Hi, I’m Theresa, the Registered Manager, and I’m responsible for managing The Elms. We aim to provide outstanding care that is truly tailored to our residents and we're really proud of the team of staff that deliver this day-in, day-out.
Of course, we are always looking to improve things for both our residents and staff and the news items below provide a flavour of what we’ve been up to lately. If you’re interested in learning more about The Elms, please do give us a call anytime.
The Elms has invested in a new digital switched telephone system from BT. This will improve communications all round with external stakeholders including local health practitioners and residents families. Internal communications amongst staff are key to our coordination and this system will help fac ...read more >>
Consistent with the home's strategy of continuous improvement, The Elms has done away with a central meds trolley and now has meds for each resident in locked cabinets in their rooms. Natalie Adams, Quality Consultant for The Elms, said: "The use of medication trolleys may be more appropriate for ...read more >>
The Elms has added three new rooms and can now accommodate 19 residents. All the rooms are en-suite and have been decorated to a very high standard. Andrew Pickup, managing director of Trillium Care, commented: "The additional rooms will enable us to continue to invest and improve our ability to ...read more >>
The Elms has today completed its first room refurbishment and they are very pleased with the new look and feel. Lighter wall colours and improved lighting create a warmer, more comfortable environment. Use of Altro flooring increases both safety and hygiene. They look forward to the gradual rollout ...read more >>
The Elms Residential Home was acquired by Trillium Care Ltd. Andrew Pickup, Managing Director of Trillium said, "We are delighted to have acquired The Elms because it has a strong staff team and an excellent reputation. We have plans to modernise certain aspects of the home whilst ensuring the quali ...read more >>