Jacobs Neuro Centre in Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire is a specialised nursing home providing complex disability management, slow stream rehabilitation, neuro palliative care and respite care for people over the age of 18 with long term neurological conditions such as stroke, brain injury, spinal injury, Parkinson’s disease and motor neurone disease.
Jacobs Neuro Centre is designed to provide the highest standards of care for adults with complex neurological conditions in a homely and comfortable environment. As well as providing 24 hour nursing care, the focus of the unit is to assist recovery and maximise the potential of residents wherever possible through a range of specialist therapies, activities and social development initiatives.
All of the bedrooms at Jacobs Neuro Centre are adapted to meet the individual requirements of each resident and all are en-suite. Facilities at the home include communal lounges, dining rooms, a well-equipped physiotherapy gym and a sensory room. Residents also benefit from a fully adapted minibus and an on-site shop.
Jacobs Neuro Centre is committed to the “Ramsay Way” values, delivering care in privacy, with compassion and respect. Residents and their relatives can be assured that they will be well-informed and involved in their care at all times, that priority will be given to good clinical practice and that care will be delivered by a friendly and efficient team in a safe, clean and comfortable environment.
With a network of over 30 private hospitals, Ramsay Health Care is a leading provider of private healthcare in the UK. Although privately owned and managed, the company’s three specialist neurological centres, including Jacobs Neuro Centre, welcome residents who are publicly funded, either by their Primary Care Trust (PCT), Continuing Health Care or Social Services.
Jacobs Neuro Centre provides a range of treatments and services for people with complex neurological conditions, including brain injury, spinal injury, stroke, neurological and genetic conditions, multiple sclerosis and motor neurone disease:
The specialist nursing care and on-site therapy services at Jacobs Neuro Centre are supported by experienced GPs and a Consultant in rehabilitation.
Jacobs Neuro Centre welcomes both NHS and privately funded patients.
Fees are charged on a weekly basis that includes the costs of accommodation, equipment, utility bills (excluding personal telephone calls), food and drink, laundry, cleaning, activities and general nursing care.
Additional fees are due for specialist and enhanced services and facilities, based on assessed needs and as agreed in advanced by the placement funder. Fees do not include the costs of personal goods and services such as toiletries, hairdressing, chiropody, dry cleaning, clothing and personal telephone calls from landlines and these are not covered by the NHS.
Signature of the Ramsay Neurological Services Statement of Terms and Conditions is required prior to admission.
Fees are payable monthly in advance by direct debit, standing order, cash or cheque.
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