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Bupa Bethesda Care Home
235 Harewood Road
Christchurch 8053
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Lynette Braxton - (03) 359 6390
Bupa Care Services - 0800 60 80 99
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Bupa Bethesda Care Home Audit Executive Summary (08 April 2019) Bupa Bethesda Care Home Audit Executive Summary (08 April 2019) Bupa Bethesda Care Home Audit Executive Summary (08 April 2019)

Bupa Bethesda Care Home is proud to be awarded another 4 years' certification (for the third year in a row) by the Canterbury District Health Board.

Bupa Bethesda Care Home is certified to provide rest home and hospital-level care for up to 91 residents. In addition to this a partial provisional audit was completed to assess the services preparedness for the opening of a 20-bed dementia unit by July 2019.  The number of rest home beds will be reduced from 45 to 25. The total number of beds available remains at 91. Also verified were 20 of the 46 hospital beds as suitable as dual-purpose beds.

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At Bupa Bethesda Care Home we offer rest home, hospital, and secure dementia care. Our Dementia Camellia Community has opened and we welcome you to come take a look. Please call us on (03) 359 6390 to find out more information on this new community in Christchurch.

Our Bupa care home is located in the heart of Bishopdale, only 10 minutes from Christchurch airport, plus the local Bishopdale Village Mall is a short 450m walk down the road. And we also conveniently have a bus stop located out the front of our Christchurch care home.

Focusing on making each day the best it can be for your loved one is important to us. We take the time to get to know each resident so that our care can be personalised, respecting each person’s likes, dislikes, and preferences.

We would be delighted to have the opportunity to talk with you about our care. Please call Milly Cuesta, Care Home Manager, or feel free to visit us.

Alternatively, our Community Liaison Coordinator, Sarah (027 273 2113), can help you with information about moving into a care home, and inform you about the choice of Bupa care homes in Christchurch.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Contract with Te Whatu OraYes
ORA Applies No
Updated: 2 Feb 2024
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Detail Status
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 20
Vacancy Soon
New 20 bed dementia community accepting residents now. Mix of large premuim and standard rooms. Call Sarah on 027 273 2113.
Impending vacancy Yes - Call Lyn on (03) 359 6390
Short stay considered Yes
Premium Accommodation Charges Some Rooms from $0.00/day up to $38.00/day as at 14 Feb 2024
MOH Certification and Audit Report View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)
Extra admission requirements due to COVID-19 No
Updated: 22 Feb 2024
Special Features
Special Features
Bupa already supports more than 5,000 residents throughout New Zealand, living in independent apartments and villas, or warm and welcoming care homes.
Updated: 1 Feb 2024
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Alzheimer's Society, Entertainment, Exercises, Music, Reading
Updated: 10 Aug 2021
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
Language Status Details
English Yes
Other Details Yes Translation services are available upon request, please call us to find out more.
Updated: 10 Aug 2021
Location Distance Details
Public Transport 0.00 Km Bus stop is directly out the front of our care home.
Shops 0.45 Km The Bishopdale Village Mall is located down the road, there is a New World located in here. The larger Northlands Shopping Centre is 1.8kms down the road, in the opposite direction.
Mall 0.45 Km Bishopdale Village Mall is located a short 5min walk down the road. Otherwise, the Northlands Shopping Centre is 1.8km drive away.
Parks 0.50 Km The Bishopdale Park is down the road and is a lovely wide, open space with a children's playground, skate park, and tennis courts in it.
Library 0.50 Km The local Bishopdale Library is located behind the Bishopdale Village Mall and is a short 7min walk from our care home.
Updated: 10 Aug 2021

The Ministry of Health conducts regular audits of Residential Care Facilities. They can be found HERE.