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Franklin - Dementia Care Secure Enviroment - Hewett House

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Dementia Care (Secure)
44 McNally Road
Pukekohe 2120
Postal Address
44 McNally Road
Pukekohe 2120
Counties Manukau
(09) 237 0870
(09) 238 6979
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Susan Philpott - (09) 237 0860
Oceania Group
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Restrictions - critical visitors only
18 people can be cared for in Franklin's dementia care unit.

Hospital care is also offered at this Pukekohe-based aged care facility.

Franklin is part of the Oceania Group, a member of the New Zealand Aged Care Association.

Find out more at www.oceaniahealthcare.co.nz.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
ORA Applies No
Updated: 14 May 2020
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 18
Vacancy No
suitable long term care
Impending vacancy No
Premium Room Charges No
MOH Certification and Audit Report View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)
Updated: 25 Sep 2020
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse 168 Yes On-site 24/7.
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes
Physiotherapist 0.00 Yes Visits the site on Tuesday and Thursday mornings.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Activities programme is reviewed by an Oceania Diversional Therapist
Hairdresser 5 Yes Visits every Tuesday.
Podiatrist Yes Visits every 6 weeks
Dietitian Yes We have our own Oceania dietitian.
Kaumatua Yes
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes
Updated: 14 May 2020
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
Oxygen Management Yes
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advice Yes
Infection Control Yes
Updated: 14 May 2020
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes
Carer Support Yes
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes
Booking can be made in advance No We do not take advance bookings but phone the site and we can see if we can assist.
Updated: 14 May 2020
May Bring Own Furniture No Restricted to smaller items
Single Rooms Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes Nursing staff need to be aware to ensure no adverse reaction with medications
Phone Access In Own Room Yes Residents have access to a portable phone. If they require their own phone line, this would need to be arranged.
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes Lounge available to residents and family
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Outings Yes Arranged as part of Activities programme
Residents Committee Yes Residents meeting held every second month and families are welcome to attend.
Newsletter Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes Our staff have on going training in Dementia level care
Rural Setting Yes Lovely big gardens
Updated: 14 May 2020
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Art, BBQ, Bingo, Big print books, Bingo, Board games, Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Canine friends, Care and Craft, Church, Children, Classical Music, Cooking, Craft, Electric beds, Entertainers, Exercises, Gardening, Happy Hour, Internet, Jigsaw, Music, Newspaper reading, Outings, Quizzes, Reading, Roses, RSA, Sing-a-longs, Videos
Updated: 14 May 2020
Additional Information
Additional Information
Details about Meals Breakfast is served from 8.30 am Our main meal is served at Midday Our evening meal is served at 1700 We have a seasonal menu for winter / summer Morning, afternoon teas and supper supplied Tea and coffee making facilities available for visitors
Associated Complexes Franklin Village is part of the Oceania Group of care facilities
What's included in your fees and what's not Please contact management for details of what the fees do and do not cover
Updated: 14 May 2020
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
English Yes
Filipino Yes
Maori - Te Reo Yes
Updated: 14 May 2020
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes
Baptist Yes
Christian Yes
Methodist Yes
Presbyterian Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Salvation Army Yes
Updated: 14 May 2020
Shops 2.00 km
Updated: 14 May 2020
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RCStatusDetails
CareerForce Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes On the Oceania website
CareerForce Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available.
Updated: 14 May 2020

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