Interpreting a Care Quality Commission Report

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) monitors, inspects and regulates all nursing homes services to make sure they meet fundamental standards of quality and safety. Furthermore the CQC publishes what it finds, including performance ratings to help people choose the best nursing home. In most cases, CQC inspection reports include ratings. These ratings can help you […]

Who are Stow Healthcare?

Stow Healthcare is a family owned and operated private nursing, residential and memory care business based in East Anglia. We care about family life and know how important it is to select a care home which will meet your needs and will make you and your family very welcome and comfortable. Stow Healthcare offers you […]

Preparing for your new home

As with any house move, it’s important to let family, friends and providers know that your loved one has moved, and give them their new address. We want your loved one to feel as at home as possible in their new surroundings, which is why we recommend they bring personal items such as ornaments, pictures […]

Life in our homes

Moving into a care home is a big change in your loved one’s life, which is why we want to make it as smooth and enjoyable as possible. When your loved one first arrives they’ll meet their key carer, who will give them a guided tour of their new home. They will also tell them […]

How Much Will Nursing Care Cost?

The cost of residential care can vary considerably by location and depends on whether you also require nursing care. If you do require nursing care, this increases your care home costs further as registered nurses will need to be on staff 24 hours a day. It is important to bear in mind that although you […]

How do I choose a Nursing Home?

At Stowlangtoft Healthcare we believe it is important that you are happy in your choice of care home and that it has the right facilities for you. To a great extent what you will need from a care home is determined by your care needs, along with your own personal preferences. Different care homes offer […]