Mt St Vincent enjoys a premium hilltop location, with sweeping panoramic views across the seaside town of Ulverstone.
73 beds (including 12 bed secure Dementia unit)
There are four types of room: Riverview, Leven Lane (secure dementia), Gardenview and Gardenview-penthouse. The Riverview, Leven Lane and Gardenview rooms are spacious and have their own private ensuites. The Gardenview-penthouse is an extra-large modern room with a desk and private ensuite.
There are 9 lounges spread throughout home, other property features include:
- Movie Room
- Onsite laundry
- Onsite kitchen
- Sheltered outdoor courtyards
- Views of Leven River/gardens
- Hairdressing salon
- Large visitors carpark
- Tea and coffee making facilities
- Access to Hydrotherapy Pool and Therapy Centre (assessment process)
Our aged care facility in Ulverstone has a dedicated team of healthcare professionals to ensure the well-being of our residents. Mt St Vincent has Registered Nurses working 24 hours a day, seven days a week to ensure residents have immediate on site access to a trained health professional. We also have other valued team members including:
- Activity staff – 7 days a week
- Day Therapy staff
- Pastoral Carers
- Care staff
- Kitchen staff
- Administration staff
- House keepers
All of our team members are dedicated to providing our residents with a positive and caring living environment.
We offer one of the most comprehensive ranges of services including:
- Residential aged care
- Palliative care
- Secure dementia care
- Respite care
With attention to the complete health and wellbeing of our residents, the services we offer combine specialist care with quality of life. Beyond our standard care offerings, further services accommodate specific needs of residents. We employ only the most qualified health professionals at Mt St Vincent. Our residents have access to nursing staff, doctors, mental health professionals and a variety of physical therapists. We are committed to maintaining a high standard of health care and perform regular individual reviews to ensure our residents’ needs are always being met.
Food & Diet
A dedicated catering department cooks everything fresh, ready to serve, in-house. Residents give feedback regularly, with menus rotated seasonally. Menu options are offered in accordance with what residents want and are supported by dietitians. Fresh food arrives throughout the week and is provided locally through the Oscar Hospitality Program.
Activities & Excursions
The community at Mt St Vincent is built around our residents, family members, wonderful staff and volunteers. The staff and volunteers work together to provide and deliver an extensive range of social activities, physical & personal support networks and recreational activities for both groups and individuals. There is always plenty to brighten up the lives of our residents at Mt St Vincent.
Entering aged care can present a significant lifestyle change for some people and may seem complicated. So before becoming a resident at Mt St Vincent, it is important you and your loved ones make the best decisions regarding your aged care. For prospective residents, we’ve detailed the key steps involved here.
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|24 Hour Registered Nurse|
|On-site Physiotherapy & Podiatry|
|Large Room (18m2)|
|Extra Large Room (22m2)|
|Built in Wardrobe|
|Premium Furniture and Fittings|
|Modern Electric Bed|
|Recreation Room Access|
|Courtyard and Outdoor Access|
|Lounge and Sitting Area Access|
|Smoke and Heat Detectors|
|Fire Sprinkler System|
|Secure Dementia Area Available|
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Basic Daily Fee
A daily care fee is used to contribute towards your day-to-day living costs such as meals, cleaning, laundry, heating and cooling. It is part of the overall fees you pay towards your care. The daily care fee increases on 20 March and 20 September each year in line with changes to the Age Pension.
The basic daily fee is 85% of the single person rate of the basic age pension. From 20 September 2019, the single rate of the basic age pension is $850.40 per fortnight, making the basic daily fee (from 20 September to 19 March 2019):
$51.63 per day; or
$722.84 per fortnight
This amount is indexed with the age pension. This applies even if you are a member of a couple.
Means-tested Care Fee
A contribution to care fee is paid to the federal government where a person is in a financial position to do so. The cost (if any) of a person’s Contribution to Care Fee is dependent on their financial situation and is determined by the government. Please note the government have a lifetime cap on this fee.