Aged Care

With the city of Hobart nearby, St Ann’s is comfortably located at the top end of the city in a quiet residential area. Its original development from the 1830s has undergone numerous transformations, but still retains its historical charm.

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Overview

St Ann’s enjoys a prestige location in a leafy part of town. Hotel-like in appearance, the heritage building features a red brick and yellow coloured render. The 60s expansion consists of large wards and was renovated in the early 2000s.

Rooms

111 beds (36 in dementia)

There are three different units – two of them are on one floor and one on another. Each unit has its own kitchenette with a dining room attached. Rooms are largely the same with slight variation in size and features, but offer different views.

Team Structure

Our team consists of clinical staff and specialists including registered nurses and personal care assistants available on-call, 24-hours a day. A social care team deals with activities and therapy. Team members are passionate, caring and friendly and go above and beyond to build a genuine rapport with residents.

Care Structure

We offer one of the most comprehensive ranges of services including:

  • Residential aged care
  • Palliative care
  • Secure dementia care
  • Respite care

Provided Services

With attention to the complete health and wellbeing of our residents, the services we offer combine specialist care with quality of life. Beyond our standard care offerings, further services accommodate specific needs of residents.

Dedicated specialists like physiotherapists, podiatrists and optometrists are available upon request and make frequent visits. Hairdressers come in weekly and are available by appointment.

Food & Diet

Healthy and balanced meal choices are always available and prepared on-site. Meals can also be tailored to fit any dietary requirements. The menu is on a four-week rotating schedule and includes a wide variety of seasonal dishes. Fresh food arrives throughout the week and is provided locally through the Oscar Hospitality Program.

Activities & Excursions

Daily activities and games are organised by the lifestyle and leisure team, with residents asked what they’d like to do on a regular basis. Bus transportation is able to accommodate a number of people for excursions to nearby areas of interest.

Prospective Tenants

Entering aged care can present a significant lifestyle change for some people and may seem complicated. So before becoming a St Ann’s resident, it is important you and your loved ones make the best decisions regarding your aged care. For prospective residents, we’ve detailed the key steps involved here.

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Pricing

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Basic Daily Fee

A basic daily fee is used to contribute towards your day-to-day living costs such as meals, cleaning, laundry, heating and cooling. It is part of the overall fees you pay towards your care.

The basic daily fee increases on 20 March and 20 September each year in line with changes to the Age Pension.

The basic daily fee is 85% of the single person rate of the basic age pension. From 20 March 2020, the single rate of the basic age pension is $860.60 per fortnight, making the basic daily fee (from 20 March to 19 September 2020):

$52.25 per day; or $731.51 per fortnight

This amount is indexed with the age pension. This applies even if you are a member of a couple.

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Means-tested Care Fee

A contribution to care fee is paid to the federal government where a person is in a financial position to do so. The cost (if any) of a person’s Contribution to Care Fee is dependent on their financial situation and is determined by the government. Please note the government have a lifetime cap on this fee.

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Accommodation Lump Sum or Daily Payment

Check out the table below to find out more about prices and what kind of facilities are included.

 Standard RoomSuperior RoomPremium Room
RAD
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What is RAD?
$425,000$475,000$525,000
DAPWhat is DAP?$47.74$53.36$58.97
24 Hour Registered Nurse
On-site Physiotherapy & Podiatry
On-site Hairdresser
Large Room (18m2)
Extra Large Room (22m2)
Private Ensuite
Modern Construction
Built in Wardrobe
Premium Furniture and Fittings
Modern Electric Bed
Heating
Recreation Room Access
Courtyard and Outdoor Access
Lounge and Sitting Area Access
Cafe Access
Library Access
Wifi Access
Smoke and Heat Detectors
Fire Sprinkler System
Secure Dementia Area Available