A WINCANTON healthcare group has been named ‘Specialist Care Provider of the Year' at the 2024 Health Investor Awards.

Cornerstone Healthcare Group, who opened the £10million Cale View nursing home in Wincanton earlier this year, received the award for the second year running.

Cornerstone Healthcare's 74-bed service, Cale View, is the group's fourth service, delivering "excellence in health and social care".

Cale View is the fourth service opened by Cornerstone Healthcare, with 74-beds.

Plans for Cale View, which has now been completed.Plans for Cale View, which has now been completed.

The Health Investor Awards recognise the achievements of well-deserved social care sectors.

Paul Hayes, CEO of Cornerstone Healthcare Group, said: "Winning the 'Specialist Care Provider of the Year' award for the second year in a row is an incredible achievement and a true reflection of the passion and commitment of our staff.

"I am immensely proud of our team, whose tireless dedication and hard work make Cornerstone Healthcare Group a leader in specialist care.

"Thank you to every member of our staff for their exceptional contributions; this award belongs to all of you."

The Health Investor judges commented they were “impressed" by Cornerstone’s "investment in staff, commitment to constant training for every member of the team and track record of having no placement fails."

They admired that the group "has a real focus on delivering successful outcomes for people who have experienced placement breakdown in other settings”.

Cornerstone Healthcare Group is now working on launching its fifth and sixth services in Bristol in 2025 and Birmingham in 2026.