Portiuncula Nursing Home Multyfarnham

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Established in 2004, Portiuncula Nursing Home is a luxurious nursing home with 60 beds, situated beside the Franciscan Church & Abbey of Multyfarnham.
The carefully planted grounds on the banks of the river Gaine provide a peaceful atmosphere and lovely nature walks with unique features.
Portiuncula Nursing Home offers a high level of care in luxurious surroundings. The nursing home is a purpose-renovated building with the residents in mind. There is an outside view from all corridors, which is unique. There is a great feeling of space and light everywhere.
The nursing home is situated in Multyfarnham village about 2 miles off the N4 Dublin-Sligo Rd.
Life is for Living
We, the management and staff of Portiuncula Nursing Home, are committed to working together with other professionals to provide for our residents a common sense of wellness, belonging, acceptance, respect, understanding, support and inclusiveness as we strive to grow and deliver care, as far as possible, reflecting the wishes and aspirations of our residents. Where we have residents that are very ill, our aim is to deliver care which meets his/her physical, emotional, social and spiritual needs and respects his/her dignity and autonomy.
In order to enhance the care we provide and enable the residents to fulfil their personal, social and psychological needs the following services and activities listed below are available in Portiuncula Nursing Home.
Activities include:
  • Live music and singalongs
  • Games
  • Arts and crafts
  • Bingo
  • Knitting
  • Gentle Exercise
  • Roman Catholic Mass
  • Church or Ireland services
  • Reminiscence
  • Outings
Dining Facilities
Meals are prepared by experienced cooks to provide nutritious, well-balanced and varied diets. Provision is made for all dietary requirements.
Meals are served in our bright and beautifully appointed dining room offering social interaction and an enjoyable meal-time experience.
Residents are offered a choice of menu and fresh food is served daily. Only prime meat, fish and poultry are used in the preparation of meals, together with a wide range of seasonally fresh vegetables.
Snacks and refreshments are available at any time.
Types of Nursing Care
Care Services - Type of Nursing Care Provided
We provide 24 hour nursing care and welcome a wide range of residents. We care for older persons with all types of physical disabilities. We provide long-term, short-term, convalescence and respite care and we can cater for residents with Dementia, Acquired Brain Injury and those undergoing Palliative Care.
Residents can avail of the services of their own GP within surgery opening hours. In the event that they do not have a GP we can assist them in choosing a local GP.
Outside of surgery hours, MIDOC provide a GP service if required.
The nursing care incorporates the following for each resident:
  • Each resident has their own individual care plan that is person centered. Residents and/or their family/representative are consulted in the development and review of their care plan.
  • Individual needs and independency is promoted and maintained.
  • Social, spiritual and personal needs are met through individual care plans and daily activities.
  • Dementia specific care plans are developed by nursing staff in conjunction with Old Age Psychiatric Services, the resident's GP and the resident themselves.
  • An Bord Altranais Registered Staff Nurses are available at all times.
  • All care assistants have completed FETAC Level 5 training.
  • All staff are Garda Vetted and previous employer references are obtained.
  • Extra training is provided as identified by training needs, risk assessments and per legislative requirements.
Accommodation is made up of 47 single rooms, 5 double rooms and 1 three-bedded room. All rooms have ensuite toilet and showering facilities and are fully furnished to a high standard.
Bedrooms also have their own television, phone point, reading lamp and nurse on call system.


City Multyfarnham
Address Multyfarnham
Email geraldine@newbrooknursing.ie
Phone +353449371911
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Westmeath County, Ireland