Residential Aged Care Accommodation

Residential Aged Care Accommodation

Maldon Hospital has 28 beds across the two residential facilities: Mountview Home and Jessie Bowe House.

Jessie Bowe House is a 12 bed facility which offers a safe and secure environment with a relaxed, home like atmosphere that is provided by enthusiastic, qualified nursing, catering, cleaning and maintenance staff. The Hospital has twenty-four hour nursing care provided by the qualified nurses on duty.

In 2006 Jessie Bowe House received three years accreditation from the Aged Care, Standards Monitoring Agency, complying with all forty-four expected outcomes under the four standards: management systems; staffing and organisational development; health and personal care; resident lifestyle; and physical environment and safe systems. The accreditation period for Jessie Bowe House is until June 2015.

Jessie Bowe House offers:

– a single bedroom with roomy ensuite and some rooms that have an inter-linking option
– a small veranda adjacent to each room
– comfortable dining and lounge room areas with television, a music system and a computer
– a choice of menu is made availableOther services that are offered: – a doctors clinic that is on site
– Allied Health services such as Podiatry, Physiotherapy and Counselling are also available on site
– a dynamic activities program coordinated by a qualified provider, promoting group and one to one
activities with regular outings around the area
– Tai-Chi, weight strengthening classes and other activities are held regularly on site
– hairdressing services on site.
– residents and their relatives are invited and encouraged to participate in their care
– regular residents and relatives meetings are held
– a volunteer group that gives a support service for our residents
– regular visits by children from the local school and visits by musical groups
– kiosk trolley and a library trolley do regular rounds, shopping access to Maldon.

Maldon Hospital has a continuous quality improvement program that ensures resident feedback is welcomed, and where advocacy has a strong focus.


Mountview Home
is a 16 bed facility which offers a safe and secure environment with a relaxed, home like atmosphere that is provided by enthusiastic, qualified nursing, catering, cleaning and maintenance staff. The Hospital has twenty-four hour nursing care provided by the qualified nurses on duty.

In 2007 Mountview Home received three years accreditation from the Aged Care, Standards Monitoring Agency, complying with all forty-four expected outcomes under the four standards: management systems; staffing and organisational development; health and personal care; resident lifestyle; and physical environment and safe systems. The accreditation period for Mountview Home is until June 2015.

Mountview Home offers:

– a mix of single rooms with private ensuites and single rooms with shared ensuites
– outdoor courtyard feature with BBQ facility
– secure garden settings
– comfortable dining and lounge room areas with television, a music system and a computer
– a choice of menu is made availableOther services that are offered: – a doctors clinic that is on site
– Allied Health services such as Podiatry, Physiotherapy and Counselling are also available on site
– a dynamic activities program coordinated by a qualified provider, promoting group and one to one
activities with regular outings around the area
– Tai-Chi, weight strengthening classes and other activities are held regularly on site
– hairdressing services on site.
– residents and their relatives are invited and encouraged to participate in their care
– regular residents and relatives meetings are held
– a volunteer group that gives a support service for our residents
– regular visits by children from the local school and visits by musical groups
– kiosk trolley and a library trolley do regular rounds, also shopping access to Maldon.

Maldon Hospital has a continuous quality improvement program that ensures resident feedback is welcomed, and where advocacy has a strong focus.

Ageing in place is encouraged.

Privacy and confidentiality is ensured.