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Amberwood Rest Home (formerly West Harbour Lodge) - Hospital Wing

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Amberwood Rest Home (formerly West Harbour Lodge)
Hospital Care
499 Don Buck Road
(09) 832 2728
(09) 832 1519
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Susan Mountier - 0275351134
Oceania Healthcare - 0800 333 688
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At Amberwood we pride ourselves on providing a warm, vibrant and welcoming community. And we go out of our way to make you feel comfortable and secure.

Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 28 Nov 2016
DHB Respite Care Booking Service
We provide DHB Respite Care Booking Service.
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care39
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyYes
We currently have lovely 'standard' rooms available with no premium charges for the room.
Impending vacancyYes
Updated: 28 Mar 2017
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes
Physiotherapist Yes Visits 1x per week
Diversional Therapist Yes
Activities Co-ordinator Yes
Hairdresser Yes Visits 1 - 2 x per week.
Podiatrist Yes Visits approx 6 weeks.
Dietitian Yes Meals are planned by a dietician.
Accredited Visitors Yes Volunteer acitivities.
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Catholic Minister, Anglican Minister or as required.
Updated: 20 Apr 2016
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care’ Yes We have a good relationship with the hospice.
Oxygen Management Yes As required.
Wound Care Yes As required by our Registered Nurses.
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advisor Yes
Infection Control Yes
Stomal Therapist Yes
Psychiatric Care Yes
Clinical Manager Yes
Psychiatrist Yes As required.
Updated: 16 Sep 2016
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes
Carer Support or other Short Stay Yes
Advance bookings taken Yes
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 20 Apr 2016
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Day Care Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Whanau Room Yes We also have a lovely cafe at the facility.
Rooms (Single) Yes
Ensuite Yes Most have toilets and some have shower facilities
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes We have a cat.
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Wifi Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Maori Kaupapa Yes
Residents Committee Yes Regular resident and family meetings
Family Committee Yes
Newsletter Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Outings Yes Own van.
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes
Updated: 16 Sep 2016
Special Features
We also accept under 65 clients ( YPD contract)
Updated: 20 Apr 2016
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Craft, Entertainment, Exercises, Happy Hour, Indoor Games, Library, Minibus, Movies, Newspaper reading, Outings, Shopping, Singing
Updated: 21 Apr 2016
Additional Information
Details re Meals Cooked on site. Passed by a dietician. Meals in rooms provided. Kitchenette for tea and coffee at any time.
Staffing Details Registered Nurse 24 hours.
Associated Complexes We are a part of the Oceania Group of care facilities.
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Please ask management for details.
Updated: 20 Apr 2016
Languages Spoken
Chinese Yes
Chinese dialect Yes
English Yes
Fijian Indian Yes
Filipino Yes
Hindi Yes
Korean Yes
Niuean Yes
Rarotongan Yes
Samoan Yes
Tongan Yes
Updated: 20 Apr 2016
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Denominations/Faiths represented Yes Non-denominational church service held twice a month. Catholic priest visits every Friday morning.
Updated: 21 Apr 2016
Public Transport 0.10 km Bus stops right outside the door.
Shops 5.00 km West Gate Shopping Centre - approx 15 mins to walk.
Mall 0.00 km Westfield, Henderson Mall (approx 10mins by car)
Parks 0.10 km We back onto a lovely park.
Library 1.50 km About 5 mins walk
Updated: 20 Apr 2016
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA)
Updated: 20 Apr 2016