Physiotherapy

Visiting physiotherapists offer professional treatment for a range of injuries, illnesses and disabilities through movement programmes, manual therapy, exercises, advice and education. To alleviate and heal aching and arthritic joints, residents enjoy massages and specialised heat treatments.

Residents can book to see a physio privately or schedule an appointment through their personal GP.

Hairdressing

(on a weekly basis or on request)

Request an appointment with our friendly visiting hairdresser who specialises in cuts, colours, blow dries and trims. Qualified to groom men and women alike in our luxury hair salon, residents will feel pampered.

Chiropody

(visits every 6 weeks, by referral or on request)

Residents can address troubling issues with their feet by booking an appointment with a highly skilled Chiropodist. Address concerns about ingrown toenails, athlete’s foot, bunions, corns and calluses.

Dietician

(by referral or on request)

Our qualified visiting dietician will assess the resident’s requirements and set out a nutritional care plan. Via referral, residents can access an appointment to discuss lifelong issues and nutritional concerns such as weight loss, diabetes and gluten intolerance.

Speech and Language Therapist

(by referral or on request)

A Speech and Langauge Therapist is available to visit residents of Ocean View to develop their capacity to communicate and treat those with swallowing difficulties. The Speech and Language Therapist also works with the resident’s family and staff at Ocean View to ensure communication goals are implemented and that swallowing guidelines are being followed.

Occupational Therapist

(by referral or on request)

A community occupational therapist (OT), referred by the local GP, is available to visit Ocean View and work with residents to promote health, well-being and independence through occupation. Specially designed programmes are developed based on the resident’s care needs. The OT works collaboratively with residents who have a wide range of health needs or conditions. All residents can avail of a private OT if requested.

Daily Newspaper

(delivered on request)

Every morning, residents can read all the latest news with a requested newspaper delivery.

Laundry Service

Our friendly laundry staff ensure that linen and clothes are cleaned, tumble dried and ironed 7 days a week.

Visiting Optician

(as requested)

An optician can be booked when residents require an eye health check-up or ongoing treatment. From fitting new spectacles to monitoring serious conditions such as glaucoma and cataracts, our visiting vision specialist is there to assist.

Audiologist

(as requested)

Residents at Ocean View have access to a hearing specialist who can provide prevention, assessment and management of residents who are suffering from hearing, tinnitus and balance (vertigo/dizziness) disorders.

Aromatherapist

Attends weekly or as required.