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Vacancy
Yes
Name
Aspen Lifecare
Category
Hospital Care
Address
27 McLean St
Central City
Central
Tauranga
Postal Address
PO Box 915, Tauranga 3140
DHB
Bay of Plenty
Phone
(07) 578 0979
Fax
(07) 578 0978
Mobile
0224585296
Email
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Web
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Personnel
Manager
Mary McDonald - 07 578 0979
Owner
Aspen Lifecare
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Description
VISION STATEMENT:
The continued pursuit of excellence in care through monitoring, auditing, actioning and evaluation of service

Respecting and valuing our residents, families and staff

Core Values:
• Integrity – we do the right thing at the right time, all the time
• Respect and value – we always respect and value our consumers and our colleagues
• Commitment – we deliver service with commitment and care
• Effective – we measure service effectiveness
• Efficient – we always strive for efficiency


Goal:
• Create and maintain an environment that continuously focuses action on quality improvement in care.

QUALITY POLICY:

We are committed to providing “service excellence without compromise,” through all levels of our organisation.

This will be achieved by reflecting on our practice, using a process of continual improvement and constantly striving to exceed the expectations of our residents, relatives/whanau and families, staff, funders and suppliers.

Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 11 Oct 2017
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care27
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyNo
Impending vacancyYes
Updated: 24 Oct 2017
Personnel
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes 24 hours per day, seven days per week
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes Fully trained Healthcare Assistants on every shift
Physiotherapist Yes Julia Tinker
Occupational Therapist Negotiable
Activities Co-ordinator Yes
Hairdresser Yes
Podiatrist Yes Anna Kendall
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes
Updated: 11 Oct 2017
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes Our Registered Nurses and Healthcare Assistants are fully trained in end of life / Palliative care. Excellent working relationship with Waipuna Hospice.
Oxygen Management Yes
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advisor Yes
Infection Control Yes
Dialysis Yes
Gerontological Care Yes
Clinical Manager Yes Jacqui Elvin - many years of experience
Other Nursing Specialities Yes Agnes Tan - GP Liaison
Updated: 11 Oct 2017
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes
Carer Support Yes
Other Short Stay Programme Yes
High Care Needs Yes
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes
Booking can be made in advance Yes
Updated: 11 Oct 2017
Features
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Day Care Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes Rooms with connecting door
May Bring Own Furniture Yes We recommend our Residents set up their room as they see fit. It is there home.
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes Bobby - Cat Ralph - Rabbit
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Wifi Yes Free wifi throughout facility for our Residents
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Residents Committee Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Outings Yes
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes
Updated: 11 Oct 2017
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Bingo, Big print books, Board games, Bowls, Canine friends, Advocate, Age Concern, Children, Church, Electric beds, Email, Entertainers, Entertainment, Exercises, Fax, Games, Garden, Gardening, Happy Hour, Housie, Indoor Games, Internet, Jigsaw, Library, Minibus, Movies, Music, Newspaper reading, Outings, Pastoral care, Pianist, Quizzes, Reading, RSA, Senior Citizens, Shopping, Videos, Views
Updated: 11 Oct 2017
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
English Yes
Filipino Yes
Hindi Yes
Indonesian Yes
Interpreter Yes Available when needed
Samoan Yes
Updated: 11 Oct 2017
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Christian Yes
Inter denominational Yes Inter denominational services on Fridays and Sunday
Salvation Army Yes Salvation Army Band play monthly
Updated: 11 Oct 2017
Distances
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Public Transport   Local and National bus stop within walking distance
Shops   5 Minutes walk to town
Parks   Right across the road
Library   5 Minutes walk
Updated: 11 Oct 2017
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
CareerForce Yes
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Core Competencies) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
CareerForce New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available.
Updated: 11 Oct 2017

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