BlueCross The Mews

CAMBERWELL EAST  VIC

Blue Cross Community Care Services (Toorak) Pty Ltd

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BlueCross The Mews - 2a Warburton Road CAMBERWELL EAST VIC 3126


Location


2a Warburton Road , CAMBERWELL EAST , 3126, VIC

Beds: 64

Category: Private Incorporated Body

Provider: Blue Cross Community Care Services (Toorak) Pty Ltd

BlueCross The Mews
Accreditation Status: Accreditation Report
Source: Aged Care Quality Agency





BlueCross The Mews

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Facilities and Services

The Mews in East Camberwell 1

Tucked away in a quiet but convenient location in Camberwell, BlueCross The Mews offers quality residential care in a warm and inviting environment.

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Located close to Maling Road and Camberwell junction shopping precincts, the residence is just a very short stroll to the East Camberwell train station. Featuring a Tudor style exterior, BlueCross The Mews is tastefully decorated throughout and offers multiple lounge areas and elegant sitting areas for your enjoyment and relaxation.

The Mews in East Camberwell 3

Read a book from the well-stocked library or head outdoors to the beautiful landscaped courtyard with a soothing water feature. A serene lifestyle awaits you at BlueCross The Mews.

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About

Providing luxury care right in the heart of Camberwell, close to public transport, Maling Road and Burke Road shopping district. The Mews boasts the characteristic exterior features of the Tudor style, which continues internally with elegant styling and wooden panelling throughout. It provides contemporary, high level extra care services and is designed for uncomplicated access, adaptability, safety and comfort in ambient surrounds.

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The Mews’ generously proportioned corridors are fully carpeted with stunning timber panelling and handrails throughout, offering an open plan feel in a practical yet luxury setting.

Pleasant day rooms and dining rooms all with wheelchair access, offer a welcome setting for social activities and family visits.

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Landscaped gardens have been carefully designed and maintained to offer secure yet easy access to stunning courtyards and fountains, with comfortable seating in a leafy tranquil setting. They provide 24-hour Nurse call for residents in their own spacious and ensuited room, complete with elegant furnishings. Custom designed aged care beds ensure optimum comfort. Telephone connection, TV and internet access are standard.

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Accommodation

Bluecross The Mews is accredited for its safety and accessibility, it is designed to feel warm and friendly. Pleasant lounge areas, dining rooms, courtyards and private function rooms are set amongst secure landscaped gardens that offer a welcome setting for social activities and family visits.

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Team

The team of trained carers, nurses and Nurse Practitioner are passionate about looking after the residents. The nurses provide around the clock care, ensuring optimum attention for your loved one. They also offer in-house Allied Health services such as Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Podiatry and Day Spa treatments.

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Food and Dining

All cuisine is prepared in-house to the highest nutritional and hygiene standards, featuring a variety in hotel-style meal choices, with Dietitian prescribed menus and respect for dietary, cultural or religious requirements.

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Lifestyle and Activities

The residents are offered the choice to join in a range of group activities including gardening, exercise therapies, cooking and crafts. Residents can enjoy happy hours, high teas and regular outings where able. There is access to church services, library books, music and films.

What benefits will an Aged Care Placement service provide to you?

The benefits of using an aged care placement service include:

  • Guidance and support - An aged care placement service can provide expert guidance and support to help older adults and their families navigate the complex and often overwhelming process of finding and selecting appropriate long-term care options.

  • Access to information - These services often have access to a wide range of information on available care options, including details on services, amenities, and costs.

  • Advocacy - Aged care placement services can act as an advocate for older adults and their families, helping them to navigate the application and admissions process, and ensuring that their rights and preferences are respected.

  • Coordination - They can help with coordinating the transition to a new care setting, including arranging for necessary medical evaluations, transferring personal belongings, and helping with other logistics.

  • Time-saving - They can save a lot of time and effort for the older adults and their families in finding and selecting the appropriate care options.

  • Cost-effective - It can be cost-effective as some agencies may have a contract with facilities to offer discounted rates.

  • Tailored solutions - They can provide tailored solutions to the unique needs of older adults and their families.


MPIR reducing to 8.34% pa

The Maximum Permissible Interest Rate (MPIR) will reduce to 8.34% pa from

For a Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD) of $550,000 the equivalent Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP) reduces to $125.67 pd ($45,870 pa).

The Reserve Bank has kept the cash rate on hold for a few months, so we are seeing a very small decrease in the MPIR. This could mean that the MPIR has reached its peak and could be on the slide down.

Also from 1st April 2024, the refurbished Daily Accommodation Contribution (DAC) rate of $68.14 means an equivalent Refundable Accommodation Contribution (RAC) of $298,215. In June 2022 the RAC was $544,719, meaning that aged care homes that are “RAD-focused” are now less likely to look at fully supported / partially supported residents if the aged care home has already exceeded their 40% supported ratio, as the RAC has now dropped below $300,000.

The change in the MPIR to 8.34% is welcomed but should have no major impact on residents as they enter an aged care home from

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Simple RAD to DAP Conversion

        Select RAD Amount: $

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        Lump Sum of RAD Paid : $

DAP :$20.20 pd

Interest rate (MPIR) is: 8.34%pa
(effective 1/04/2024)