Continuous Care

A world-class, functional, and stylish healthcare centre has opened its doors at Val de Vie Evergreen. The centre offers 24-hour care in three separate wards and is equipped with fully electronic beds, air-conditioning, Wi-Fi, DStv and a lounge/dining area.

A comprehensive range of inpatient care services is offered on a long-term and short-term basis and includes frail care, palliative care and memory care. The facility also caters for overnight stays, where the patient might require only a couple of nights of care outside of their home. The centre has a support clinic section for regular health checks, nursing procedures and vaccination programmes.

Nutritionally balanced meals are prepared by an in-house chef at the Val de Vie Evergreen Clubhouse kitchen and delivered daily to the care centre.

The addition of four new full time staff members includes a ward secretary, three nursing auxiliaries, two registered nurses and Evergreen Health Nursing Manager, Dr Guin Lourens.

Val de Vie Evergreen residents have access to 24-hour medical emergency assistance with nurse-call alarms in every unit. Services at the healthcare centre is offered to Val de Vie Evergreen residents at preferential rates.

Homebased care services rendered by the Evergreen Health team include:

– Discrete home-based healthcare
– Referral to specialised occupational speech and physiotherapy services available at
home
– Assisted living

Additional healthcare services offered by Evergreen Health team include:

– An active ageing philosophy supported by extensive village-based health and
wellness programmes
– Bespoke care services upon request

Evergreen Health provides a comprehensive range of medical services which include, but are not limited to, discreet and personalised home-based healthcare, 24-hour medical emergency assistance in all homes, and an active aging philosophy that is supported by an extensive village-based health and fitness programme.

The latter is designed to support families and offer respite for spouses and includes assistance with daily living as well as stimulating activities against the backdrop of the beautiful Paarl-Franschhoek Valley.