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Takanini Rest Home

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Vacancy
No
Name
Takanini Rest Home
Category
Dementia Care (Secure environment)
Address
9-11 Taka St
Takanini
South Auckland
Auckland
DHB
Counties Manukau
Phone
(09) 298 1352
Fax
(09) 299 6619
Email
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Web
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Personnel
Manager
Yvonne Kleyn - 021 223 7493
Owner
Oceania Healthcare - 0800 333 688
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Description
We assist all our residents to be as independant as possible. We believe in teamwork and support relationships with family and the community.
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 5 Apr 2016
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care21
Long term vacancyNo
Short term vacancyNo
Impending vacancyNo
Updated: 24 Mar 2017
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Nurse Practitioner 40 Yes
Registered Nurse 40 Yes R/N available 24 hours/day
Physiotherapist Yes Available across the whole site - on site 2 days a week Full time physiotherapy assistant available 40 hrs/week.
Occupational Therapist Yes as need arises
Own Social Worker No We work closely with community social workers.
Diversional Therapist 35 Yes 3 Therapist in the facility- 1 Dedicated to the dementia unit
Activities Co-ordinator 65 Yes
Hairdresser 12-20 Yes on site x 2 weekly.
Podiatrist Yes R/N makes appointments for residents. She is on site each month
Dietitian Yes as required to meet residents needs. Always approves 4 weekly summer or winter menus
Kaumatua Negotiable Have access to Papakura Marae
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes each week - 2 services :Interchurch and Roman Catholic
Other Personnel Yes Facility and personal Laundry is done off site. Meals prepared fresh on site. Menu choices available. Maintenance staff, Kitchen help and cleaning staff.
Updated: 5 Apr 2016
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care’ Yes
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management Yes Registered staff on every shift
Oxygen Management Yes As above
Surgical Followup Yes
Wound Care Yes All R/N have specific training. Clincial Coordinator is the expert
Diabetic Care Yes as above
Continence Advisor Yes as above
Infection Control Yes as above
Psychiatric Care No Support from community Psychiatry services
Specialised Dementia Care Yes
Gerontological Care Yes
Urology No Support all needs with cooperation from local doctor
Community Health Yes
Clinical Manager Yes On site Monday to Friday. On call over weekends
Other Nursing Specialities Yes
Other Post Graduate Specialities Yes Nursing education. Comunity Health Nursing. Intensive care experience
Updated: 5 Apr 2016
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes Subject to availability of bed
Advance bookings taken Yes
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 5 Apr 2016
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes 21 single rooms with ensuites
Ensuite Yes
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes if discussed with Clinical Manager
Pets In Residence Yes Bird
Phone Access In Own Room Yes If paid by and arranged by family
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Residents Committee Yes
Family Committee Yes All residents hosp/resthome meet every 2 months Family are involved with all care.
Newsletter Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes 2 loungerooms and dining room
Outings Yes every week
Smoking Permitted Yes outside covered area ( supervised)
Semi-Secure No fully secure
Sprinklers Yes
Updated: 5 Apr 2016
Special Features
Family orientated. All rooms are single rooms with individual basin and toilet.
Updated: 5 Apr 2016
Interests & Activities
Our 2 Activities staff members provide residents with a wide range of activities, all chosen with the needs of the residents in mind. When possible, activities are also relevant to what is happening in the world and our locality.
Our facility specialises in decorating with an emphasis on current events, such as Anzac Day; Easter, Queen’s Birthday; Mother and Fathers day, Matariki.

We have lovely entertainers that would get your toes tapping and singing. We create an environment of having fun, families are welcome to join in.
Updated: 5 Apr 2016
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Details re Meals All freshly cooked on site.
Staffing Details Household staff separate from Care staff. All HCA are trained or busy undergoing training
Associated Complexes We are part of the Oceania Group.
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Fees do not include hairdresser.
Updated: 5 Apr 2016
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
Afrikaans Yes
Chinese Yes
Chinese dialect Yes
Cook Island Yes
Croatian Yes
Dutch Yes
English Yes
Fijian Yes
Fijian Indian Yes
Filipino Yes
French Yes
Hindi Yes
Japanese Yes
Maori - Te Reo Yes
Marathi Yes
Samoan Yes
Tagalog Yes
Tongan Yes
Updated: 5 Apr 2016
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes communication - once a fortnight
Inter denominational Yes once a week
Roman Catholic Yes communication once a fortnight
(Other comments) Yes All Religious Affiliations accepted by staff. Residents are allowed to exercise their own religion.
Updated: 5 Apr 2016
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Public Transport   100 metres away from Great South Rd - Taxi stand and bus stop & 300 metres from the train
Shops 3.00 km to Papakura shops and to Manuwera
Mall 10.00 km Manukau city and Southgate.
Parks 5.00 km Botanic Gardens - Hill Rd Manuwera
Library 3.00 km Delivery to site every fortnight Two libraries - Papakura & Manuwera
Updated: 5 Apr 2016
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
ISO (International Organization for Standardization) Yes with BVQI
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes
National Certificate in Support of the Older Person (not available after Dec 2010) Yes Via training provider - WELLCARE - ALL STAFF HAVE ACCESS TO THIS PROGRAMME. Each week a tutor is on site for 3hrs to assists staff who have registered for the training.
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
New Zealand Council of Christian Social Services (NZCCSS) Yes
Other details No Training done inhouse with Career pathways.
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA)
Updated: 5 Apr 2016

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