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Addington Lifestyle Care - Hospital Wing

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At a glance
Vacancy
Yes
Name
Addington Lifestyle Care
Category
Hospital Care
Address
207 Lincoln Road / 10 Twigger St
Addington
South West
Christchurch
DHB
Canterbury
Phone
(03) 339 4245
Fax
(03) 339 4246
Mobile
0276212351
Email
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Web
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Personnel
Manager
Shirley Baxter - 03-339-4245
Owner
Oceania Group
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Description
At Addington Lifestyle Care we pride ourselves on providing a warm, vibrant and welcoming community. We go out of our way to make you feel at home.

Addington Lifestyle Care is situated in Christchurch close to Addington Raceway and offers rest home, hospital and specialist dementia care in a caring and supportive, friendly environment.

Nestled in extensive, peaceful gardens, under mature trees, living at Addington Lifestyle Care allows you to relax and enjoy the good things in life – friendship and fun.


Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 16 May 2016
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care42
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyYes
Addington Lifestyle Care has a 42 bed hospital wing, large rooms with ensuites and a professional Nursing team. Please feel free to pop in and have a look around.
Impending vacancyYes
Updated: 24 Mar 2017
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes 24 hour Registered Nurse
Enrolled Nurse Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes
Physiotherapist Yes Under contract. We have a daily Physio Assistant who works under the direction of the contracted Physiotherapist.
Own Social Worker Negotiable
Activities Co-ordinator Yes We have two Activities Co-ordinators who provide an extensive Activities Programme throughout our facility.
Hairdresser Yes Hairdressing Salon
Podiatrist Yes
Dietitian Yes
Kaumatua Negotiable
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Negotiable
Updated: 16 May 2016
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
Palliative Care Contract Yes
End of Life/Palliative Care’ Yes
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management Yes
Oxygen Management Yes
Surgical Followup Yes
Wound Care Yes We access Nurse Maude Specialist Wound Clinic if required.
Diabetic Care Yes Podiatrist visits monthly and as required.
Continence Advisor Yes
Infection Control Yes
Stomal Therapist Yes As required from Nurse Maude Specialist Stomal Service.
Psychiatric Care Yes
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes Visiting
Tracheotomy Care Yes
Spinal Injuries Yes
Specialised Dementia Care Yes
Gerontological Care Yes
Urology Yes
Community Health Yes
Clinical Manager Yes
Other Nursing Specialities Yes
Updated: 16 May 2016
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes We welcome enquiries for Respite Care. Additionally, we hold a contract for under 65 respite care. Please feel free to contact us for further details.
Carer Support or other Short Stay Yes We wecome enquiries for Carer Support. Please feel free to contact us for further details.
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 16 May 2016
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Day Care Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Palliative Care Contract Yes
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Whanau Room Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes Large rooms with hospital beds and ensuites.
Ensuite Yes
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Maori Kaupapa Yes
Residents Committee Yes
Family Committee Yes
Newsletter Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Outings Yes
Smoking Permitted Yes
Semi-Secure Yes
Sprinklers Yes
Updated: 16 May 2016
Special Features
Refurbished facility with large rooms and personal ensuites.
Updated: 16 May 2016
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Advocate, Alzheimer's Society, Art, Big print books, Bingo, Blind Foundation, Board games, Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Bridge, Cards, Care and Craft, Children, Concerts, Craft, Dancing, Email, Entertainers, Entertainment, Fax, Exercises, Flower arranging, Games, Garden, Gardening, Happy Hour, Holistic, Housie, Indoor Games, Interdenominational, Internet, Lotto, Maori Women's Welfare League, Meal choices, Minibus, Music, Newspaper reading, Organ, Outings, Park, Parkinson's Society, Recreation, Religious services, Servicemen, Sing-a-longs, Sky TV, Singing, Videos
Updated: 16 May 2016
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Details re Meals Our National Dietician provides us with a nutritionally balanced, wholesome menu which offers choices to our residents. Each individuals dietary requirements are met.
Staffing Details 24 hour Registered Nurse
Associated Complexes We are part of the Oceania Group of care facilities
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Please refer to management for details
Updated: 16 May 2016
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
English Yes
Filipino Yes
Samoan Yes
Tongan Yes
Updated: 16 May 2016
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes
Christian Yes
Inter denominational Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Salvation Army Yes
Updated: 16 May 2016
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Public Transport 0.10 km Bus Stop
Shops 0.50 km Addington Shops
Mall 1.80 km Barrington Mall and Tower Junction
Library 1.70 km Spreydon Library
Updated: 16 May 2016
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Residential) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Registered Retirement Village? Yes
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes
Other details Yes Health and Disability Sector Standards
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Registered Retirement Village? Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)
Updated: 16 May 2016

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