The Fleet Team

CQC Inspection Success at The Fleet Care Home

The team at The Fleet Care Home in Dartmouth recently had an unannounced inspection by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and are delighted to share that they were awarded an overall Good rating.

The comprehensive inspections were carried out by CQC who is an independent regulator of health and social care services, that makes sure the services are providing care that’s Safe, Effective, Caring, Responsive and Well-led and the home was awarded Good in all five of the categories as well as a good overall.

Damon Drummond the Home Manager commented, “I joined the care home in early 2022 during what continued to be a really difficult time for the sector and immediately I recognised that I was working with a team that were some of the most dedicated and committed people that I have had the pleasure of working within this sector.

It is through our collective teamwork that we strive to provide the very best in person-centred care for each of our residents and to make sure that every day they have the very best quality of life. The team are so engaging and genuinely cares dearly for the residents and I am so delighted that their efforts have been recognised on our recent inspection.”

Damon went on to further comment “The Fleet really is like an extended family, the home is a really friendly and engaging environment where there is always lots going on, and everyone goes out of their way to get to know the preferences of each of the residents to ensure that they feel supported as well as having companionship and the very best in care around the clock.”

The team at The Fleet looks forward to continuing their exceptional care services for our current residents and future residents. To find out more about The Fleet’s services and facilities, or to book a home tour, do not hesitate to contact our friendly team today.

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