Inspection reports do not, as a rule, focus specifically on night care, but inspectors will assess a care home’s night care provision if there is evidence of any shortcomings in resident care and staffing arrangements. Care Standards Compliance
In a typical care home, residents are likely to have a variety of night care needs, particularly in nursing homes. Night-time Care Needs
The obtaining of consent to night-time care and treatment is as important as it is for daytime care, including consent to making night-time checks. Checking at Night Time
There should be policies to minimise any potential disruptions to residents’ sleep. Managing the Night-time Environment
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