Goodwood Seadrome Ltd.
At a glance
- Tina Chivers - (09) 833 7506 / 027 222 6060
- Goodwood Healthcare - (09) 412 7373
Seadrome is in a pleasant north facing garden setting were residents are freely able to walk outside onto the deck and into the garden. Although a secure environment, the surroundings and access to the outside environment give sense of freedom.
The Dementia Unit has bedrooms for 25 people, we provide a range of activities which reflects the interests of the residents. Our activity programe 7 days a week, mornings and afternoons.
Meaningful activities are based on values and beliefs related to past roles, interests and routines.
Enjoyment is a measure of what makes activities meaningful and also reinforces a sense of identity and a sense of belonging.
Individual activities also reinforce identity and impact on emotional well-being. Our activities include art, blokes group, breakfast club, book club, craft, cooking and food tasting, cultural activities, dance, garden club, musical activities and groups. We find music and singing increases participation and social behaviour.morning walks, Tai Chi,massage, sensory stimulation.
|Contract with DHB||Yes|
|Updated: 16 Apr 2012|
Bed and Vacancy Details
|Approximate number of beds at this level of care||25|
|Impending vacancy||No - 0|
|Premium Room Charges||No|
|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: 27 May 2022|
|Type||Hours Per Week||Status||Details|
|Registered Nurse||Yes||24 hour registered nurse support|
|Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers||Yes||Care Assistants have obtained or in the process of undertaking the NZQA Dementia certificate. we have an ongoing education programme. Care Assistants also undertake activities in their role.|
|Physiotherapist||Yes||Physiotherapist visits weekly, she also undertakes inservice education with staff.|
|Occupational Therapist||Yes||A consultant Occupational Therapist who visits weekly, undertakes assessments and is part of the planning activities group.|
|Diversional Therapist||Yes||Diversional Therapist co-ordinates and facilates activites.|
|Hairdresser||Yes||Hairdresser visits us every 5 weeks.|
|Podiatrist||Yes||Podiatrist visits every 5 weeks.|
|Dietitian||Yes||Dietitian reviews the menus. She visits every 2 months to discuss issues aound nutrition and eating.|
|Kaumatua||Yes||Kaumatua visits can be arranged for individual residents.|
|Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor||Yes||Pastoral Care is available Monday to Friday. Anglican minister visits and holds communication fortnightly. Being outside, sitting on the deck, easy access to the gardens, listening to the birds, feeling the sunshine & the breeze.|
|Updated: 9 May 2012|
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
|Specialities or Areas of Expertise||Status||Details|
|Oxygen Management||Yes||Oxygen cylinders and oxygen concentrator are available.|
|Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management||Yes||Capability to manage with RN's|
|End of Life/Palliative Care||Yes||We provide palliative care and the associated pain managment.|
|Dialysis||Yes||Access to a Dialysis Specialist Nurse|
|Wound Care||Yes||Registered Nurses are educated and updated in latest methods of wound care, with access to a Gerentology Specialist Wound Care Nurse for advice.|
|Diabetic Care||Yes||Registered Nurses monitor also access to a Diabetic Care Nurse|
|Continence Advice||Yes||Access to a Continence Advisor|
|Stomal Therapy||Yes||Access to a Specialist Stoma Nurse|
|Stroke Rehabilitation||Yes||Access to a Stroke Rehabilitation Specialist Nurse|
|Tracheotomy Care||Yes||Access to a Tracheotomy Care Specialist Nurse|
|Infection Control||Yes||Designated registered nurse as Infection Control Nurse available on duty 40 hours and access to a Specialist Nurse at Waitakere Hospital.|
|Surgical Followup||Yes||Registered Nurses|
|Psychiatric Care||Yes||On duty 40hours per week and on call. Access to DHB mental health team for older people.|
|Clinical Management||Yes||On duty 40hours and on call|
|Other Specialties||No||RN.s hold current IV certificates|
|Updated: 9 May 2012|
|Details about meals||Appetising meals are prepared by our cook using a five week menu cycle changing every season to give variety. We have monthly meetings with a dietitian who oversees the menus and advises on dietary needs.|
|Updated: 14 May 2012|
|Interpreter||Yes||Multiculture Interpreting & Translation Service available|
|Updated: 6 May 2009|
|(Other comments)||Yes||We endeavour to maintain a connection with the Residents spirituality|
Credentials & Membership
|Credentials & Membership RC||Status||Details|
|New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA)||Yes|
The Ministry of Health conducts regular audits of Residential Care Facilities. They can be found HERE.