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Healthcare NZ - Community Health (Wairarapa)

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Name
Healthcare NZ - Community Health (Wairarapa)
Category
Home Help and Personal Care/Assistance
Address
47 Perry Street, Masterton 5810
Masterton (serving from Norsewood to Ngawi)
DHB
Wairarapa
Phone
0800 150 808
Fax
(06) 377 3602
Email
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Web
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Personnel
Manager
Susan Andrews - 04 570 4101
Owner
ealthcare of New Zealand Holdings Limited - (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 of New Zealand’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 of New Zealand 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.
Service Description
ABOUT HEALTHCARE NZ

Healthcare of New Zealand Holdings Ltd (HHL Group) is New Zealand’s foremost home and community, rehabilitation and disability services provider.
HHL Group was established over 25 years ago and today our 8,000 staff are proud to work alongside more than 20,000 New Zealanders to help them achieve greater independence and a better quality of life.
HHL Group is the parent company to HCNZ Community Health, NZCare Disability, Healthcare Rehabilitation, Mental Health NZ, Explore Specialist Advice and Wellcare Training. HHL Group also holds joint ventures in Freedom Medical Alarms and Pharmacy 547.

At HealthCare NZ we combine the advantages of being a national organisation, with a philosophy of care and nurturing of local knowledge. We seek to be sensitive to the unique needs of each family/whanau and strive to develop a personalised service that reflects each individual’s lifestyle, experience, their cultural values and spiritual beliefs.

WHO CAN USE OUR SERVICES?

* People with disabilities
* ACC clients
* Private paying clients
* Community Service card holders who’ve been assessed as having a need
* Care givers (for carer relief)
* Children with special needs
* Elderly clients
* People who have been discharged from hospital

Our services are intended to compliment the role of family, friends and local community services, not replace them.

OUR STAFF

At HealthCare NZ we pride ourselves on having excellent, professional and caring staff who will be selected for your specific needs. For Maori clients we have a comprehensive Maori Health policy in place and are able to supply Maori Care Providers if required.
Updated: 18 Dec 2015
Suburbs/Districts/Towns Serviced
We service from Norsewood to Featherstone.
Updated: 9 Feb 2009
Personal Assistance
TypeSelf FundedSubsidisedAfter Hours
Registered Nurse (eg Wound Care, Medication) Yes Yes Negotiable Manager is Registered Nurse. Other Registered Nurses also on the staff.
Attendant Care (ACC) Yes Yes Yes Most services are arranged during business hours.
Sitter Service/Companions Yes Yes Yes Most services are arranged during business hours.
Live In Care (24 Hr) Negotiable Negotiable Negotiable Mostly arranged through Supportlinks.
Personal Care (Showering, Dressing) Yes Yes Yes We do have an after hours phone service. Most services are arranged during business hours.
Updated: 9 Feb 2009
Domestic Assistance
TypeSelf FundedSubsidisedAfter Hours
Meals (Fresh or Hot) Yes Yes Negotiable The meals are prepared in your own home. After hours meal prepartion can be arranged.
Home Help (Housework/Cleaning etc.) Yes Yes Negotiable
Shopping Assistance Yes Yes Negotiable
Transport Assistance Yes Yes Negotiable There are several options with this service. Please discuss these with the manager.
Updated: 9 Feb 2009
Subsidy Details
HOW CAN YOU ACCESS OUR SERVICES? Many people can access our services, some services may be subsidised, some fully paid, or you may choose private care. Referrals can be received from: * Yourself for private or subsidised clients * Family/Whanau * Friend * GP * Assessment unit * Disability assessors * Care givers for carer support * Hospitals Following a referral, a needs assessment will be completed by the appropriate assessment services to help determine what care you require, and to what extent it will be subsidised.
Updated: 9 Feb 2009
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
English Yes
Maori - Te Reo Yes
Russian Yes
Samoan Yes
Updated: 9 Feb 2009
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
Home and Community Health Assocation Yes
Home and Community Health Assocation
Updated: 9 Feb 2009

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