The Gateby
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62 complex care beds 36 of which are dedicated dementia care, 2 respite beds, 13 flexible short stay beds.  EAST program, a mobility program for seniors at home ; Day break, an adult day program to provide respite for caregivers at home.
The Gateby:

The Gateby  The Gateby

Operator:

Interior Health​

Location & Contact:

Visit The Gateby listing in our Find a Location directory.

Access:

Access to subsidized residential care is through an assessment by Interior Health staff. For more information on subsidized residential services, contact the Home Health office nearest you.​

Building Amenities: All private rooms with ceiling track lifts. Access to 3 covered decks on each floor. Outdoor garden area and covered social gathering space for barbeques and other outside events.
Language, Culture & Religion: Mainly English, some staff speak various languages. Church services rotate weekly, all residents welcome to attend.
Accreditation Status:

For more information, visit Interior Health’s accreditation web page.

Accreditation is an external peer review process to assess and improve the services health care organizations provide to their patients and clients, based on standards of excellence set by Accreditation Canada. For more information, visit the Accreditation Canada website.​

Philosophy of Care: Our resident-centered philosophy is designed to support residents’ choices, help people function at their highest level and provide the best quality of life possible.
Type of Accommodation: Private rooms. Each floor has 37-38 beds for total of 75 beds.  Each floor is divided into three neighborhoods of 18-19 beds each for a total of 75 private rooms.  Each of the three neighborhoods on the dementia unit has separate kitchen and dining area. On the 3rd floor, all residents share a main dining area.
Cost:

Monthly rate is up to 80 per cent of client’s after tax income, with minimum and maximum rates set by the Ministry of Health Services. More information.​

Special Recreation:

Recreation therapist on site. Monthly calendar of events posted, outings include boat trips, shopping trips, scenic drives, legion lunches. Various games & programs daily.

EAST program, a mobility program for seniors at home ; Day break, an adult day program to provide respite for caregivers at home.

Accessibility:
The Gateby Care Center is fully accessible including wide hallways for wheelchair use, accessible washrooms, dining rooms and leisure activity space.
Motorized Scooter Policy: Limited ability to accommodate due to space and storage restrictions.
Pet Policy: Currently we have 1 cat, fish tanks and birds residing at the facility. St Johns Pet therapy program supported and resident’s family pets are welcomed to visit.
Smoking Policy:

Smoke Free Environment. Interior Health Policy.​

Safety & Security: Security system in place.
Neighbourhood Community Amenities: Attached to a Seniors Community Centre (Schubert Centre) and situated in a high population density area of seniors housing and apartments. At the edge of the downtown area of Vernon.
Facility Restrictions: Residents whose care exceeds the capability of the site are referred to an appropriate level of care.
Other Amenities:

24 hr licensed professional care provided.  Social worker, Dietician, PT and OT services available on site.  ​

 
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