We offer specialised care for residents who need 24/7 registered nursing care because they have age related problems.
Special care needs are professionally managed and we undertake to meet age related physical, intellectual, emotional and social needs. Resident’s safety is promoted.
The care is delivered and supervised by RN’s who are trained, experienced and competent in delivering these special services.
Staffing numbers reflect good practice guidelines and the skill mix is relevant to the resident’s care needs.
Staff receive ongoing training through our in-service education sessions and training programmes.
GP services are provided by Health Te Aroha and together with our Nurse Practitioner they attend the home regularly and work together with our Clinical OperationsManager and registered nursing staff to provide quality health care.
We believe that by keeping the mind and body active, a better quality of life is maintained Entertainment, recreation and activities based on ability are facilitated for that purpose. We have an Activity Therapist directing a diversional therapy programme. A wide range of activities are provided. We have our own hairdressing salon which operates every Thursday morning. Other specialist services including a podiatrist, physio, spiritual advisers etc can be arranged as required.
Weather permitting, outings are organised to local shops, parks, beaches and attractions. For many residents we provide the opportunity to pick up on interests long forgotten but still enjoyable.
Delicious home cooked meals and fresh daily baking are provided from our own kitchen. Our cooks prepare meals to suit all dietary requirements, likes and dislikes etc and are well known for their delicious treats for special occasions.