Elm Hall is owned by Springwood Nursing Homes Limited, and the Registered Provider Nominee is Dr. Mairéad M. Byrne, who has in excess of 25 years professional experience and expertise in the provision of Nursing Care and Management in both the U.K. and Ireland. As a Trustee and Director of Elderly Care Services with Age Concern in England, Mairéad spent several years working specifically with older people and was actively involved in the consultation process, development and implementation of many regional and national Policies related to National Care Standards and Social Care Services.
As the Registered Provider Nominee, it is Mairéad’s responsibility to liaise and communicate with the Health Information Quality Authority (HIQA) and all other legislative organisations. She is also responsible for supporting and supervising the Management Team and staff at Elm Hall, ensuring that they receive the resources and support necessary to enhance the provision of quality care services to Residents and that adherence to current HIQA and other relevant legislation is always maintained within the Nursing Home.
Staff receive on-going mandatory training on a regular basis and are actively encouraged and supported to develop their care skills. All Nursing Staff working within Elm Hall are registered with the Irish Nursing Board (An BordAltranais) and they are supervised by a suitably experienced and qualified Director of Nursing - Clodagh Cunningham - who has undertaken the Health Information & Quality Authority ‘Fit Person Assessment’ and been registered with HIQA as the ‘Registered Person In Charge’.Clodagh is a Registered General Nurse with a Diploma in Gerontology Care, and she has several years clinical and nursing experience working with older people.)
• Registered with HIQA
• Registered with N.T.P.F. (National Treatment Purchase Fund)
• V.H.I. Approved/Registered
• Member of N.H.I. (Nursing Homes Ireland)