The Lorne Nursing Home
The Lorne nursing home is a high level care facility with 19 long term high level care beds and one flexible respite bed which can cater for high and low level care needs.
The home has a relaxed atmosphere with caring and motivated staff to manage each residents care needs. We offer a range of services from activities programs, physiotherapy, podiatry, dietician, speech therapy, palliative care and volunteer program to name a few.
Being a small facility has its benefits of a family like environment which the residents feel secure and safe in.
Our facilities are excellent with a mixture of single and shared (double) rooms. Each room has its own ensuite. The facility also has a garden area, activities room and a balcony that overlooks the beautiful ocean bay and road. Doctor services are provided through the general practice which is on site which again ensures prompt care if required.
Respite bookings can be made through the unit manager of aged care. Tours and information booklets can be provided on request.
Working set rosters allows the staff to provide a continuity of care which promotes a safe and secure environment. Our staff receive regular training updates on care needs so we ensure we are providing best practice care to the residents of the Lorne Nursing Home.
Joyce Cross a resident of the home since 2004 made a comment on the home when asked. “You won't find a better place” and all the staff are “Excellent”.
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