The Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) governs admissions to Bayview. Bayview is designated to meet the needs of adults requiring approximately three or more hours of care per day.Admission to Bayview
Application for admission is made through the social services department of the CLSC in your area, which conducts an assessment. Relevant forms are forwarded to the Housing Access Mechanism (HAM), which determines if admission to Bayview is appropriate for the level of care required.
Fees in long-term care facilities are determined by the Ministry of Labour and Income Security. Fees are based on the type of housing provided and the income and/or assets of the person being housed and their spouse.