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Organization: Extendicare - Tecumseh  
Phone Numbers: 519-739-2998
Fax: 519-739-2815
2475 St Alphonse St
Tecumseh, ON
N8N 2X2
Intersection: Off County Rd 42 (Airport Road) between Banwell and Lesperance
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Daily 24 hours
Executives: Anthony McKenzie - Administrator
Public Contacts: Bobbi Robinson - Director of Care
Service Description: 128-bed long-term care home * residential care for 76 private rooms, and 52 basic rooms * 24-hour nursing and personal care * access to a doctor and other health professionals
  • bedding and furniture
  • laundry and housekeeping
  • meals
  • personal hygiene supplies
  • medical supplies and equipment (such as catheters, ostomy bags, or wound care supplies)
  • assistance with medication and activities of daily living
  • recreation and social programs

Additional services and facilities:
  • physiotherapy and occupational therapy
  • cable television
  • church services
  • hair dressing
  • Snoezelen room

Light Care: Can manage most activities of daily living, may require cueing or supervision; requires assistance with provision of basic needs, i.e. medications, nutrition, hygiene, housekeeping, mobility, etc.
Medium Care: May be able to manage some activities but requires assistance and supervision with activities of daily living; may require cueing or supervision; requires assistance with provision of basic needs, i.e. medications, nutrition, hygiene, housekeeping, mobility, etc.
Heavy Care: Requires total care with most or all activities of daily living, with complex care nursing needs and/or behavioural management difficulties.

BATHROOM TYPES: Private and standard (with shared bathroom)


TOUR FREQUENCY: Mon-Fri, 10am and 2pm


FACILITY SECURITY TYPE: Mag Locks, WanderGuard Bracelet System

RESIDENT CARE SERVICES: Assistance with activities of daily living, Oxygen (Concentrator, Liquid), Suctioning, Dressing (Aseptic, Sterile), Care of Decubitus, Removal of Skin Closures, Ostomy Care, Catheter Care (Indwelling, Supra Pubic, Intermittent, and Continuous Bladder Irrigation), Palliative Care, Intermittent Subcutaneous Injection, Tube Feeding, Peg Care, Speech Language Pathology, Pumps (Antibiotic, Pain), Tracheotomy Care, IM Medications and Enterostomal Therapy

FURNITURE POLICY: Discuss with Director of Care to ensure resident and staff safety. Usually can accommodate occasional chair and small TV

MEAL PLAN/SERVICE TYPES: Cooking on-site, Specific meal times in each home area, Dining room service unless palliative care

PHYSICIAN VISIT FREQUENCY: 1 visit per week by two physicians

RESTRAINT METHOD: Non-restraint except table top for safety and meals.

  • Family pets can visit
  • Pet therapy is available

Fees: Rates set by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * subsidies for basic rates may be available for eligible applicants
Application: Contact the Erie St Clair Local Health Integration Network - Home and Community Care
Eligibility / Target Population: Adults who need long-term care * Local Health Integration Network care coordinators assess the needs of applicants
Languages: English
Area Served:
Essex County and area  
See Also: Long-Term Care Homes
Residential Care for People with Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias

This information was last completely updated on January 30, 2018

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