Strathmore Lodge Nursing Home, Kilkenny (13 Years)

Role: Owner

Liam had responsibility for the following


  • Site Acquisition

  • Design & Layout

  • Project Management of build stage

  • Sourcing of Furniture, Fitout & Equipment

  • Registration with Health Authorities

  • Staff Recruitment

  • Full operational control & management for 13 Years


Bartra Nursing Homes

Role: Consultant


Liam has been advising Bartra on several aspects of nursing home development including

  • Internal Design & Fitout for new build

  • Furniture & Equipment specification, selection and sourcing

  • Kitchen Design & Layout


Brian M. Durkan & Co. Ltd.

Role: Consultant


Liam was involved in advising on the folllowing:

  • Suitability of sites for nursing home development

  • Internal design & layout for planned nursing home

Glendale Nursing Home, Carlow

Role: Consultant/Director

From an early stage Liam was involved in an advisory role to the developers of this nursing home site.  Latterly Liam was appointed as a director to assist with the management & operation of the nursing home until his resignation from the company in 2014. Areas of advice and consultation included

  • Internal Design & Layout

  • Equipment selection and sourcing

  • Staff Recruitment

  • Registration & Compliance


Beechfield Nursing Home Group (Formerly Manor Care Int. Ltd.)

(4 Years)

Role: General Manager


Responsibilities included

  • Day to day management of 127 nursing home bed spaces owned by the company

  • Staff Relations, recruitment & retention

  • Project management of development of independent-living units at company’s Shankill site

  • Strategic planning for current business

  • Identification of potential sites for development


Grove Nursing Home, Killiney, Dublin (6 Years)

Role: Administrator/General Manager


Responsibilities included

  • Day to day management of 50-bedded nursing home

  • All aspects of HR

  • Liaising and negotiating with health authorities

  • Planning and researching potential expansion of the business

  • Advised on the sale of the nursing home in 1999