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AGED CARE

Mt View Residential Aged Care Facility (RACF)

Located at the Terang campus, Mt View Residential Aged Care Facility is a purpose built, 15 bed, nursing home providing high level residential care. Residential Aged care can be provided to members of the community (dependent on bed availability) who require 24 hour professional care if they become unable to be cared for in their own home due to health or mobility issues.

-Located on the Terang Health Service site a short walk from the town centre

-Private family retreat rooms

-24 hour qualified nursing staff on-site

-Security monitoring

-Choice of Doctor and health care professionals

-Close proximity to Medical Clinics

-On-site hairdressing

-In-house laundry service

-Activities program involving local primary school

-Recreational and lifestyle programs with fully qualified staff

-Plans for future redevelopment

 

As is expected of such a long-established facility you will feel as though you are entering a calm and welcoming home-like environment. Residents are provided with large, open lounge areas, comfortably furnished with individual recliner chairs and couches, and large TV (LCD) screens for ease of viewing, or may escape into quieter sitting rooms. Fresh, daily-made meals are served in the large open dining areas or alternatively there is a private dining room for residents and family, designed to make you feel relaxed and at home.

Fees are payable for nursing home accommodation, living and nursing care services. Payment details can be discussed with Health Service staff or the Carelink Centre.

Accommodation Prices

Residential Accommodation Deposit (RAD) Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP)
Single Room $345,000 $62.55
Double Room $295,000 $53.50

 

Residents can choose to pay for their accommodation by a refundable accommodation deposit, a daily payment, or a combination of both.

A refundable desposit is paid as a lump sum amount. A daily payment accrues daily and is paid periodically, for example monthly. A combination payment includes both a partial lump sum and daily payments.

Combination payment example: An incoming resident may choose, for example, to pay 50% of their accommodation by a RAD and the other 50% through DAP. If this was the option chosen, then the resident would pay the prices outlined in the table below:

Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD) Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP)
Single Room $172,500 $31.28
Double Room $147,500 $26.75

 

Within the long established Mount View Lodge you will find a selection of generously sized carpeted bedrooms, each suited to the specific needs of the residents. With a choice of single or shared rooms residents are able to relax and feel at home knowing that every room is designed for comfort, safety and security. All rooms are fitted with large robes and room for personal belongings. Residents are provided with either rooms looking over the quiet country landscapes or onto discreet courtyards, providing the occupant with not only a sense of privacy but also personal space.

Number and Type of Bedrooms:

Room Type Number of Rooms
Shared Room With ensuite 1
Shared Room Without ensuite 2
Single Room With ensuite 3
Single Room With shared ensuite 7
Bedroom Size (Square Metres)
Average Bedroom Size – Shared 25.92m2
Average Bedroom Size – Single 15m2

 

Each room includes a spacious individual or shared ensuite bathroom which is fully equipped to provide for every resident’s needs.

Common Areas:

Dining Room Lounge Room Activities Room Outdoor Areas
Number 1 1 1 1 (Sun Deck)
Size- m2 52.00 64.00 17.10 34.50

 

Feel free to stroll and relax within private and secure outdoor areas that incorporate sweeping, uninterrupted views of the western district plains, volcanic mounts and Terang Racecourse. Beautifully maintained courtyards, established trees, manicured gardens and raised garden beds provide peaceful retreats  for residents to find their sense of being. All of this and yet only a short walk tinto the centre of town, where an array of shops and local businesses boast every service for your convenience.

In addition to the creature comforts provided, Mount View Lodge is entirely staffed by registered and medication endorsed enrolled nurses and event programs are organised six days a week by qualified planners to ensure activities are not only appropriately structured but sympathetic to individual needs.

List of Services available to residents:

Bedroom Furnishings (supplied) Y/N
Bed / mattress Y
Overbed table Y
Bedside drawers (locked / not locked) Y
Wardrobe Y
Linen Y
Television Y
In room Y
Communal Y
IT
Phone Y
Virtual visiting Y
Email access N
Resident computer access Y

 

Other Onsite Services:

Personal Services
Hairdressing Y
Full Hotel Services Y
Mail Y
Newspapers / magazines Y
Personal shopping N
Personal laundry Y
Mobile voting N
Visiting hours Y
Access to multi taxi program Y
Activities Programs Y
Food Services
Menu selection Y
Medical & other Services (onsite)
Pathology Y
Reflexology N
Hydrotherapy Spa N
Dementia Specific Programs N
Pharmacy Y
Emergency Department Y
Radiology N
Subacute programs Y
Dental services Y
Nail Therapist Y
Hearing services Y
Vision services Y
Allied Health Y
Visiting GPs/ frequency Y
Visiting medical specialists N
Community services
School visiting program Y
Church visiting program Y
Visiting Pets Y
Library N
Other (specify):

 

For enquiries, please contact:

Michele Finnigan, Aged Care Coordinator, Tel: (03) 5592 0258 or email mfinnigan.tmhs@tmhs.vic.gov.au

or

Brendan Williams, Administration Manager, Tel: (03) 5592 0222 or email bwilliams@tmhs.vic.gov.au

Respite Care

Please note – we are currently unable to provide respite care services.

Respite care is a service provided to carers who care for members of the community that require assistance with health or mobility. Respite care enables carers to take holidays or other leave by providing short term residential care for the individual in need.

For more information about Respite Care contact:

Barwon South West Region Commonwealth Carelink Centre
78a Fairy Street
Warrnambool 3280
Freecall: 1800 052 222
Email: carer respite@barwonhealth.org.au

  • 24 hour Professional Care
  • 15 Bed Nursing Home