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Ultimate Care Cambridge Oakdale
Dementia Care (Secure)
58 Tennyson Street
(07) 827 4480
(07) 827 4100
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Soraya Martin - (07) 827 4480
Ultimate Care Group - (07) 827 4480
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Ultimate Care Cambridge Oakdale is located in Leamington, a short distance away from the charming town of Cambridge, with rural views. We offer a dementia facility providing specialised, care for those assessed requiring a secure environment. Our dementia unit is a brand new purpose-built facility that complements the existing rest home which has recently been fully refurbished to a very high standard.

Along with high quality accommodation, our landscaped gardens offer views across the commons. Local amenities and shops are within walking distance, and transport is provided for community activities and twice weekly outings.

With an extensive programme designed to meet the needs of our residents that require a secure environment the rest home has something for everyone, from quizzes, movie nights and concerts, through to mini golf, crafts and sing-a-longs. All meals are cooked on the premises and menus are reviewed by our dietician.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Updated: 30 Aug 2017
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 16
Vacancy Yes
Impending vacancy No
Additional Room CostsNo
Updated: 23 May 2018
It is always difficult placing a family member in care. The staff at Oakdale have been fantastic in helping us all through this transition period. We appreciate the care given to Pete and understand with his dementia he is not always easy to be around! Thanks once again.
Updated: 30 Aug 2017
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes We have a dedicated registered nurse assigned to our dementia unit. Our clinical team will ensure that our resident's care plans are individual and meet the needs of the resident
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes We have a team of dedicated committed care givers 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
Physiotherapist Yes We have a contracted phsyio who visits our facilities if her services are required for any of our residents
Occupational Therapist Yes We have access to an Occupational Therapist should our residents need assesments
Own Social Worker Yes We liase with the community social worker and her team
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Our activities coordinator is much loved by all of our residents. 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 podiatrist has a six weekly schedule to visit all residents requiring his services.
Dietitian Yes Our menus are reviewed by a qualified dietitian and nutritionist to ensure our residents receive the best quality meals
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes we welcome all denominations
Other Personnel Yes We have a very strong Clinical Support team based in Wellington with a panel of clinical experts that help support us to promote clinical excellence
Updated: 30 Aug 2017
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes Our team of dedicated clinicians are here to provide the best possible care for our residents who are moving into the end stage of life. We are always here to offer support to the families of our residents also.
Surgical Followup Yes
Wound Care Yes We have a National Wound Care nurse specialist working within our organisation who oversees all of our wound techniques and best practices for wound management.
Diabetic Care Yes Are nurses are highly skilled in managing diabetes.
Continence Advisor Yes We have dedicated skilled registered nurses who are continence assessors and can assist meeting the needs of our residents.
Infection Control Yes We have an Infection Control Programme across the group that has been endorsed by the Medical office of Health in Canterbury.
Specialised Dementia Care Yes We pride ourselves in the level of care we offer in our beautiful dementia unit. Our staff are trained in dementia care to meet the needs of each of our individual residents. Our secure unit is a home from home with a beautiful outdoor area.
Gerontological Care Yes All our nurses are trained in Gerontology
Clinical Manager Yes We have a full time Clinical Nurse Manager who oversees the care of all of our residents and ensures that best practice is evidenced at all times
Other Post Graduate Specialities Yes We have a great clinical support team at our Wellington National Support Office.
Updated: 30 Aug 2017
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes We can offer you respite care please give our manager a call to discuss
Carer Support Yes Yes we offer carer support or short stay please give our facility manager a call to discuss
Subsidised Yes Yes we provide subsidised service
Private Paying Yes Yes we provide a private paying service
Booking can be made in advance Yes Yes we can take your advance bookings any time
Updated: 30 Aug 2017
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes We look at each of our residents under the age of 75 on a case by case to ensure we can meet their needs.
Day Care Yes We will provide this service please call the manager to discuss
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes We have a skilled team of committed nurses who provide a high level quality of care at the end stage of life for our residents
Whanau Room Yes We have a whanau room within our facility that you can use along with our complimentary tea and coffee
Rooms (Single) Yes we have a large number of single rooms
Rooms (Shared) Yes we have six rooms that can be used as shared rooms for either females or males
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes Yes we can accommodate couples in our dementia unit
May Bring Own Furniture Yes We can negociate what furniture you would like to bring
Alcohol Permitted Yes Under medical and Nursing supervision
Pets In Residence Yes Yes we encourage pets to visit
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet No At this time we are not taking pets in but please call the manager if you have a special case
Phone Access In Own Room Yes You are more than welcome to set up your own phone with a contract
Wifi Yes We are delighted to say we are almost ready to bring free wi-fi access to our residents we are hoping to launch this in early 2017
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes Our rooms can have manual adjustment made to heating in the room
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 We do have some of our elderly residents who at times become confused, however our highly trained staff have techniques for managing residents who are confused with good outcomes.
Lounges/seating areas Yes We have lots of seating areas both indoors and outdoors
Outings Yes We have van trips and special outings that our residents love
Sprinklers Yes Our building meets the building code required for facilities such as ours. We therefore do have a sprinkler system
Audit report available Yes Our last audit report is available on the Ministry of Health website
Updated: 30 Aug 2017
Special Features
Special Features
Luxurious accommodation, purpose built with landscaped gardens with views across Commons. Rural outlook with access to the shops and the attractions of charming Cambridge.
Updated: 30 Aug 2017
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, Care and Craft, Concerts, Entertainers, , Exercises, Fax, Games, Garden, Gardening, Happy Hour, Indoor Games, Jigsaw, Library, Minigolf, Movies, Music, Newspaper reading, Organ, Outings, Park, Parties, Pianist, Quizzes, Reading, Shopping, Sing-a-longs
Updated: 30 Aug 2017
Additional Information
Additional Information
Details re Meals Our meals are all cooked on site. Our menu's have been approved by a dietitian and nutritionist. We have a summer menu and winter menu.
Staffing Details We have a full compliment of qualified staff to take care of all of your needs
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Hairdresser, podiatrist, ear clinic,
Updated: 30 Aug 2017
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
English Yes
Updated: 30 Aug 2017
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Baptist Yes
Christian Yes
Denominations/Faiths represented Yes
Presbyterian Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Salvation Army Yes
Updated: 30 Aug 2017
Public Transport 0.20 km
Shops 0.50 km
Mall 0.00 km
Parks 0.05 km Just across the road
Updated: 30 Aug 2017
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
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
CareerForce New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available.
Updated: 30 Aug 2017