About Us

St Josephs Nursing Home is a 130 bed Accredited Aged Care Facility based in Lismore, NSW, owned and operated by the Trustees of the Roman Catholic Church, Diocese of Lismore since 1936.

Located just minutes from the town centre of Lismore on the Far North Coast, St Josephs is co-located in the grounds of St Vincents Private Hospital providing residents ease of access to services such as pharmacy, pathology and radiology, the eye clinic, hydrotherapy pool and Specialist Medical Centre.

The facility specialises in high care services for the frail aged, palliative care and dementia management and seeks to achieve a common commitment to the services of others working within the ethical teachings of the Catholic Church and its philosophy.

St Joseph’s aim is to provide quality aged care where the relationships between the residents, relatives and staff are based on mutual respect, honesty, openness and shared commitments. All this occurs in a homelike environment which encourages resident’s independence and promotes freedom of choice whilst recognizing and respecting the residents’ individual physical, social and spiritual needs.

The team of professionally qualified staff at St Josephs, offer the highest level of both personal and nursing care 24hours a day.

Our Registered Nurses are skilled in providing clinical assessment of the resident’s health on a daily basis.

Emergency treatment is available through the hospital’s Medical Officer and medical emergency team.

Download the ‘Charter of Residents’ Rights and Responsibilities’ HERE.

My Aged Care website – www.myagedcare.gov.au

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Accreditation

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Accreditation

St Josephs has been accredited since March 2000 by the Aged Care Standards & Accreditation Agency. St Josephs continues to receive a 3 year Accreditation status and is currently accredited until March 2015. The home has a strong commitment to its quality improvement program and prides itself in the success of its Accreditation history.

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Phone
+61 2 66279356

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Fax
+61 2 66279360

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