure Activities yes no no yes
Nursing yes no no yes
Residential Care yes no no yes
Respite Care yes no no yes
Support Workers yes no no yes
Training (for staff) yes no no yes
National = country wide, Regional = offering a service within 150 miles, Local = offering a service within 50 miles

This service adheres to the following Regulatory Frameworks / is affiliated to the following bodies:

CQC
Headway
NABIF
UKABIF
Huntingtons Disease Association
North of Tyne Neurological Forum
North East Neurosciences Network




Referrals can be made by

GP no
Consultant no
Healthcare Professional yes
Self/Advocate/Family no
Other professional eg Social Care/Case Manager yes

How are services paid for?

yes Publicly funded - individually commissioned
Regularly Sometimes Never
NHS noyesno
Social Care Services yesnono
Jointly funded by NHS & Social Care Services noyesno

yes Privately funded (anyone can purchase)

Typical duration that a service is offered

We provide continuing, short-term and respite care. The length of stay will depend on the circumstances of each individual client.


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Services available are defined by the following EHIG Rehabilitation Codes

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A SPECIALIST NURSING HOME

[Code 105]
Patient description
Medically stable. Unable currently to live in the community.

Sites
Residential Nursing Home

Description of rehabilitation input
Provide comfortable and stimulating environment, with encouragement to pursue recreational activities and personal interests. Would include daily activity programme and outside visits. Rehabilitation facilities could possibly include cognitive and behavioural support. Experienced nursing and care staff available 24 hours a day. Support with diet & feeding where necessary. Family members involved and consulted.

This service is defined by the NMDS (National Minimum Data Set) codes as:

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No Data for NMDS

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