Care Home of the Year 2021
Bluebirds Neurological Care Centre wins GSF Care Home of the Year 2021!
Bluebirds Neurological Care Centre in Milton Keynes has been awarded GSF Care Home of the Year, 2021 for its outstanding end of life care. The PJ Care organisation was given this award as part of the Gold Standards Framework (GSF) Virtual Awards, which recognises health and social care providers delivering quality care in the final year of life. Bluebirds Neurological Care Centre was nominated alongside ten other care homes, who were all applauded for their excellent end of life care during a pandemic.
Julie Armstrong-Wilson, Operational Manager and Lead Nurse for GSF said: "We were so proud to have awarded care home of the year to the team at Bluebirds Neurological Care Centre and to see that they are continuing to develop their service. They have incorporated the soul midwives philosophy to enhance the care of the dying and the chef is aiming for a Michelin Star in the future for their food preparation! Congratulations for continually striving to make an individual's end of life care experience the best that it can be.”
Congratulations to all eleven shortlisted care homes:
Bluebirds Neurological Care Centre, Buckinghamshire
Cedars Castle Hill, Dorset
Cholwell House Nursing Home, Avon
Cornmill Nursing Home, Lancashire
Grosvenor House Care Home, Lincolnshire
Herncliffe Care Home, West Yorkshire
Ivelhurst Nursing Home, Somerset
Malmesbury Lawn, Hampshire
Morton Grange Nursing Home, Derbyshire
Princess Christian Care Centre, Surrey
The Willows Care Home, Lancashire