MP Iain Blackford says court action paves the way for transfer of ownership of Home Farm Care Home to NHS Highland.
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Roddy Dunlop QC for the Social Care and Social Work Improvement Scotland said his client was not completely satisfied that the motion for interim suspension of the licence should be withdrawn.
HC-One, the operator of Home Farm, confirmed the change of heart this week after a deal said to have been brokered by local MP, Ian Blackford.
The SNP’s Westminster Leader has also written to Chancellor Rishi Sunak to request immediate top up payments for careworkers elsewhere who are facing similar circumstances.
The Highland Council has now put a range of measures in place to help those in the Portree community who have been affected by the coronavirus outbreak at Home Farm.
This could mean new care arrangements will be put in place for residents at Home Farm Care Home.
Seven residents have died due to the coronavirus outbreak at the independent Home Farm Care Home on Skye.
A seventh death has occurred at the care home due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Five residents of the Home Farm care home in Portree have now died as a result of the coronavirus outbreak