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16 12, 2020

Welcoming back our visitors

By |December 16th, 2020|Home, Latest News|Comments Off on Welcoming back our visitors

From January, there will be two ways to visit your loved ones in our nursing homes – in one of our Visiting Pods or, for nominated visitors, a resident-room visit.  Both types of visit last 30 minutes and must be booked in advance.  Our maintenance teams constructed Visitor Pods in record time – here’s the .. Read More

22 06, 2021

Care Manager vacancy, Neville Williams House

By |June 22nd, 2021|Home, Latest News|Comments Off on Care Manager vacancy, Neville Williams House

We’re looking for a committed and inspiring Care Manager to lead the nursing and care teams at Neville Williams House, our nursing home in Selly Park with a homely atmosphere and great local reputation.

For this role, you must be a registered nurse with a valid NMC PIN, have 5 years’ experience of working in a .. Read More

11 05, 2021

New Visiting Guidelines from Monday 17th May

By |May 11th, 2021|Home, Latest News|Comments Off on New Visiting Guidelines from Monday 17th May

Yesterday, the government announced the following further relaxation of the guidance around visiting care homes:

Residents can now be visited by 5 named visitors (including their essential care giver if they have one), with a maximum of 2 visitors at any one time or on a given day. These daily limits do not apply for very .. Read More

4 05, 2021

Updated visiting information for relatives

By |May 4th, 2021|Latest News|Comments Off on Updated visiting information for relatives

Following the government’s recent announcement, we’ve updated the guidance around visiting residents in our nursing homes.

Please see our latest Relatives Newsletter for more information: 4th May Relatives COVID-19 BCOP BULLETIN

15 04, 2021

Caring for your loved one in a smarter way

By |April 15th, 2021|Home, Latest News|Comments Off on Caring for your loved one in a smarter way

Using a new electronic care planning system, we’ve increased the amount of time we can spend delivering care to residents by cutting the time needed for paperwork.

The Nourish e-care planning system is freeing up our team to do what they do best: putting their skills and effort into providing outstanding care for your loved one.

The .. Read More

9 03, 2021

Welcoming back visitors to our nursing homes

By |March 9th, 2021|Latest News|Comments Off on Welcoming back visitors to our nursing homes

In line with government guidance, all three of our care homes are now able to accept visitors – please contact the relevant nursing home to find out which type of visit they are currently able to offer.

On 5th March, Justin Varney, Director Public Health for Birmingham has issued a letter to families explaining the government .. Read More

7 01, 2021

Your local care home needs you!

By |January 7th, 2021|Latest News|Comments Off on Your local care home needs you!

We are looking to recruit volunteers to help scale up and support testing capacity within our three care homes in the city.

We conduct routine PCR and Lateral Flow Device (LFD) testing in our homes. As a volunteer you will play a critical role helping with the regular testing of residents, external visitors and staff, ensuring .. Read More

31 12, 2020

Resident-Room Visiting Suspended due to Tier 4 Restrictions

By |December 31st, 2020|Latest News|Comments Off on Resident-Room Visiting Suspended due to Tier 4 Restrictions

Following the announcement on 30th December that Birmingham is to come under Tier 4 Restrictions, unfortunately we have had to suspend the roll-out of resident-room visits for now.  Pod visits, closed window visits and video calls will still be possible.

Read our latest BCOP Relatives Bulletin for more information.

23 04, 2020

Double Award Win Endorses BCOP’s Reputation for High Quality Care

By |April 23rd, 2020|Home, Latest News|Comments Off on Double Award Win Endorses BCOP’s Reputation for High Quality Care

Anita Stone Court, BCOP’s care home in Moseley, Birmingham, has been recognised as one of the most recommended homes in the West Midlands, winning a ‘Top 20’ Award from carehome.co.uk; BCOP as an organisation won a ‘Top 20 Small Care Home Group’ Award.

Janet Galloway, BCOP’s Head of Care Quality remarked, “This award gives relatives looking .. Read More

24 03, 2020

Message from CEO and Chair of Trustees regarding Coronavirus Outbreak

By |March 24th, 2020|Home, Latest News|Comments Off on Message from CEO and Chair of Trustees regarding Coronavirus Outbreak

At this unprecedented time of uncertainty, I would like to reassure you that the safety and welfare of your loved ones is our top priority.  Staff are working tirelessly to care for and support residents and tenants and ensure that life for them is disrupted as little as possible.  We are also providing support to .. Read More