Aspen Grange Care Home Leads Essex with Prestigious BS8606:2019 Accreditation

We are thrilled to announce that Aspen Grange Care Home has become the first care home in Essex to achieve the esteemed BS8606:2019 certification. This significant milestone places Aspen Grange at the forefront of the adult residential care sector, reflecting our commitment to providing exemplary service and setting a new benchmark in the industry.

Celebrating Excellence in Care

The Rt Hon. James Cleverley MP recently visited Aspen Grange to personally congratulate our dedicated staff and residents on this remarkable achievement. His visit not only underscored the importance of the BS8606:2019 certification but also highlighted the home’s unwavering dedication to maintaining high standards of care.

This prestigious recognition was awarded after a thorough evaluation by Care Inspections UK (CIUK), the sole accredited independent inspectorate for UK care homes. Aspen Grange successfully met all the rigorous criteria outlined in the BS8606:2019 standard, which includes requirements for personal, nursing, and specialist dementia care within a residential environment.

Commitment to Excellence

Sharon Thompson, Home Manager at Aspen Grange, expressed her pride and enthusiasm:

“We were all very proud to welcome the Home Secretary to Aspen Grange and show him our lovely home. Securing the BS8606:2019 certification is a significant milestone for Aspen Grange. It is a testament to our commitment to excellence in providing top-tier care and support to our residents.”

Tony Stein, Chief Executive of Healthcare Management Solutions (HCMS), which operates Aspen Grange on behalf of Opal Care, also emphasised the importance of this achievement:

“This accolade is a testament to the hard work and dedication of the entire team at Aspen Grange. It reinforces our mission to lead with excellence in the healthcare industry.”

Keri Hill, Inspection Manager for Care Inspections UK, added her congratulations:

“We are pleased to have worked with Aspen Grange, which has become among the first care facilities in the UK to achieve compliance with BS8606:2019. We are committed to supporting the sector to provide the very best standards of care possible.”

A Team Effort

This achievement is a result of the collaborative efforts between the home team at Aspen Grange and our dedicated regional teams. Together, they ensured that every aspect of the BS8606:2019 standard was met, reflecting our comprehensive approach to excellence in care.

What This Means for Our Residents

The BS8606:2019 certification assures residents and their families that Aspen Grange adheres to the highest standards of care. It demonstrates our dedication to providing a safe, nurturing, and supportive environment for all our residents.

Partner with HCMS for Exceptional Care

At HCMS, we take pride in managing care homes like Aspen Grange, where excellence in service and care is paramount. Our expertise in achieving these certifications exemplifies our commitment to quality and our capability to enhance the operations of healthcare services.

If you are looking to elevate your healthcare services to the next level, partner with HCMS. We can help you achieve industry-leading standards and ensure your care home stands out.

For more information on how HCMS can support your healthcare services, please contact us. Let’s work together to set new benchmarks in the healthcare industry.