Northside Aged Persons Mental Health Residential Care Facility

BURWOOD EAST  VIC

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Northside Aged Persons Mental Health Residential Care Facility - 320 BURWOOD HIGHWAY BURWOOD EAST VIC 3151


Location


320 BURWOOD HIGHWAY , BURWOOD EAST , 3151, VIC

Beds: 30

Category: State Government

Provider: Eastern Health

Northside Aged Persons Mental Health Residential Care Facility
Accreditation Status: Accreditation Report
Source: Aged Care Quality Agency





Northside Aged Persons Mental Health Residential Care Facility

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Established in 1985, Peter James Centre in East Burwood provides rehabilitation and aged-care services to people following illness or surgery, or who have disabilities or chronic illness. It has rehabilitation beds, complex rehabilitation beds, acute inpatient aged psychiatry beds and a residential aged care facility (mental health).

Services include Rehabilitation, Geriatric Medicine, Aged Persons Mental Health Services, Aged Care Assessment Service, Aged Psychiatry Assessment Team, Haemodialysis, Residential Care and Transition Care. A wide range of ambulatory services, including home-based and centre–based rehabilitation, are also available.

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 increased to 8.38% pa

The Maximum Permissible Interest Rate (MPIR) has increased to 8.38% pa from

For a Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD) of $550,000 the equivalent Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP) increases to $126.27 pd ($46,090 pa).

The Reserve Bank increased the cash rate again in November 2023, which has a flow-on impact to the MPIR. This is now the highest MPIR since January 2012 and more than double the MPIR that applied just a little over one year ago.

Also the refurbished Daily Accommodation Contribution (DAC) rate of $66.94 pd means an equivalent Refundable Accommodation Contribution (RAC) of $291,564. 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 residents if they have exceeded their 40% supported ratio, as the RAC has now dropped below $300,000.

The MPIR increase to 8.38% will have a major impact on residents as they enter an aged care home from

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Simple RAD to DAP Conversion

        Select RAD Amount: $

%

        Lump Sum of RAD Paid : $

DAP :$20.20 pd

Interest rate (MPIR) is: 8.38%pa
(effective 1/01/2024)