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Kirkton House Nursing Home

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Description of Kirkton House Nursing Home

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Kirkton House is an adapted and extended home of character established for over 20 years.The home is a 47 bedded home, with bedrooms located across 2 floors.

Kirkton House Nursing Home Features

Pets Allowed
Private Garden
Private Garden
Smoking Allowed
(within the grounds)
Disabled Access
Disabled Access
Special Diet
Special Diets
(other than English)
Place for Worship
Place Of Worship
(includes a quiet room)
Organised Activities
Support Services To Residents
Access to support services (such as an optician, nutritionist, chiropodist, physiotherapist)
Can deal with behavioural issues
Care provided in the resident's home
Communal dining area/lounge area
Daily baths/showers
Dignity Champion
End of life support
Family/carer can stay for the night
Flexible meal times
Flexible visiting times
Independent living training
Individual care plan for each resident
Local authority run care homes
On-site hairdresser available
Palliative Care
Support for residents to spend short breaks at family homes
Warden-assisted sheltered housing
Room Facilities
Emergency call system in room
Internet Access / WiFi
Telephone point in bedroom
TV point in bedroom
Residents can bring their own furniture

Location and Transport
Near public transport
Near shops and/or amenities
Own mini-bus or equivalent

Care Home Features
Close care unit
Lift/stairlift access to upper floor
Secure entrance/keypad access
Separate dementia unit

Contact Details

Kirkton House Nursing Home
Kirkton of Skene
AB32 6XT



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Care Services

Care Home Type: Conventional Care Home

Total Rooms: 43

Price Per Week From: £385.00

Care Duration:
Convalescent Care
Day Care
Emergency Placements
Long Term
Short Stay
Trial Stay
Special Care:
Over-65's Care
Physical Disability

Inspection Rating: (quality of...)

Care And Support: 2 - Weak
Environment: 3 - Adequate
Staffing: 3 - Adequate
Management & Leadership: 3 - Adequate


ServiceRoom Types
Over-65's Care Single
Single En Suite
Double En Suite
Physical Disability Single
Single En Suite
Double En Suite

GP Services

Retain own GP: Yes
GP rounds: Not stated
GP round durations: Not stated

Care Home Questionnaire

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Kirkton House Nursing Home News

Mansfield care home handyman competes in cycling challenge to raise funds for care home.
A Mansfield handyman has completed a cycling challenge into Sherwood Forest to raise funds for the care home where he works.
18 June 2012
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Inspectors raise serious concerns over welfare in European Care Group's north-Dorset Gillingham care home
A new Dorset care home has had to be closed to new admissions after serious concerns were raised about its standards of care.
6 November 2011
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Workers downed tools during Bury care homes refurbishment following dispute over unpaid bills
An investigation by The Sunday Telegraph reveals that a second major provider is facing financial scrutiny after builders working on refurbishment programmes last week downed tools over unpaid bills.
12 June 2011
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European Care Group opens new Rushyfields Care Centre in Durham
A new care home with panoramic views of the countryside was officially opened today.
10 May 2011
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