Sapphire Care Oakleigh

1055 Centre Rd
Oakleigh South Vic 3166


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Sapphire Care Oakleigh is our sparkling new residence which boasts large suites with sliding doors to the light filled central courtyard. All rooms have flat screen TV’s fitted to the walls and include electronic hi/lo beds and controlled heating and cooling. The building has been architecturally designed to be aged care specific including larger doorways, bathrooms and hand rails fitted to all corridors.

The lighting and architecturally chosen furniture complement the contemporary style and colour palette. There is a cosy café for family and friends to use for catching up or simply unwinding. The residence is conveniently located next to the links Hub shopping Centre and has easy access from Bus lines.

As well as our day to day staff we have qualified nursing staff on duty 24/7. Our lifestyle program also runs seven days a week to make sure there is always something going on.

Care

The Sapphire Care promise is to listen and put our residents first. Our highly qualified carers and nurses are passionate about serving our residents and provide the latest care practices to ensure the most comfortable and fulfilling life for each resident.

Our nurses provide around-the-clock care every day of the year, ensuring that every resident is cared for just as they would like it. Our Care Plans are developed in consultation with families and the clinical health team and residents may choose their own doctor if desired.

Sapphire Care is a prominent industry leader, focusing on continuous innovation and care delivery. Every residence meets all industry and government requirements and we are recognised as one of the leading providers of Aged Care services.

Our staff are focused on delivering exceptional clinical care in an engaging and caring manner.

Lifestyle

At Oakleigh, the qualified team of lifestyle therapists oversee daily programs which include a huge variety of events and entertainment.

The activities change regularly. Residents suggest their own choices at monthly meetings with the residential manager.

Through these and other activities, residents are stimulated physically and mentally. This leads to higher self-esteem and continuation of social interests within the community. Monthly newsletters are circulated via several medias to share the news, events and stories within our residential community.

Free WiFi is provided throughout the building for residents and all visitors, allowing everyone to be kept up to date and entertained.

Surroundings

Oakleigh and other Sapphire residences have been architecturally designed to ensure high service delivery in engaging surroundings. This allows residents mobility and an enjoyable, friendly lifestyle.

We have sun-filled day rooms, sitting areas, private and shared dining rooms, courtyards and private function rooms which are set amongst beautifully landscaped gardens. There are BBQ facilities and entertaining areas for all families and friends to enjoy.

Sapphire Care provides single rooms with en-suite, including telephone and state-of-the-art flat screen televisions. The specialist-designed electronic beds ensure optimum safety and comfort, while nursing assistance is available with the push of a button at all times.

The menu changes regularly and offers a nutritionally balanced cuisine that our residents love. Our in-house Chef and his team who prepares it believe variety is the spice of life! We have the highest standards of nutritional care and hygiene to ensure the health and wellbeing of our residents.

Events

Sapphire Care Oakleigh aims to provide a stimulating lifestyle both physically and mentally through our extensive wellbeing program.

Activities include exercise, craft, outings, visiting speakers and supervised games. A hairdresser, manicurist and physiotherapist are also available for our residents.

Fees and Charges Guide

FROM 1 JULY 2014, THERE ARE THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE FEES YOU MAY NEED TO PAY FOR AGED CARE. CHANGES TO FEES ARE PART OF GOVERNMENT REFORMS TO THE AGED CARE SYSTEM TO MAKE IT MORE SUSTAINABLE AND AFFORDABLE.

How do I access aged care?

You will need an Aged Care Assessment Team (ACAT) assessment to access a Home Care Package or move into an aged care home. The ACAT assessment is free and the eligibility requirements have not changed under the reforms. However, there has been some changes to how long an ACAT approval is valid for.

Residential aged care fees and payments have changed

The new arrangements mean that your income and assets will be taken into account in establishing the fees and payments you may be asked to pay. The basic daily fee has not been affected by these new arrangements.

You can now choose how to pay for your accommodation and care from a selection of payment options which are contained in our Fees and Charges Guides.

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Make an enquiry

Our Client Services Managers

ANNA ZVEDENIUK
Client Services Manager

Anna is a qualified social worker and has extensive experience in Aged Care spanning 25 years.

0428 631 503

annaz@sapphirecare.com.au

JANE FORSYTH
General Manager, Client Services

Jane is responsible for all client services and the admissions process across Sapphire residences.

0458 600 928
janef@sapphirecare.com.au