• Hunters Down Care Centre install and train on Dechoker

    Hunters Down is a purpose-built care home, providing nursing and residential person-centred care to adults aged 65 and over including those living with
    dementia. The home is situated in Huntingdon and offers long term and respite care.

    Hunters Down, part of Excel Care, is divided into five units over two floors. Four units are equipped with their own communal lounge, dining area, kitchenette and bathroom facilities, while the fifth unit is a purpose-built unit with luxury suites built with its own private courtyard, a communal lounge and kitchen.

    Throughout the morning and afternoon the care team trained on a rotational basis to ensure the minimum amount of disruption to daily activities and to ensure that as many of the staff got to experience the Dechoker first hand.

    With 4 devices throughout the home,residents and staff feel more comfortable having an extra resource available to them in the event of a choking emergency.