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Hill View House Ashmore

Hill View House Ashmore is a charming 40 bed 'Extra Service' aged care residence conveniently located in the heart of the Gold Coast only minutes from Surfers Paradise and Southport. Hill View House Ashmore has a reputation for ‘Excellence in Aged Care’ providing the highest quality of nursing care and standard of living for our residents. We invite you to browse through our features gallery above, or read through the areas below for more information about moving yourself or a loved one into Hill View House at Ashmore.

Room Types

Accommodation Payment Options

Residents can choose to meet their Accommodation Payment as a refundable accommodation deposit (‘RAD’), a daily accommodation payment (‘DAP’), or a combination of both.

A refundable deposit is paid as a lump sum amount. A daily payment accrues daily and is paid monthly. A combination payment includes a partial lump sum and daily payments.

Standard Daily Fees

The following daily fees are payable in addition to the Accommodation Payment and Extra Service Fee. These daily fees cover basic accommodation costs and costs associated with health and personal services provided to the care recipient and are payable at all accredited residential aged care facilities. The actual amounts are determined by the Department of Social Services (‘DSS’) based on your individual circumstances.

Basic Daily Care Fee (‘BDCF’)

$49.07/day

Means Tested Care Fee (‘MTCF’)

Actual fee determined by the DSS means testing the care recipient’s income and assets

Extra Services

The Extra Service Fee is an additional fee that can only be charged by Government approved Extra Service Providers. Extra Service facilities provide a higher standard of accommodation amenity, fixtures and fittings, catering services and resident lifestyle services than is generally available at facilities that don’t charge an Extra Service Fee.

Our Extra Service residents enjoy large air conditioned single rooms with a minimum floor space of 19m2 and private ensuite. All rooms enjoy natural light and wide French doors opening on to large verandahs. Separate lounge and dining rooms are provided within a luxurious building surrounded by expansive landscaped gardens and courtyards that are easily accessible to all residents including those with walking aids.

Within the facility, furniture is designer selected and accompanied by superior décor and fittings. Residents enjoy a wide range of meal selections and choice of beverages which are provided with personal service in a setting enhanced by the use of quality china, glassware and cutlery. Superior ingredients are used by our chef who prepares all meals on site.

Extra Service residents enjoy an enhanced lifestyle experience including access to large flat screen televisions provided with Foxtel. Also provided are personal newspapers, magazines and access to our exclusive hair and beauty salon.

Extra Service Fee

$39.40

 

Other Services (available at additional cost)

Optional additional services available at extra cost:

  • Telephone connection supplied for $20 per month plus a once off $60 connection fee
  • Wireless internet connection supplied for $30 per month
  • A pamper package is available for $5.00 per day and includes free bus trips and up to $200 worth of hair and beauty services per month (conditions apply)
  • Bus outings are available at a cost of $12.50 per trip (does not include the cost of admission to events or venues).
  • Hair and beauty services - costs as advertised in salon.
  • Provision of carer escort to external appointments - $80 per hour with a minimum 1 hour engagement

Features & Facilities

Hill View House Ashmore’s comprehensive range of services and facilities include:

  • Spacious single rooms with private ensuite bathrooms
  • In room remote controlled air conditioning
  • In room Wi-Fi, telephone and cable TV available
  • Built in wardrobes
  • In room dining service available
  • Choice of wine and beer with meals
  • Menu choice
  • Spacious, comfortable lounge rooms with cable television
  • Choice of daily newspaper and weekly magazine
  • Book and DVD library, including large print and audio format
  • In house laundry service
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Themed events, activities, lifestyle and pet therapy
  • Group and tailored personal exercise programs
  • Supervised outings in our air-conditioned mini-bus
  • Full service hairdressing  in our hair salon
  • Beauty therapy
  • Massage therapy
  • Quality toiletries
  • Visiting Physiotherapists, Podiatrists, Dieticians, Speech Pathologists, Dentists, Doctors, Optometrists and other allied health and medical professionals.

Hill View House Ashmore prides itself on being an ‘ageing in place’ residence, ensuring peace of mind, security and certainty for all of our residents and their families.

Accommodation Features

Each room is supplied with the following minimum features;

  • Heating and cooling system for each room that can be individually controlled
  • Natural light and attractive vistas
  • Veranda and/or courtyard accessible from room
  • Minimum of four power sockets per room
  • Phone connection available
  • Telephone handset provided as required
  • Internet, TV and satellite TV connection available
  • In room Wi-fi connection available
  • Superior quality floor coverings
  • Quality furniture and decor
  • In room nurse call system, nurse call pendants available as medically required
  • Room service
  • Picture rails
  • Remote operated electric bed with high-low and back rest adjustment
  • Wide doors to facilitate wheelchair access
  • Bathrooms designed to accommodate those with mobility aids and/or mobility impairment

Description of commons areas accessible from all rooms

Residents have access to large internal lounge and dining rooms that provide a minimum ratio of 3m2 per resident in accordance with the Extra Service status of each room.

Each lounge area is appointed with superior decor and a selection of current weekly and monthly magazines, DVDs and videos and a large television connected to satellite or cable television (Foxtel).

Our wide hallways with timber style flooring facilitate easy access to common areas for those with walking aids and/or wheelchairs.

Our spacious dining rooms are appointed with quality fine china, glass wear, linen and cutlery and feature natural light and vistas.

Residents and their guests may also access our private dining room for special occasions and private functions.

The facility also features an onsite hair salon and beauty boutique and lovely undercover outdoor social area.


About Hill View House Ashmore:

Hill View House Ashmore is a charming 40 bed ‘Extra Service’ aged care residence conveniently located in the heart of the Gold Coast only minutes from Surfers Paradise and Southport. Hill View House Ashmore has a reputation for ‘Excellence in Aged Care’ providing the highest quality of nursing care and standard of living for our residents. We ensure a registered nurse is onsite 24 hours a day supported by our friendly and compassionate team of assistant nurses and state of the art nurse call and security system.

At Hill View House Ashmore we pride ourselves on providing residents with an outstanding living environment. Set back from Cotlew Street, Hill View House Ashmore is a split level facility surrounded by lush gardens with meandering pathways, wide covered verandahs and lily lined fish ponds. Each room features double French doors that open on to colonial style verandahs and courtyards. Hill View House Ashmore features a lovely private dining room, hairdressing salon and antique style furniture.

Hill View House recognises the importance of remaining actively engaged in life when entering the residential care environment. We offer diverse lifestyle and social activities delivered by our Lifestyle Therapists. All meals are prepared in-house under the direction of our qualified chef. Menus are regularly reviewed by our dietician and the residents’ food focus group.

Hill View House Ashmore prides itself on being an ‘ageing in place’ residence, ensuring peace of mind, security and certainty for all of our residents and their families.