Statement of Aim & Objectives
The aim of Advantage Nursing Agency is to provide the best possible service for all our clients based on their care requirements. The highest professional standards are achieved and maintained along with enhanced levels of service delivery in accordance with the Care Quality Commission’s National Standards.
Our Approach to Care
Advantage Nursing Agency trains its staff to provide unobtrusive care with privacy, dignity and respect. Our care staff respect cultural diversity and understand that clients and their families wish to be treated with courtesy and sensitivity. Care is personalised to the individual, with the client making their own choices and decisions.
Where personal circumstances change, so can the care package. Our care packages are fully flexible and can be adapted at any time, to suit the client.
Advantage Nursing Agency can provide Qualified Nursing Staff Bands 5 to 7 and Health Care Assistants in the following areas:
- NHS Continuing Care
- Nursing Care in Your Own home
- NHS Hospitals
- Nursing Homes / Residential Homes
- Community Nursing & Treatment Rooms
- End of Life Support
- Clients with Complex Care Requirements
Care In Your Own Home
Advantage Nursing Agency staff are carefully selected and placed with clients based on their skills and experience. Our staff can assist with personal care such as;
- Assistance with Medication
- Skin care
Support with non-physical care such as emotional support and promotion of independence and assistance with household tasks, e.g.
- Light domestic cleaning is also available
We also except clients under the Direct Payment Scheme
Please call us on 01737 213855 for further details.
Advantage Nursing Agency Staff
All Advantage Agency Staff undergo a rigorous assessment and selection process. This includes a full Disclosure Barring Service, (previously known as a CRB check), a full previous employment check along with a check of Trained Nurses professional medical and care credentials.
In addition all our staff are fully trained in Safe Guarding Vulnerable Adults, Health & Safety, Fire Safety, Safe Handling of Medicines, Manual Handling, Emergency First Aid, Infection Control and Food Hygiene.
Advantage Nursing Agency can provide Registered General Nurses, Health Care Assistants or Carers to private clients in their own homes, to the National Health Service, Nursing Homes, Residential Homes and Social Services. Packages of care start from 6 hours a day to complete 24 hour continuous care. Live-in care packages are also available on request. By working closely with you and your family members, our staff will be able to assist you in making your own choices and decisions. Where a package of care is in the home, a full assessment will be carried out to ensure nothing is missed and the care package meets your specific requirements.