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Vacancy
Yes
Name
Ultimate Care Cambridge Oakdale
Category
Dementia Care (Secure)
Address
58 Tennyson Street
Leamington
Cambridge 3432
DHB
Waikato
Phone
07 827 4480
Fax
07 827 4100
Email
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Personnel
Manager
Katie Payne - (07) 827 4480
Owner
Ultimate Care Group
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Description
Located in Leamington, a short distance away from the charming town of Cambridge is Ultimate Care Cambridge Oakdale. We provide a peaceful, safe and comforting environment for our dementia residents. Residents are always treated with the respect and dignity that comes with our personalised care approach.

We understand and promote the idea that exposure to familiar memories through smell, sight, touch, taste and hearing can help promote a sense of well-being and calm for our residents. Our specially designed dementia friendly gardens and interior features have been created to provide stimulation and help trigger the senses.

Caring for someone with dementia can be very challenging, we are here to support residents and their families.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
ORA Applies No
Updated: 2 Dec 2020
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 16
Vacancy Yes
3 x vacancies in shared rooms
Impending vacancy Yes
Premium Room Charges No
MOH Certification and Audit Report View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)
Updated: 7 May 2021
Testimonials
Testimonials
"Communication and care for our mother is wonderful. Staff are caring and ensure that she is safe and well".

"We love the regular Facebook photos of activities and seeing the residents faces".

"Staff are always wililng to sort out any problems and residents all seem to happy with a good atmosphere".
Updated: 18 Mar 2021
Personnel
Personnel
Type Hours Per Week Status Details
Registered Nurse Yes We have a dedicated team of registered nurses on site 24/7. Our clinical team will ensure that our resident's care plans are individualised and meet the needs of the resident.
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes We have a team of dedicated committed caregivers who, not only provide excellent compassionate care to our residents they also provide a homely environment that allow our residents to enjoy a safe and happy life.
Physiotherapist Yes Our Physiotherapist visits twice weekly who is able to cater to an individual plan for our residents.
Occupational Therapist Yes We have access to a qualified Occupational Therapist who can assess our residents needs.
Social Worker (on site) Yes We have a Community Social Worker who can have referrals made to.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Our activities coordinator is much loved by all of our residents and families. There are lots of activities and outings, quiz times and fun times, as well as plenty of rest time in between all the fun.
Hairdresser Yes We have a hairdressers salon on site so our residents can have a bit of a hairdo without having to leave the safety and comfort of our home.
Podiatrist Yes Our contracted Podiatrist will visit once every six weeks routinely.
Dietitian Yes All of our menus have been approved by a dietitian. We can make a referral to dietitian services if this is required for individual consultation.
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes We can access a Chaplin through the various church groups which visit. This can be arranged on an individual basis as required.
Other Personnel Yes We have a team of experts at our National Support Office that consists of clinical support, financial support and property support
Updated: 2 Dec 2020
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise Status Details
Oxygen Management Yes We can provide if prescribed by a doctor, and oxygen management.
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes Generally speaking, people who are dying need care in four areas, physical comfort, mental and emotional needs, spiritual issues, and practical tasks. Their families need support as well. It is our goal to provide all of this at the end stage of life.
Wound Care Yes We have highly trained clinical nurses lead by our National Clinical Coach who can provide the best care for any wounds requiring treatment.
Diabetic Care Yes All of our registered nurses are skilled to assist with the management of diabetes. We are able to support you with your diabetic needs.
Continence Advice Yes Our registered nurses have been trained to assess for continence requirements and work closely with our suppliers to ensure any continence products you require are of the highest quality.
Infection Control Yes Our organisation has a very robust infection control programme that has been endorsed by the Medical Officer of Health.
Surgical Followup Yes If your coming to stay with us post-surgery we can following an assessment of your needs provide the recovery needs you require.
Clinical Management Yes We have a full-time Clinical Services Manager who provides support to our Nurses and Caregivers and all care of our Residents.
Updated: 2 Dec 2020
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay Status Details
Respite Yes Yes, we can provide respite care to suit your needs. Please contact us if you are looking for support as we would love to chat with you and advise availability.
Carer Support Yes We offer Carers support for all levels of care. Please contact us to discuss your needs.
Other Short Stay Programme Yes We offer daycare, please call our manager to discuss further.
Subsidised Yes Yes, we provided subsidised services should you meet the requirements.
Private Paying Yes Yes, we provide private paying services should you not meet the subsidy requirements.
Booking can be made in advance Yes Bookings can be made in advance, please contact us discuss your needs and availabilities.
Updated: 2 Dec 2020
Features
Features
Feature Status Details
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Residents are welcome to bring their own furniture with them (subject to space and safety constraints).
Single Rooms Yes Yes, we have Single rooms. Please contact us for more information and availabilities.
Shared Rooms Yes We have six rooms that can be used as shared rooms. Please contact us for more information and availabilities.
Rooms suitable for a couple Yes Yes, we can accommodate couples in our dementia unit. Please contact us for more information and availabilities.
Ensuite No We do have two communal bathrooms accessible to all rooms. Please contact us for more information.
Alcohol Permitted Yes Yes, under medical and nursing supervision.
Pets In Residence Yes We have a cat in the Dementia Unit. We are happy for your pet to come and visit you.
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes We can consider your pet. Please call and discuss this with our team
Phone Access In Own Room Yes A personal phone line can be arranged with a private provider to have a telephone connected to your room. Additional fees may apply.
Wifi Yes Free wi-fi available to our residents and visiting families.
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes Heating can be adjusted to residents needs.
Cater for under 65 yrs with Disability Yes As an organisation, our core business is Aged Care. We do however acknowledge that some of our referrals could be for people under the age of 65yrs. We will always consider this person on a case by case to ensure we can meet their needs.
Lounges/seating areas Yes We have a variety of locations for residents and their families to meet in.
Gay / LGBT IQ Friendly Yes We cater to all walks of life
Provide End of Life/Palliative Care Yes Generally speaking, people who are dying need care in four areas, physical comfort, mental and emotional needs, spiritual issues, and practical tasks. Their families need support as well. it is our goal to provide all of this at the end stage of life.
Day Programme for day stay clients Yes We run a great daycare programme, where all our residents are welcome to join us for the day, enjoying our meals and our activities.
Outings Yes Yes, we have regular trips out and about that are very popular with our residents.
Newsletter Yes We have a facility newsletter that is sent out to families and given to residents we would be happy to send you a copy if you request one.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes Yes, we have a policy for this and training for all of our staff to manage challenging behaviour
Confused Residents Yes At times we see confusion with some of our residents. Our team of staff are highly trained to ensure we comfort and support any of our residents that may be distressed or confused at periods of times.
Smoking Permitted Yes The Ultimate Care Group is a smoke-free facility. Smoking is permitted outside in a designated area.
Updated: 2 Dec 2020
Special Features
Special Features
Luxurious accommodation in a purpose-built facility

Landscaped gardens with views across Commons.

Rural outlook, close to the shops, parks, cafe's and the attractions of charming Cambridge.

Open-ended visiting hours

Activities programme

Hairdresser, Podiatrist and Ear Clinic

Regular Happy Hour

Dietician approved meals and catering for special diets.
Updated: 2 Dec 2020
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Transport supplied to community activities and Oakdale Mini bus for twice weekly outings. Comprehensive in house activity programme Mondays to Friday, Activity programme, Shopping, Videos, Quizzes, BBQ, Big print books, Bingo, Board games, Breakfast in bed, Concerts, Entertainers, Exercises, Games, Gardening, Happy Hour, Indoor Games, Jigsaws, Library, Minigolf, Movies, Music, Newspaper reading, Outings, Park, Parties, Pianist, Quizzes, Reading, Shopping, Sing-a-longs
Updated: 2 Dec 2020
Additional Information
Additional Information
Topic Details
What's included in your fees and what's not Standard fees apply. Other costs may be incurred for resident/epoa/family preference. Please contact us for a detailed price list.
Staffing qualifications and details Our staff go through an orientation programme and continue with on-going education. All our staff are committed to providing the best quality of care and maintaining our philosophy of 'We Promise to Care"
Details about meals All meals are home-cooked, our menus are reviewed by a dietitian and nutritionist.
Associated Complexes Our facility operates under the governance of the Ultimate Care Group with 19 care facilities NZ wide.
Updated: 2 Dec 2020
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
Language Status Details
English Yes
Interpreter Yes We have access to interpreter services should you require them.
Other Information Yes We can arrange a translator service should you require them.
Updated: 2 Dec 2020
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations Status Details
Anglican Yes
Baptist Yes
Christian Yes
Denominations/Faiths represented Yes
Presbyterian Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Salvation Army Yes
(Other comments) Yes Other Faiths can be sourced by the Facility to see if there's a local representation.
Updated: 2 Dec 2020
Distances
Distances
Location Distance Details
Public Transport 0.20 Km
Shops 0.50 Km
Mall 0.00 Km
Parks 0.05 Km Just across the road
Updated: 2 Dec 2020
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RC Status Details
CareerForce Yes All our nursing and caregiving staff are enrolled in CareerForce
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes We are members of the NZACA
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes Our last audit report is available on the Ministry of Health website. https://www.health.govt.nz/sites/default/files/prms/audit_summaries/AuditSummary_PRMS_CommunicatePublish_000013104001.pdf
CareerForce New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available.
Updated: 2 Dec 2020

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

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