Rooms

All our rooms within Shannagh Bay are fully furnished to ensure our residents comfort. Each room has an en-suite and is equipped with a profiling electric bed including pressure relieving mattresses if required.
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What We Provide

At Shannagh Bay we provide a wide range of facilities, services and nursing care.

Facilities
  • Spacious conservatory over-looking Bray seafront promenade, equipped with 1 flat screen TV.
  • Two large sitting rooms with large coal effect fire: one equipped with flat screen TV and the other equipped with a home entertainment system, perfect for our movie or karaoke nights.
  • Pool table.
  • Wii.
  • Evening Games Room.
  • Smoking area.
  • Nurses station.
  • Dining room.
  • Fully equipped kitchen.
  • Private Family Room.
  • Visitors bathroom.
  • Administration office.
  • Pressure relieving equipment: (i)High medium and low risk mattress; and (ii) cushions or full air relieving seat covers.
  • Seating assessment carried out by our resident Occupational Therapist.
  • Profiling beds.
  • Full wound and dressing care.
Services
  • Occupational Therapist – Monday-Friday from 9-5.
  • Physiotherapy – every Wednesday (although extra private sessions may be arranged).
  • Activities co-ordinator – conducting a wide range of activities including Reminiscence therapy, Bingo and Sonas sessions.
  • Reflexology and massage therapies.
  • Hairdresser.
  • Hand and Nail Care – including manicures and pedicures.
  • Mass /Religious services (includes being taken out to Mass/Church).
  • Movie evenings.
  • Karaoke nights.
  • Seasonal trips and parties.
  • Laundry – includes individual named tagged for all residents.
  • Toiletries.
  • Daily exercise.
  • Regular GP services.
  • Optical care.
  • Chiropody.
  • Dental care.
  • Speech and language therapy.
  • Dietician services.
  • Shop services for residents.
  • Customised menus.
  • Monthly Residents Meetings.
Nursing Care
  • Tissue viability nurse services.
  • Specialised palliative care.
  • Epic Care nursing system.
  • Resident centred care plans created on admission. Families are invited and encourage to participate in this process, helping to streamline the care of their loved ones.
  • Regular mobility assessments.
  • Waterlow scoring.
  • Regular nutritional assessments.
  • Security – all exits are fitted with alarms for residents safety, as are doors leading the stairwells and lift.
  • Transport needs – wheelchairs, recliner chairs, and hydraulic hoists for transferring.
  • One to one care will be organised when required.
  • Pharmacy service provided by Fitzmaurice Pharmacy and EpicCare.
  • Regular continence assessments and provision of incontinence wear and barrier creams.
  • Patient moving assessments and provision of any equipment needed.
  • Pressure relieving equipment.
  • Regular seating assessments carried out by the OT.
  • All wound and dressing needs will be cared for.
  • Nursing home is equipped with numerous first aid kits and burns kits (checked regularly) and 2 AED devices are on-site.