On Friday 17th June, Lydfords Care Home near Lewes recognised the first-rate level of care that Alison Palmer and Marie Carson, Care Assistants and Nurse Florin Mortoiu, brings to their role everyday by awarding then a Recognition of Care and Kindness (ROCK) Award.
All three team members were nominated by resident Margaret Bullock. With regards to her nominations, she wrote the following about the team:
“Alison is always ready to assist me, is always cheerful and smiling.”
“Florin makes me feel safe and happy at night. I like it when he’s on shift.”
“Marie always helps me. She smiles, opens my bed at night and never complains.”
Maria Stefea, Care Home Manager, said: “I want to congratulate Alison, Marie and Florin on their well-deserved awards. They’re a fantastic asset to have in the home, and the residents and the team here think very highly of them. It’s nice to read Margaret’s comments because it shows that sometimes the simple things are often those that have the most impact on our residents.”
A ROCK award is a nationwide honour that specifically highlights the impact a Four Season Health Care employee has made on the lives of people living in one of their care homes. An internal prize, staff are nominated for an award by either residents, their relatives or friends, who have witnessed or experienced staff members demonstrating excellent standards of care and kindness in their role.
Looking for a care home in Lewes? Lydfords Care Home offers residential, nursing and respite care.
Date published: 15 September 2017
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