Ashton-under-Lyne care home celebrates success in CQC reportHC-One’s Daisy Nook care home in Ashton-under-Lyne is celebrating having received a glowing report from the Care Quality Commission (CQC). 

The team at Daisy Nook was delighted to receive an impressive report that rated the home as ‘Good’ in all areas, demonstrating that the home is providing high standards of care for Residents. This also shows that the home is Safe, Effective, Caring, Responsible and Well-led.

The inspectors were full of praise for staff at Daisy Nook, highlighting the kind ways in which they provide care for people living at the home.  This sentiment was echoed by Residents, who made remarks such as: “The staff are very capable. I’ve been here a long time and I can see that the staff know their jobs and how to look after people.” Another Resident added: “All I can say is that I am well looked after and I am very happy here.”

The report reflected the variety of stimulating activities available to Residents at the home, including a Residents’ choir, afternoon tea, visits to the park and arrangements to start a dementia-friendly bingo session. 

The home was also praised for its ‘wishing well’ initiative, which was introduced to enable Residents to make a wish for activities and outings that they would like to participate in. 

Tracy Denton, Home Manager at Daisy Nook, said: “Our team works hard to provide the kindest possible care to our Residents and we were delighted that this was reflected in our fantastic CQC report. This achievement is a testament to the hard work and kind care that each and every member of our team puts in, day in day out.” 

Liz Whyte, Managing Director at HC-One, said: “Daisy Nook’s CQC rating is fantastic news. I would like to thank the whole team for their commitment and hard work and congratulate them on such an impressive report.

“At HC-One, we are dedicated to achieving our aim of being the care provider of choice for those looking for the very best care and support, and employer of choice for the best, most professional, and kindest care staff.”

HC-One aims to be the first-choice care provider in each of its communities for Residents looking for the very best care and support, and the employer of choice for the best, most professional, and kindest care staff, with sector leading career progression opportunities. 

HC-One consistently invests in staff and is currently celebrating achieving a 9.6/10 average rating on the sector’s leading care home comparison website This high rating puts HC-One homes into the very best company in the care home sector.