Intermediate Care Facility


  • 36 Bed In-Patient Unit: 28 allocated for Adults + 8 allocated for Children.
  • 4 Adult Wards + 1 Children’s Ward.
  • 24 Hour dedicated Care.
  • All Basic Needs provided for whilst admitted.
  • Wheelchair accessible.
  • Care is free of charge.

**Funded by Department of Health; Global Partners in Care

Definition of Intermediate Care:

In-patient transitional care, which facilitates optimal recovery from acute illness or complications of long-term condition, enabling the patient to regain and maintain skills and abilities in daily living; with the ultimate discharge destination being home or an alternative supported living environment.

Goals of Intermediate Care:P2190512

  • To improve the functional status of patients.
  • To enable successful discharge to alternative environment.
  • To prevent unplanned/inappropriate use of acute services.
  • To delay admission to long-term care facility.
  • To improve the quality of life of a patient in their final stage of life.

Services and Guiding Principles:

Palliative (End-of-Life)-, Sub-Acute- and Rehabilitative Care involving comprehensive Assessments and structured Care Plans; including Active Therapy, Appropriate treatment and Opportunity to Recover; Provided by a Multi-disciplinary Team delivering holistic Interventions.

The services are Patient-centred and Multi-Professional.

Typical Admission/Patient:

  • Medically and mentally stable, with compromised functional status.
  • Complex discharge planning is required to resume living at home; particularly for children with psycho social and neuro-developmental needs.
  • Recent decline in functional status requiring a short period of enhanced care.
  • Requires short-term rehabilitation or recuperation.
  • Requires comprehensive interventions to be holistically healthy and to achieve optimal functional status.

Staff Members:

  • 1 Head of Division: Clinical
  • 1 Medical Officer (Outsourced)
  • 4 Professional Nurses
  • 2 Enrolled Nurses
  • 18 Health Care Workers
  • 2 Support Service Assistants
  • 1 Occupational Therapist (Outsourced)
  • 1 Social worker (shared with Integrated Health and Wellness)
  • Physiotherapy (Outsourced)
  • 1 Psychologist


  • Medical Care
  • Palliative Care
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Provision of Assistive Devices and Wheelchairs
  • Physiotherapy
  • Nutritional Rehabilitation
  • Psycho-social- and Emotional Care
  • Spiritual Care
  • Family Support and -Empowerment
  • Rehabilitation
  • Step-Down Care
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