Alberta Health Services

North Zone - Designated Supportive Living Level 3


Description
Provides accommodation and support for adults and seniors who can't manage in their own homes.

Provides accommodation and supports24 / 7 for clients who require assistance with their healthcare needs. Residents will have an assigned Home Care Case Manger (RN) to coordinate service. Health Care Aides are on-site 24 hours a day to provide support, personal care, and medication assistance.

Service may include:

  • personal care
  • meals and housekeeping
  • linen and laundry service
  • recreation programs
  • 24-hour safety and emergency response services

Healthcare services are provided by Home Care on a scheduled basis.

Visit the Alberta Health Services Continuing Care website for more information.

Key Provider: health care aides, home care case managers, registered nurses (RN's)
Eligibility
Yes, To access a designated living option a referral is made through the North Zone (Continuing Care Access) CCA team. A Home Care Case Manager will contact the client to review their healthcare needs and complete an assessment to determine eligibility.
Application Process
Service Access: By Appointment, To access a designated living option, a referral is made by the client, a family member, or a healthcare provider to the North Zone Continuing Care Access team. A Home Care Case Manager meets with the client to complete an assessment to determine their healthcare needs and establish what services are required. The Home Care Case Manager will contact the placement team if the clients healthcare needs would best be supported in a designated living option.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

The wait time depends space availability at a preferred site.

Toll Free
1-855-371-4122 (Continuing Care Access)
Telephone
780-636-3540
Fax
1-855-776-3805 (Continuing Care Access)
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Continuing care and supportive living centres have fees called accommodation charges. If the person is waiting in an Acute Care hospital, they will also need to pay accommodation charges. There are also fees for telephone, laundry etc. In Designated Supportive Living Level 3, residents may need to provide their own furniture, health supplies (e.g., incontinence and diabetic supplies), and medications.

Fee Reduction: Yes,

There may be help to pay for the service if you have a low income or get income assistance.

Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
September 17, 2019
Address
5404 50 Street
Vilna, AB, T0A 3L0
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:15 AM - 08:00 PM
Tue
08:15 AM - 08:00 PM
Wed
08:15 AM - 08:00 PM
Thu
08:15 AM - 08:00 PM
Fri
08:15 AM - 08:00 PM
Sat
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM
Sun
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM