Minster McGrath unveils JCI Gold Seal Quality Award at Talbot Lodge Nursing Home
CEO, Talbot Group – Laverne McGuinness is proud to announce that the Talbot Lodge Nursing Home, Kinsealy Lane, Malahide, Co Dublin has achieved Joint Commission International’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Long Term Care Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its internationally-recognized standards. The Gold Seal of Approval® is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing safe and effective patient care. This reflects the Talbot Group’s commitment to continuous quality improvement as outlined in our Vision, Mission and Values.
Minister Finian McGrath, who attended the launch of the JCI Gold Seal said of the Accreditation “The Gold Seal of Approval is a symbol of quality that reflects your organisation’s commitment to providing safe and effective patient care. The provision of compassionate, responsive and meaningful care ensures that residents can feel personally fulfilled and happy within the nursing home environment, thus enabling and facilitating the ‘homely experience’. I want to commend the staff at Talbot Lodge for all your work in developing and implementing approaches and strategies to improve care for your residents, and I would encourage you to continue to do so.”
Message from Paul Chang, Vice President JCI
“Joint Commission International accreditation provides long term care organizations with the processes contributing to improvements in a variety of areas from the enhancement of staff education to the demonstration of leading practices within the long-term care setting,” said Paul Chang, MD, MBA, MPH, CPHQ, FACHE, Vice President, Accreditation, Standards, and Measurement, Joint Commission International. “We commend Talbot Lodge Nursing Home for its efforts to become a quality improvement organization, and achieving this pinnacle demonstrating a commitment to patient safety and quality.”
Nursing Home Ireland Congratulates Talbot Lodge on the recent JCI Quality Award
“On behalf of Nursing Homes Ireland, I wish to congratulate residents, staff and management at Talbot Lodge Nursing Home on your recent Joint Commission International Quality Award. The award demonstrates your commitment to providing the highest standards of quality and care and to the continued pursuit of excellence by the entire team at Talbot Lodge Nursing Home. This is a very Prestigious International Award and one you should be very proud to receive” said Tadhg Daly, Chief Executive Officer, Nursing Homes Ireland.