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The Gables named EXCELLENT in recent ADASS report

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The Gables Care Home in Chatteris named EXCELLENT in recent ADASS report 

The Association of Directors of Adult Social Services (ADASS) is a charity which prides themselves on being the 'leading, independent voice of adult social care' and monitors social care services to ensure residents are getting the best care possible to live their lives to the fullest. 

Within their role they provide support to social care services to provide the best care through monitoring and education. 

We are over the moon to announce within their most recent ADASS inspection, The Gables Care Home were given a score of 95.5% overall covering a wide range of different reccomendations and requirements within the social care sector. 

We were incredibly humbled to have received ratings of 100% in nine out of the sixteen categories, achieving over 70% in each individual category - affording the home the rating of 'EXCELLENT'. We were awarded 100% in the following categories: 

- Meeting Nutritional Needs
- Cleanliness & Infection Control 
- Management of Medicines
- Safety & Suitability of Premises
- Safety, Availability and Suitability of Equipment 
- Requirements relating to Staff 
- Assessing & Monitoring the Quality of Service Provision 
- Quality of Management 
- Records 

We are incredibly proud of the amazinng work our staff have done throughout the last 18 months and feel this is a real testament to the teams hard work, dedication and commitment. 

At The Gables Care Home we have been lucky enough to remain Covid-free throughout the pandemic and feel this is a reflection on the amazing work of the team who adapted their roles and went above and beyond to provide person-centred care throughout the pandemic. 

Within the report our officer said: "All residents and relatives said that staff did not discriminate and treated them in in a manner that respected their values and beliefs". 

Home Manager, Julie Tyler, told us what it meant to receive such a positive review in the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic. 

"We wanted to take a moment to say thank you to the amazing team at The Gables who really do go above and beyond every day in every aspect of your work to ensure our residents are living fun-filled, active lives whilst being treated with dignity and independence". 

Thank you for all that you do every day, and well done to you all!