Parke House Nursing Home is a purpose-built, 145-bed, single storey nursing home set in the tranquillity of the countryside, yet only 15 minutes drive from West Dublin. Our Nursing Home is designed to ensure every comfort is afforded to our residents in the securest environment, in a happy and community environment, to promote the best possible quality of life for our residents.
Our residents’ wellbeing is at the heart of everything we do and our person-centred care planning let us take into account the preferences, needs and interests of our residents, whilst always prioritising their independence and dignity. We accommodate both female and male adults over the age of 18 years, 24 hours a day and seven days a week, providing nursing and GP care in a home finished and equipped to the highest standard.
We care for persons, predominantly in the older age group of over 65 years, who may be compromised by age-related illnesses or who can no longer live unsupported in society but whose needs can be met in a supportive care environment. We can provide care for those persons suffering from impairment in memory, judgement, language skills and deterioration in social skills.
Respite Care Services, typically for one to two-week periods, is available for persons recuperating post-surgery and we are registered with the following private healthcare companies.
Our specially designed palliative care suite provides a peaceful environment for residents and their visitors. The suite also has accommodation facilities for family members.
We promote the highest possible standards of accommodation, facilities and care to residents and their families in our nursing home. We provide secure and comfortable living in a professionally managed setting. The Liffey, Rye, Blackwater, Barrow and Boyne Suites make up our 145-bed facility.
We are very proud of our home and its many features which go hand in hand with our expert care and professional support. These features include:
- All bedrooms are en-suite and equipped with phone lines, multi-channel TV and audio/radio
- All religious denominations are welcomed
- Residents have access to the latest communications and technology including free Wi-Fi and an “Internet Café” for online shopping, Skype calls etc
- Coffee Shop
- Beauty Salon
- Activities and Social Therapies
- Reminiscence Street
- Gardens and landscaped courtyards
In addition to our registration with HIQA, we are in compliance with the Health (Nursing Homes) (Amendment) Act 2007 (Care and Welfare of Residents in Designated Centres for Older People) Regulations 2009.
As a provider of high-quality nursing care, we welcome the “National Quality Standards for Residential Care Settings for Older People in Ireland”. These standards help to consolidate existing good practice whilst also identifying areas for development. A copy of the standards can be obtained online at www.hiqa.ie/standards/social/older-people.
We are accredited by JCI, an international healthcare accreditation agency, that values continuous service improvement and safe delivery of health services.
We are compliant with all Food Hygiene, Fire Safety and Health and Safety legislation.
We are members of Nursing Homes Ireland (NHI), a representative organisation for Ireland’s private nursing homes. www.nhi.ie
Our Mission Statement
Parke House Nursing Home strives to provide exemplary care to each resident which is individually tailored to them based on evidence and best practice in residential nursing home care. We employ suitably qualified and trained staff that put each resident and their personal needs first, whilst ensuring they live safely in pleasant, well-designed accommodation. We promote the highest possible standards for this accommodation.
The facilities are designed to support the care to residents and their families as a home within our nursing home which is a secure and comfortable place to live within a professionally managed setting. Central to our service is getting to know the resident as a person and prioritising their overall wellbeing.
We pride ourselves on our philosophy of care and we endeavour to tailor the provision of our services around the daily social interaction and needs of our residents while at the same time encouraging independence and choice for each.