What are the eligibility conditions for becoming a resident of Utsav Care Homes?
- Over 55 years of age
- Medical suitability after screening by the Doctor
- Financial capability will also be evaluated
What services will the Care Homes provide?
- Nurse and Attendant services
- House keeping services in the residential unit and common areas
- Laundry services of Bed linen & personal clothing
- Activities and events at Ashiana Utsav Senior Living and specific to Care Homes
- Three meals, two tea services and anything else prescribed by the Doctor
- Pay-by-use services will include ambulance, lab tests, medicine delivery and any other expenses incurred
Will a Doctor be available at the Care Homes?
Yes, a doctor will be available during OPD hours and also 24x7 on call.
Will there be a nurse or attendant on-call 24 hrs?
Yes, nurses and attendants will be available 24 hrs at the facility.
How do I make monthly payments for the services availed? Can I pay up-front for a few months?
Yes, you can make payments upfront too. There are also options for electronic transfer.
Are my children and grand children permitted to visit me? Can they stay with me for some duration of the year? Will there be accommodation available for them?
Yes, guests are welcome to visit residents at any time of the year. They may stay at Utsav Furnished Apartments as per applicable rates. Please check availability of rooms beforehand.
How do I ensure safe custody of my personal belongings?
Personal belongings can be kept under lock and key in the unit itself for which a provision has been made.
Who bears the expenses of any hospital admission, tests and medication as prescribed by the Doctor?
The expenses for any hospitalisation, tests, medication will be borne by the residents themselves. In an emergency, however, if a resident is admitted into hospital, we shall make the payments on behalf of the resident till the NOK (Next Of Kin) arrives.
What are the specific geriatric and old-age friendly features in the Care Homes?
Age-friendly furniture, beds, recliner mattress, anti-skid tiles, gradual slopes at the entrances, wheelchair-friendly path-ways, grab rails, attendant call button and other senior friendly features have been incorporated.
Can I be served meals in the room or do I have to go to the Dining Hall?
Meals may be had in the rooms or in the Dining hall.
How does the Care Home differ from a Nursing Home?
The Care Home is a care-oriented service for senior citizens. It has a limited aspect of the actual medical treatment unlike a nursing home where treatment is the key. It emphasises more on assistance in activities of daily living such as eating, bathing, toileting and changing clothes, as well as recreational activities for the particular age group.