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Healthcare NZ Community Health (Manawatu)

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Name
Healthcare NZ Community Health (Manawatu)
Category
Home Help and Personal Care/Assistance
Address
Level 1, 44 King Street
Central
Manawatu
Palmerston North (offices also in Levin and Masterton)
Postal Address
PO Box 12149
DHBs
MidCentral, Wairarapa
Phone
(06) 354 8998
Fax
(06) 357 6722
Email
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Web
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Personnel
Manager
Bob Phillips - (06) 354 8998
Owner
HealthCare NZ - (04) 802 0950
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Description
It is now easier to remain independent and stay in your own home with the support of Healthcare NZ Community Health’s friendly team of health professionals. Whether you need help with personal care, home support, your medication, wound care, or managing your health needs, we can put together a support package designed especially for you.

Healthcare NZ Community Health's is a quality accredited Kiwi organisation that has been supporting people to live their lives to the full for more than 20 years. Our fully funded services are available via referral from your doctor, local needs assessment agency or through ACC.

For more information about how we can support you, please contact your friendly local branch.
Suburbs/Districts/Towns Serviced
Manawatu/Horowhenua: (contact details listed above)

Levin/Otaki:
PH (06) 368 7125
FAX (06) 368 7156
PO Box 621, Levin 5540
levin.office@healthcarenz.co.nz

Dannevirke:
PH (06) 374 4040
FAX (06) 374 4041
Barraud St, Dannevirke 4930
dannevirke.office@healthcarenz.co.nz

Wairarapa:
Tenancy 3, Master Mall, 200 Queen Street, Masterton 5810
PH (06) 377 3600
FAX (06) 377 3602
wairarapa.office@healthcarenz.co.nz

Updated: 13 Nov 2009
Personal Assistance
TypeSelf FundedSubsidisedAfter Hours
Registered Nurse (eg Wound Care, Medication) Yes Yes No
Attendant Care (ACC) Yes Yes No We also provide rehabilitation support services under our ACC contract.
Carer Support Yes No No
Sitter Service/Companions Yes Yes Yes
Live In Care (24 Hr) Yes No Yes
Personal Care (Showering, Dressing) Yes Yes No
Updated: 9 Feb 2009
Specialities or Areas of Expertise.
Specialities or Areas of Expertise.StatusDetails
Wound Care. Yes
Community Health Nurses Yes We also provide Well Care Checks - where we will come to your place of business and provide health checks for staff such as blood pressure, heart checks and blood glucose levels and provide referrals to appropriate medical services where necessary.
Updated: 9 Feb 2009
Domestic Assistance
TypeSelf FundedSubsidisedAfter Hours
Home Help (Housework/Cleaning etc.) Yes Yes No
Shopping Assistance Yes Yes No
Updated: 9 Feb 2009
Subsidy Details
Most of our services are fully funded or subsidised, but they can also be paid for privately.

We support people through the:

* Ministry of Health
* MidCentral and Wairarapa DHBs; and
* ACC attendant care

To gain access to our high-quality services, speak with your doctor, local needs assessment agency, or ACC case-worker.
Updated: 9 Feb 2009
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
CareerForce Yes
Home and Community Health Assocation Yes
Home and Community Support Sector Standards (Standards NZ) Yes
National Certificate in Support of the Older Person (not available after Dec 2010) Yes
CareerForce Home and Community Health Assocation
Updated: 9 Feb 2009

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