Care home operator investigating report of assault on resident

Rosevale Lodge Care Home, Lisburn. Pic by Google
Rosevale Lodge Care Home, Lisburn. Pic by Google

Four Seasons Health Care is investigating an allegation of assault on a resident at one of its nursing homes in Lisburn.

Police have confirmed that officers attended Rosevale Lodge Care Home on Moira Road on Friday, February 2 after receiving a report of an assault.

“Police attended the scene and spoke to all parties involved. No further action was taken,” a PSNI spokesman said.

According to the PSNI, the matter was reported to police “as a matter of procedure” by the South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust.

Confirming that management at the care home are investigating a complaint raised by a member of staff, a spokesperson for Four Seasons Health Care said: “The health and safety of our residents is paramount and we take any allegation seriously. The relevant authorities have been informed.”