Home Care Schedule of Fees 2018-2019
Apr 17, 2019
Royal Freemasons mission is to support a person’s health and well-being, through innovative, respectful and tailored in-home care solutions. We help people to live independently in the community, offering choice, flexibility and control to maintain their quality of life.
We promote a model of care that is centred around dignity and respect. Drawing on a diverse and experienced team of healthcare professionals including registered nurses, allied health and home care workers , we offer services that are inclusive to all backgrounds, cultures and special needs group. We employ our own staff, trained to our expectations for service and care delivery, to provide quality and continuity of care.
Our Home Care programs are individually tailored to each customer’s needs depending on
their circumstances and preferences, providing help and assistance with a wide range of personal and household tasks as well as on-going review of care. We encourage feedback to assist our provision of the most appropriate range of services while ensuring choice and control
Hours of Service
We deliver a full range of services from half-hour to 24 hour live in support. Services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days per week, 365 days a year.
Royal Freemasons offers reassurance by providing after hours support through an ‘oncall after hours‘ phone number to handle non medical emergencies outside of our business hours.
Subsidised and Funded Services
We deliver various services that are Government funded and subsidised. Customer contributions where applicable are affordable and can be negotiated for those experiencing hardship. Other services can be funded through health insurance agencies or privately.
For those waiting for, or perhaps not eligible for a government funded program, Royal Freemasons offers fee for service private care. Private home care can deliver a range of services through a tailored package of support. Private care services offer flexible hours available from 30 minutes to 24 hour live-in care, 7 days a week.
- Personal care
- Personal care and hygiene
- Dressing (incl TED Stockings) • Continence support
- Medication prompts
- House keeping
- Laundry/Ironing • Gardening
- Meal preparation
- Pre Prepared Meal Arrangements
- Menu planning (dietician)
Nursing and Allied Health Services
- Specialised clinical services • Dementia care & support
- Continence management
- Diabetes Management
- Medication management
- Palliative care
- Stomal therapy
- Complex wound management
- Care and Support Guidance • Program management
- Social Support and Respite
- Respite for carers or family, in-home day, evening or overnight
- Bill paying
- Accompany to personal, community access or medical appointments
- General Transport
- Access to Day Therapy and allied Health Services in a purpose built and operated Therapy rooms located in our central location of Prahran and Footscray.