8 West Pilton Gardens, Edinburgh EH4 4DP
Group : City of Edinburgh Council
Person in charge: Paddy Corscadden (Manager)
Type of Service: Home Care Agency (Local Authority Owned)
Services Offered: Adult Care (18+) • Personal Care (on a contracted hours basis)
Care Offered: Elderly Care • Mental Health Condition • Physical Disability
Latest Care Inspectorate* Report on Intermediate Care - North: click here
* Care Inspectorate is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in Scotland.
Intermediate Care - North has a Review Score of 6.5 (6.500)
The Review Score of 6.5 (maximum of 10) for Intermediate Care - North is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.
a) The Average Rating is 5 out of 5 from 1 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Intermediate Care - North in Google's Search Results - more info
b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 1.5 out of 5 from 1 positive Reviews in the last 2 years. (A 2 year period has been used as there were no positive reviews in the last 12 months)
a) 5 Points are available for the Average Rating of all Reviews over all time. For each review the Home Care Agency / service is rated Excellent, Good, Satisfactory, Poor or Very Poor on a number of areas eg Staff, Management etc. The Home Care Agency receives points for each rating as follows: Excellent = 5. Good = 4. Satisfactory = 3. Poor = 2. Very Poor = 1. These points are added up and then divided by the total number of completed ratings to generate the average rating.
The Average Rating of 5 for Intermediate Care - North is calculated as follows: ( (5 Excellents x 5) ) ÷ 5 Ratings = 5
b) 5 Points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 12 months. If there are no Positive Reviews in the last 12 months, then 2.5 points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 2 years. A Positive Review is defined as any Review with 'Extremely Likely' or 'Likely' in answer to the question 'How likely are you to recommend this Home Care Agency to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?'
The 5 points available are broken down as follows: 3 points for the first Positive Review, 0.5 points for each of the next 4 Positive Reviews ie an Home Care Agency needs 5 Reviews to receive the maximum score of 5 points.
The 1.5 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Intermediate Care - North is based on 1 positive Reviews in the last 24 months and is calculated as follows:
3 = 3 then divided by 2 = 1.500
When a Review is submitted by someone who has previously submitted a Review, only the latest Review will count towards the Review Score.
Review submitted from a Website Submission by Douglas S (Husband of Client) on Monday 21 November 2016. Relates to November 2016.
As I cannot enter the names of the two Physiotherapists who came to get my wife up and walking, and to build up her confidence in walking, I would like to thank them both as they treated both of us with respect and professionalism. I would have gladly paid for this service.
How likely would you be to recommend Intermediate Care - North? Extremely Likely
Overall Standard: Excellent
Care / Support: Excellent
Treated with Dignity: Excellent
Value for Money: Don't Know