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Acute Care

 

Hours: 24 hours 

Location: 28 Britt Street, Ouyen

Phone: 03 50921111

Fax: 03 50910281

Location: 33 - 43 McClelland Street, Sea Lake

Phone: 03 50702155

Fax: 03 50702132

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mallee Track Health & Community Service provides Acute Care for the residents of Mallee Track at both Ouyen and Sea Lake.  Members of our dedicated health care team work closely together to ensure that you receive quality, holistic care. We expect everyone within the care environment to be treated with respect and dignity inclusive of patient, families, visitors and staff.

 

Patients are encouraged to ask questions about their care so they have a good understanding of what is happening. The following care is provided for our patients: Medical illness e.g. heart problems, diabetes, breathing problems; Transfer from another hospital after surgery or treatment to recover close to family and friends; Palliative care (Terminal Illness); and After having a baby at another hospital.

 

Fees: Clients may elect to use their private health insurance cover.

Safe Patient Care (Nurse to Patient Ratios) Act 2015

Amendment Act 2019 and Amendment Act 2020

Ouyen Flexibed

Mixed ward: Acute and Aged Care

Total Number of occupied beds: 24

1 March 2021 – 31 August 2021

Acute Portion

AM Shift Ratios: 1:6 + 1 In Charge (no change);

PM Shift Ratios: 1:7 + 1 In Charge (change).

Aged Care Portion

AM Shift Ratios: 1:7 + 1 In Charge (no change);

PM Shift Ratios: 1:8 + 1 In Charge (no change).

Night Shift for Ouyen Flexibed

1:15

Staffing for 24 hours

(2RNs + 3EENs); (2RN + 2EENs); (1RN + 1EEN).

Expected number of occupied beds for the following 6-month period:

 Acute – 0; Aged Care- 24;

 

Sea Lake Flexibed

Mixed ward: Acute and Aged Care

Total Number of occupied beds: 12

1 March 2021 – 31 August 2021

Acute Portion

AM Shift Ratios: 1:6 + 1 In Charge (no change);

PM Shift Ratios: 1:7 + 1 In Charge (change).

Aged Care Portion

AM Shift Ratios: 1:7 + 1 In Charge (no change);

PM Shift Ratios: 1:8 + 1 In Charge (no change).

Night Shift for Sea Lake Flexibed

1:15

Staffing for 24 hours

(1RN + 2EENs); (1RN + 1EENs); (1RN + 1EEN).

Expected number of occupied beds for the following 6-month period:

Acute – 0; Aged Care- 12;

 

1st March 2021

 

On track for a vibrant future!