The Grove Care Home Chapeltown, Pudsey LS28 7RZ T: 0113 433 3020 E: michaela@redcourt.org.uk

CORONAVIRUS

KEEPING OUR RESIDENTS SAFE
Visitors will need to take a rapid lateral flow test and test negative before every visit. They should minimise physical contact with residents. They must observe social distancing and PPE use and follow all necessary infection control measures. A maximum of 2 visitors per Resident would be appreciated if possible at any one time. Castlegrounds Ltd - are operating a booking system for Visits: Please continue to ring Reception on : 0113 4333020 to book a Visit. Testing visitors: The rapid lateral flow tests must be done on-Site, We are using a Faster LFT – which processes within 10 minutes. If the visitor tests positive, they must immediately leave the premises. They must complete a PCR test, By following Instructions given on the Government Website:- www.gov.uk/report-covid19-result or by dialling 119 and following the instructions. . Arrangements for ‘essential care givers’ They will follow the same testing arrangements, PPE and infection control arrangements as care home staff :- Rapid Lateral Flow Tests – done on site prior to Visiting. If a Positive Result then to arrange for a PCR test – following instructions on Government Website: www.gov.uk/report-covid19-result or by dialling 119 and following the instructions. In the event of an outbreak in the care home, all visiting will stop immediately, except for Palliative Care visit’s and essential caregivers. Visits will only pause for a minimum of 14 days rather than 28 days following an outbreak. Infection control All visitors must follow the guidance, procedures, and protocols put into place by Castlegrounds Ltd to ensure compliance with infection prevention control. Visitors should wash their hands for 20 seconds or use hand sanitiser on entering and leaving the home, and catch coughs and sneezes in tissues and clean their hands after disposal of the tissues. Any visitor who tests positive with a rapid lateral flow test should immediately leave the premises. Screening questions that we will ask visitors on arrival are: • Have you been feeling unwell recently? • Have you had a recent onset of a new continuous cough? • Have you noticed a loss of, or change in, ordinary sense of taste or smell? • Have you tested positive for COVID-19 in the past ten days? • Have you had recent contact (in the last 14 days) with anyone with COVID-19 symptoms or with confirmed COVID-19? We will take Visitors temperatures using the Temperature Monitoring System in Reception. We will provide Visitors with PPE and assist with Donning and Doffing and safe disposal of PPE. Castlegrounds will keep a record of visitors’ details. Registered Manager: Michaela Wadsworth Date: March 2022 Thank you for your continued co-operation and understanding.
CASTLEGROUNDS LIMITED RED COURT & THE GROVE – PUDSEY CARE HOMES VISITING GUIDELINES - Active March 2022
The Grove Care Home Chapeltown, Pudsey LS28 7RZ T: 0113 433 3020 E: michaela@redcourt.org.uk

CORONAVIRUS

KEEPING OUR RESIDENTS SAFE
Visitors will need to take a rapid lateral flow test and test negative before every visit. They should minimise physical contact with residents. They must observe social distancing and PPE use and follow all necessary infection control measures. A maximum of 2 visitors per Resident would be appreciated if possible at any one time. Castlegrounds Ltd - are operating a booking system for Visits: Please continue to ring Reception on : 0113 4333020 to book a Visit. Testing visitors: The rapid lateral flow tests must be done on-Site, We are using a Faster LFT – which processes within 10 minutes. If the visitor tests positive, they must immediately leave the premises. They must complete a PCR test, By following Instructions given on the Government Website:- www.gov.uk/report-covid19-result or by dialling 119 and following the instructions. Arrangements for ‘essential care givers’ They will follow the same testing arrangements, PPE and infection control arrangements as care home staff :- Rapid Lateral Flow Tests – done on site prior to Visiting. If a Positive Result then to arrange for a PCR test – following instructions on Government Website: www.gov.uk/report-covid19-result or by dialling 119 and following the instructions. In the event of an outbreak in the care home, all visiting will stop immediately, except for Palliative Care visit’s and essential caregivers. Visits will only pause for a minimum of 14 days rather than 28 days following an outbreak. Infection control All visitors must follow the guidance, procedures, and protocols put into place by Castlegrounds Ltd to ensure compliance with infection prevention control. Visitors should wash their hands for 20 seconds or use hand sanitiser on entering and leaving the home, and catch coughs and sneezes in tissues and clean their hands after disposal of the tissues. Any visitor who tests positive with a rapid lateral flow test should immediately leave the premises. Screening questions that we will ask visitors on arrival are: • Have you been feeling unwell recently? • Have you had a recent onset of a new continuous cough? • Have you noticed a loss of, or change in, ordinary sense of taste or smell? • Have you tested positive for COVID-19 in the past ten days? • Have you had recent contact (in the last 14 days) with anyone with COVID-19 symptoms or with confirmed COVID-19? We will take Visitors temperatures using the Temperature Monitoring System in Reception. We will provide Visitors with PPE and assist with Donning and Doffing and safe disposal of PPE. Castlegrounds will keep a record of visitors’ details. Registered Manager: Michaela Wadsworth Date: March 2022 Thank you for your continued co-operation and understanding.
CASTLEGROUNDS LIMITED RED COURT & THE GROVE – PUDSEY CARE HOMES VISITING GUIDELINES - Active March 2022
The Grove Care Home, Chapeltown, Pudsey LS28 7RZ T: 0113 433 3020 E: michaela@redcourt.org.uk
The Grove Care Home, Chapeltown, Pudsey LS28 7RZ T: 0113 433 3020 E: michaela@redcourt.org.uk