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Bupa Broadview Care Home
Hospital Care
108 Mosston Road
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PO Box 4227, Wanganui 4541
(06) 344 6915
(06) 344 6965
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Delwyn Gedye - (06) 344 6915
Bupa Care Services - 0800 60 80 99
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Bupa is proud to offer rest home, hospital, secure dementia care and mental health recovery care at Broadview Rest Home and Hospital, on the outskirts of Wanganui, in a beautiful rural setting.

Our recent renovation has created a combination of lovely interior bedrooms, shared living spaces and garden courtyards. They are sunny and bright, in the quiet of the country.

Our residents and their families comment on the homely feeling we have created here. Families are welcome at any time of the day, and are able to share a meal with their loved ones if arranged. (Our cooks have a fabulous reputation for their food!)

We often receive compliments from our residents and their families about the kindness of our staff, and the “little extras” that they so willingly do. We will try and accommodate personal requests to the best of our ability.

We make sure we get to know each of our residents well, using what we call the Map of Life. This helps us understand what has been important in each person’s life. It also helps us understand particular likes and dislikes, and each person’s preferences, so that we can give care and attention the way they like it, making every day the best it can be.

We know it is very important to offer choices and to really listen to what our residents and their families want. Making decisions together is a very important part of our philosophy. It helps us make each day the best it can be.

We also have a retirement village on the same site, which can make visiting a spouse easier.

We would be delighted to have the opportunity to talk with you about our care. Please phone Delwyn Gedye, our Care Home Manager, or feel free to drop in at any time.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Updated: 31 Mar 2014
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 36
Vacancy Yes
We have hospital beds available for permanent and respite stays. Our large rooms are beautifully decorated and have shared ensuites. Please feel welcome to come and visit.
Impending vacancy No
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 20 Mar 2018
Staff are always caring and willing. Enjoy the van outings and lovely meals. Room with a view over farmland is great - peaceful

Residents can help in the gardens - makes me feel at home and useful

I am kept well informed of my mothers care and appreciate being involved and listened to in making informed choices

Being able to care for the rest home cat and fish gives me a sense of purpose each day

Updated: 18 Jul 2014
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes We have 24 hour Registered Nurse coverage. Our team of nurses have experience in aged care.
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes Our Caregivers are highly experienced and work towards achieving NZQA qualifications in residential aged care. They are skilled to provide the best care for our residents.
Physiotherapist Yes A local physiotherapist calls in on a regular basis.
Occupational Therapist Yes As required.
Own Social Worker Yes As required.
Diversional Therapist Yes As required.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Our Activities Assistant is on site 32 hours per week. Our programme incorporates one-to-one activities, group sessions and day trips.
Hairdresser Yes Our hairdresser visits every week, providing a great service at a reasonable price.
Podiatrist Yes Our Podiatrist visits regularly.
Dietitian Yes All menus are Dietitian approved. Our Dietitian is available for general advice and to oversee special needs.
Accredited Visitors Yes This can be arranged on an individual basis.
Kaumatua Yes
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Weekly
Other Personnel Yes A wide range of entertainers - Allied Health Professionals as needed - A GP who visits regularly and is also available on-call.
Updated: 18 Jul 2014
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes It is our privilege to care for people nearing the end of their life. We work closely with GP's and Hospice to provide this care.
Oxygen Management Yes We have registered nurses on duty 24 hours a day who can provide this level of care.
Surgical Followup Yes We are able to care for people following surgery and provide a range of convalescent care options
Wound Care Yes We work together with GP's and specialist wound management nurses as required.
Diabetic Care Yes We are able to care for all levels of diabetes and our menu has a range of options for those who need a special diet.
Continence Advisor Yes We manage residents needs and provide a range of continence products with visits by community nurse specialist on request.
Infection Control Yes We meet all infection control standards.
Stomal Therapist Yes We manage residents needs and provide a range of products with visits by community nurse specialist on request.
Psychiatric Care Yes We will provide referrals to other services as required.
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes We provide support for residents who have had a stroke. This may include physiotherapy and special diet options.
Gerontological Care Yes Bupa prides itself on providing person-centred care. Your day is planned the way you want it.
Urology Yes We are able to manage all continence needs.
Community Health Yes We link with community health professionals as required.
Clinical Manager Yes Our manager is a registered nurse.
Other Nursing Specialities Yes Available as required.
Anthroposophical Care Yes We have a strong focus on person-centred care.
Psychologist Yes We make referrals for visits by community specialists as required.
Psychiatrist Yes We make referrals for visits by community specialists as required.
Other Post Graduate Specialities Yes We make referrals for visits as required.
Updated: 18 Jul 2014
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes We welcome residents who wish to stay for a short time, either to give relatives and care givers a break, or because they need a little bit of extra care to recuperate and return home
Carer Support Yes We welcome residents who wish to stay for a short time, either to give relatives and care givers a break, or because they need a little bit of extra care to recuperate and return home
Subsidised Yes Subsidy may be available.
Private Paying Yes We welcome people who are self funded or have insurance cover.
Booking can be made in advance Yes According to bed availability.
Updated: 18 Jul 2014
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes We can discuss your special needs prior to admission.
Day Care Yes It is possible for people to join us during the day and return home at night.
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes You may qualify for Primary Options For Acute Care Funding. Ask your GP for details.
Palliative Care Contract Yes Individual funding may be available. Ask your GP or the hospital for more details.
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes It is our privilege to care for people nearing the end of their life. We work closely with GP's and Hospice to provide this care.
Whanau Room Yes We have areas available where residents and their families can spend quiet time together.
Rooms (Single) Yes
Ensuite Yes We have a couple of rooms with ensuites, please discuss this option with Delwyn Gedye our Care Home Manager
May Bring Own Furniture Yes We encourage this to personalise the room.
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes One cat - Pixie.
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes We are happy to discuss options for your pets.
Phone Access In Own Room Yes You are welcome to have a phone and internet installed at your own cost.
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes We have under-floor heating that is adjusted in each section of the building.
Maori Kaupapa Yes We respect all cultures.
Residents Committee Yes We have a care home residents group with regular meetings. Bupa also has a National Residents and Relatives Association.
Family Committee Yes We welcome family input and hold family forums on a regular basis.
Newsletter Yes The care homes newsletter is published on a regular basis.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes Our staff are trained to recognise and manage a range of behaviours that residents may have.
Confused Residents Yes Our staff are trained to recognise and manage a range of behaviours that residents may have. This may include residents who become confused.
Lounges/seating areas Yes One large lounge, and outdoor table settings and gazebo in the grounds.
Outings Yes As part of the activities program regular trips are provided to the local community. These can include shopping, sight seeing and picnics.
Rural Setting Yes Lovely rural views.
Smoking Permitted Yes Smoking permitted in the designated area.
Sprinklers Yes Broadview meets all NZ Fire Service regulations.
Audit report available Yes Audit report for the Health and Disability Standards is available on our website.
Updated: 29 Aug 2014
Special Features
Special Features
We are a modern, light & spacious facility, on an elevated site, and nearby countryside with magnificent ocean views. We are a well established and respected aged care facility. All this is within a few minutes of city shopping.

Bupa Care Services is one of New Zealand's leading aged care providers. We offer a continuum of care, with personal medical alarms, retirement villages, rest homes, hospitals and dementia care. Care of people with dementia is our speciality. We take pride in adopting the best international approaches, and adapting them to our New Zealand ways.

We are also able to offer respite and carer relief for older people.

Bupa Care Services is a New Zealand company, part of the Bupa group, based in the UK. We are a private company, with no shareholders. As such, our primary concern is for our residents, with surpluses reinvested to enable Bupa to continually enhance our care.

The team at Bupa Care Services is passionate about helping older New Zealanders to get the most out of life. Our strong caring ethics, dedication and respect are valued by people at some of the most vulnerable times in their lives – so trust is intrinsic to the way we work.
Updated: 18 Jul 2014
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
A range of activities happen each day on an individual and group level which changes on a regular basis. We cater for people's special interests and hobbies. It is important to us that you live your day your way.
Updated: 18 Jul 2014
Additional Information
Additional Information
Details re Meals Our menus are dietitian approved and cater to individual preferences and requirements.
Staffing Details Broadview meets all recommended staffing levels for residential care.
Associated Complexes We are part of Bupa Care Services, a specialist aged care provider. Bupa Care Services also has retirement villages, medical alarms and rehab services available.
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include A government subsidy may be available for part or all of your care.
Updated: 18 Jul 2014
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
English Yes
Fijian Yes
Fijian Indian Yes
Hindi Yes
Interpreter Yes We can access this service as required.
Maori - Te Reo Yes
Sign Language Yes We have a staff member who communicates by sign language and is an instructor.
Updated: 18 Jul 2014
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes
Christian Yes
Inter denominational Yes Monthly service on site.
Roman Catholic Yes Communion every Sunday at our Home.
(Other comments) Yes We are able to accomodate our residents spiritual needs as requested.
Updated: 18 Jul 2014
Public Transport 0.00 km Taxis can be ordered & facility van available
Shops 2.00 km
Mall 5.00 km Town Centre
Parks 3.00 km Numerous parks are nearby
Library 5.00 km City Library - we have a lot of books available on site which are regularly exchanged.
Updated: 18 Jul 2014
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
CareerForce Yes All caregivers are expected to complete CSSITO Training and attend fortnightly inservices.
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Core Competencies) Yes
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Residential) Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes The audit is available on the Bupa website www.bupa.co.nz
CareerForce Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available.
Updated: 29 Aug 2014