Sussex Health Care: A Haven For The Elderly

Sussex Health Care, an independent company whose focus is to provide support services and care homes, is based mainly in Sussex. It runs twenty homes which primarily care for the elderly, including the mentally frail from Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, and specialized care for adults who suffer from learning or physical difficulties, including those with neurological disability. To the organization, good health is more than just the lack of illness, and it, therefore, recognizes the need for social, recreational and leisure activities to promote the overall health and individual’s sense of well-being. It recently opened a new gym to cater to the needs of its various patients and the gym staff have gotten thorough training to assist the clients in different areas.

Sussex Health Care started operating in 1985. In 2002, it obtained accreditation from Health Quality Services (HQS). In 2003, it gained the standard of Investors in People and later in June 2005, the organization attained ISO 9000:2000. The international standard covers systems of quality management which make the company the sole autonomous provider of a care home in the UK to achieve dual accreditation for ISO 9000:2000 and HQS. Sussex Healthcare appointed Amanda Morgan-Taylor, who has over 30 years’ experience in health and social care, as its new CEO and she began her duties in February 2018.

The organization offers various jobs that are categorized into healthcare, accountancy, admin-secretarial, catering-hospitality and others. It also gives positions depending on location such as Horsham, Uckfield, East Grinstead, Crawley, and Billinghurst. The employees work full-time, part-time, on contract, permanent or temporary basis. Currently, the jobs available include healthcare assistants, support workers, care assistants, registered nurse, among others. Working at Sussex Health Care provides employees with an array of benefits such as uniforms, training facilities and support as well as an overseas nursing programme. The group gives all staff members outstanding career prospects, and it also encourages progression.

According to Sussex Health Care, it is the first, in the UK, of its kind to receive three leading hospitality awards. It has received awards such as Hospitality Accreditation Quality Unit (HAQU), ISO 9001:2000 and its latest win is the Hospitality Assured Accreditation, all of which are nationally and internationally recognized for business and hospitality management. The British Quality Foundation wholly endorses the Hospitality Assured Accreditation, which is the only standard in the hospitality industry that has its focus on customers’ experience.

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