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Why this Hastings nursing home has two reasons to celebrate
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Why this Hastings nursing home has two reasons to celebrate

By Maria Hudd, Hastings Observer. A nursing home in Hastings has plenty of reason to celebrate after receiving recognition for its contribution to the industry and praise from health inspectors. The Laurels Nursing Home, on Old London Road, was rated ‘good’ in all areas by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in a report published in...

Convalescence: A Lost Resource?
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Convalescence: A Lost Resource?

        Convalescence is the practice of removing you from your normal domestic and working life to focus solely on recovery – replenishing your energy and health. Convalescence used to be an integral part of all medical treatment. In Victorian England, it was ideal for many recovering patients to spend a few weeks...

Nursing Homes: Expectation vs Reality
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Nursing Homes: Expectation vs Reality

a blog post by Sally Bossom. Years ago, my mother was a Deputy Matron at a nursing home where my grandmother resided, allowing her to keep an eye on the care she received. I was a regular visitor with my three young children, and to them, it was a large play area full of smiling residents...

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Rochester Suite

The suite provides every home comfort including smart TV with video stream and modern music system with the added benefit of 24-hour care. The spacious room offers a seating area with views to the garden through a Juliette balcony, an en-suite and, most importantly, the opportunity for couples to be together.

The 1066 Business Awards
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The 1066 Business Awards

We are proud to announce that The Laurels Nursing Home (Hastings) Limited are the proud winners of the Judges Special Recognition Award at The 1066 Business Awards 2016. The 1066 Business Awards celebrate business excellence within the Hastings and Rother region.

The Gold Standards Framework
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The Gold Standards Framework

The Laurels have enrolled 3 senior members of staff in the GSF Care Homes Programme. Our aim is to enhance the confidence and competence of t he staff and we will then roll this out across the whole team.  We aim to achieve excellence in end of life care. If you would like to know more...

Local Nursing Home Owner Tackles “The Three Peaks Challenge”
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Local Nursing Home Owner Tackles “The Three Peaks Challenge”

The Three Peaks Challenge involves climbing the three highest peaks in England, Wales and Scotland; Scafell Pike, Snowdon and Ben Nevis, within 24 hours. Jas Thind joint owner of The Laurels Nursing Home, Old London Road, Hastings, was determined to complete the challenge last week despite perilous conditions at Scafell Pike. The 2nd climb, Scafell...

Download our new Residents’ Handbook!
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Download our new Residents’ Handbook!

Our brand new Resident’s Handbook is now ready and available to download! CONTENTS: About Us Welcome by Matron Our Staff and Organisation Visitors Facilities and Services Statement of Purpose Resident’s Plan of Care Resident’s Charter Advocacy Complaints Policy Equal Opportunities Policy Meal Times Fire Precautions CLICK TO DOWNLOAD