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Care Apartment Vacancy
Summerset Richmond Ranges
Dementia Care (Secure)
1 Hill Street North
Nelson 7020
Postal Address
Same as above
Nelson Marlborough
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Matt Harrison - 03 744 3430
Summerset Group Holdings Limited
Care Centre Manager
Vanessa Kingsbury - 021 948 767
Sales Manager
Jessica Bagge - 03 744 3432
Sales Specialist Care
Jude Hunt - 021 546 508
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Summerset Richmond Ranges' industry-leading memory care centre, offers rest home-level dementia care in a purpose-built, safe and homely environment. Each of our spacious modern memory care apartments includes a double bedroom, ensuite bathroom, and a generous lounge for family and friends. Enabling residents continue to lead active and positive lives in a secure setting.

Key features of our memory care centre:

- Care is provided by staff trained in dementia in a purpose-built, safe, homely environment
- Our industry-leading memory care centre design is based on world-class dementia living.
- Centre design is based around circular architecture so residents can always find their way back to the main area
- There are secure outdoor garden areas and inviting, communal lounge, living and kitchen area
- Sensor technology is installed in every memory care apartment. Sensors are programmed to each resident's most common movements and routines.
If the cycle is broken at any stage, a silent nurse call system alerts caregiver pagers so residents always have help at hand
- A diverse activities programme is offered seven days a week focused on meeting individual needs
- Prospective residents ill have been independently assessed by the DHB as requiring rest home dementia care.
Please note Dementia Care requires an ORA
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
ORA Applies Yes. An ORA (Occupation Right Agreement) means you have to 'pay' a capital amount to live here. It's a retirement village type of purchase.
Updated: 1 Sep 2021
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 5
Vacancy Yes
These rooms are apartments.
Impending vacancy Yes
Premium Room Charges Yes from $37.00 -$70.00/day up to $70.00/day as at 06 Dec 2021
Updated: 6 Dec 2021
Care Apartment Bed and Vacancy Details
Care Apartment Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 75
Care Apartment Vacancy Yes
Two-room apartments with views
Care Apartment Impending vacancy Yes
Updated: 6 Dec 2021
Type Hours Per Week Status Details
Registered Nurse 40 Yes We have a memory care lead who is a registered nurse and works full time in the memory care centre
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes We have caregivers who work on each shift overseeing the memory care centre. The site works off safe staffing.
Physiotherapist Yes We have a physiotherapist who visits once per week and does mobility assessments on all our new residents. She assesses others as and when required.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes We have a recreational therapist who works some hours in memory care and in other areas. She does both individual activities and also group activities in all areas.
Hairdresser Yes We have a hairdresser here twice a week on a Monday and Thursday.
Dietitian Yes Our meals are planned and overseen by a dietician.
Accredited Visitors Negotiable This would be organised as and when required through Red cross or Aged concern.
Kaumatua Negotiable This would be organised as and when required.
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Negotiable This would be organised as and when required.
Updated: 18 Aug 2021
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations Status Details
Anglican Yes Church service at site once a month.
(Other comments) Yes Other denominations would be adhered to as and when required.
Updated: 18 Aug 2021

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