St. Vincent's Hospice

Service overview

Service type: Hospice

Registration status: Registered

Service details Service provider

Main point of contact: Ms Kate Lennon

Service address:
St. Vincent's Hospice
Midton Road
Howwood
Johnstone
PA9 1AF

The service provider is St. Vincent's Hospice Ltd, a charitable organisation with headquarters in Johnstone.

Address:
St. Vincent's Hospice Ltd
Midton Road
Howwood
Johnstone
PA9 1AF

Conditions of registration
  1. This service will operate as a voluntary hospice providing specialist palliative care.
  2. No one under the age of 18 years to be seen or treated on the premises.
  3. To provide a maximum of 8 in-patient places.
  4. To provide 10 day care places.
  5. A registered medical officer with specialist experience of palliative care to be on call over 24 hours.
  6. To provide 24 hour nursing care.
  7. The service shall ensure that staff possessing the appropriate skills, training and experience are provided in sufficient numbers to ensure the safety and welfare of all service users.

Inspection reports and quality grades

Latest inspection report

Report published: 17 July 2017
Inspection date: 7 & 8 June 2017
Inspection type: Unannounced

Quality grades

Inspection date Quality of information Quality of care and support Quality of environment Quality of staffing Quality of management and leadership
7 & 8 June 2017 4 - Good 2 - Weak 4 - Good 4 - Good 3 - Adequate
29 & 30 September 2015 5 - Very good 5 - Very good 5 - Very good 5 - Very good 4 - Good
24 & 25 February 2014 5 - Very good 5 - Very good 5 - Very good 5 - Very good 5 - Very good
13 March 2012 Not assessed 5 - Very good 4 - Good Not assessed Not assessed

Grading Key

(6) Excellent
(5) Very good
(4) Good
(3) Adequate - performance is acceptable but could be improved
(2) Weak - concerns about the service and there are things that must improve
(1) Unsatisfactory - represents a more serious level of concern
Previous inspection reports