Focussing on aged care has enabled SCCBH to build, maintain and extend upon a high level of personalised care that is essential in maintaining a healthy and active lifestyle for SCC residents in Broken Hill and Sunraysia. Dignity and privacy of residents is of utmost importance.

Transition

• the compassion of our staff helps ensure that a transition into care is seamless and without stress.

Personalisation

• personalised care plans are implemented upon admission and updated every three months to accommodate, where necessary, the changing needs of residents
• flexibility and choice is always provided
• residents are encouraged to personalise their rooms
• constant communication is ensured, through meetings between staff and residents’ families, in regard to care issues and daily activities
• meals can cater to personal dietary needs and requirements

Facilities and services

• assistance from staff with meals and personal care where required
• reverse –cycle air conditioning in every room, as well as in communal living areas
• televisions in every room and in all communal areas
• indoor and outdoor communal living areas
• full laundry and cleaning services provided
• availability of a wheelchair accessible bus
• on-site hair salon
• picturesque grounds

Medical

• medication management by qualified staff
• weekly visits by medical practitioners
• regular visits by allied health professionals

Safety

• nurse call system in every living area and bedroom and bathroom
• night staff always available
• secure grounds and buildings
• high level fire safety precautions
• annual staff training and evaluation in fire safety

 

For further information in regards to residential care please visit the Government’s myagedcare website.

Residential Care