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Vacancy
Yes
Name
Cairnfield House
Category
Hospital Care
Address
52 - 60 Jack Street
Whangarei
Postal Address
PO Box 1478
Whangarei 0140
DHB
Northland
Phone
(09) 437 0186
Fax
(09) 437 2890
Email
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Web
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Personnel
Manager
Lesley Middleton - 09-4370186
Owner
Ativas Limited - 09-4370186
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Description
Cairnfield House Where Quality and Loving Care is Assured
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
ORA Applies No
Updated: 8 Jan 2016
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 61
Vacancy Yes
Brand New Large Spacious fully furnished rooms with shared onsuite with one other room, double glazing, air conditioning in summer and warmth in winter
Impending vacancy No
Additional Room CostsYes
MOH Certification and Audit Report View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)
Updated: 24 Jun 2019
Personnel
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse 7 days Yes
Enrolled Nurse Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes
Physiotherapist 0.00 Yes As required
Diversional Therapist Yes 7 days week part time shared roll
Activities Co-ordinator Yes 7 days week part time shared roll
Hairdresser Yes Weekly
Podiatrist Yes 6 weekly
Dietitian Yes
Accredited Visitors Yes Blind foundation, SPCA, Salvation Army,
Kaumatua Yes
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes
Other Personnel Yes
Updated: 14 Feb 2018
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
Oxygen Management Yes Oxygen therapy nurse from DHB comes as required.
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes As required
Dialysis Yes Access through the DHB
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes As required
Continence Advice Yes As required
Stomal Therapy Yes As required
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes As required
Tracheotomy Care Yes As required
Infection Control Yes As required
Psychiatric Care Yes As required
Community Health Yes As required
Clinical Management Yes On site daily
Updated: 8 Jan 2016
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes Available
Carer Support Yes Available
Subsidised Yes Available to assist family with documentation
Private Paying Yes
Booking can be made in advance Yes Anytime
Updated: 8 Jan 2016
Features
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Residents personalise their room to their own taste. For those who do not wish this, we provide all furnishings.
Single Rooms Yes Small and large rooms available.
Rooms suitable for a couple Yes Double rooms available for married couples.
Ensuite Yes Shared ensuites available in certain rooms
Alcohol Permitted Yes Happy hour provided once a week. Residents may have their own alcohol depending on health issues
Pets In Residence Yes Cats, birds and tropical fish.
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes Small pet negotiable
Phone Access In Own Room Yes At the residents own cost, but access to cordless resident phones
Resident can adjust heating in own room No Thermostatically controlled heaters are placed around the rest home and bedrooms, as well as under floor heating.
Cater for under 65 yrs with Disability Yes We hold a Y.P.D (young person disability) licence
Lounges/seating areas Yes A large sunny lounge allows us to screen movies on our overhead projector, sports games, America's Cup or the Melbourne Cup etc. A competitive indoor bowling team competes with other facilities We have plenty of shaded decking and outdoor seating areas.
Day Programme for day stay clients No We can provide private Day Care for either a half day or full day, meals provided and activities programme.
Outings Yes Courtesy van provided to take to a wide range of activities e.g. Ruakaka races, concerts, shopping, ballroom dancing, picnics, R.S.A etc. Total mobility taxi vouchers available.
Maori Kaupapa Yes As well as strong ties with the Maori community and easy access to our Kaumatua
Residents Committee Yes Committee meetings every two months and Resident meetings every alternate month, to discuss any issues
Family Committee Yes Family meetings are held with the Registered Nurse, Diversional Therapist, Lead Carer and Manager on an annual basis and as needed. Family input is valued and welcomed.
Newsletter Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Rural Setting No The facility is nestled amongst large native trees and subtropical flora and fauna with an extensive lawn area.
Smokers Room Yes Smokers room available
Smoking Permitted Yes only in designated smoking areas
Updated: 8 Jan 2016
Special Features
Special Features
New Petanque Court - opened December 2010. "Winners of Northland elderly idol competition 2010".
Updated: 8 Jan 2016
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Art, BBQ, Big print books, Billiards, Board games, Bowls, Bridge, Cards, Care and Craft, Craft, Dancing, Entertainers, Exercises, Games, Gardening, Happy Hour, Housie, Indoor Games, Jigsaw, Library, Minibus, Minigolf, Movies, Music, Outings, Pool table, Quizzes, RSA, Seat Aerobics, Shopping, Sing-a-longs, Sky TV, Videos
Updated: 8 Jan 2016
Additional Information
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Details about Meals Extensive dietary menu audited by certified dietition catering for all appetites.
Staffing Qualifications and Details Registered nurses on site 24/7 days per week.
What's included in your fees and what's not As per DHB contract extra services available.
Updated: 8 Jan 2016
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
Cantonese Yes
Chinese Yes
Chinese dialect Yes
English Yes
Filipino Yes
Maori - Te Reo Yes
Updated: 8 Jan 2016
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Inter denominational Yes
Updated: 8 Jan 2016
Distances
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Public Transport 0.00 km Public transport is at the gate.
Shops 0.00 km 300 metre walk to the local dairy
Mall 1.50 km Buses will stop at Kensington shopping complex where you have Post shop, Chemist, Ladies clothing retailer, Supermarket, cafes plus numerous other small retailers.
Parks 2.00 km Kensington park and stadium
Library   A mobile library arrives monthly to the facility
Updated: 8 Jan 2016
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RCStatusDetails
CareerForce Yes
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes
National Certificate in Support of the Older Person (not available after Dec 2010) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
Spark of Life Yes
Other details Yes ACC Tertiary level.
CareerForce New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available.
Updated: 8 Jan 2016

The Ministry of Health conducts regular audits of Residential Care Facilities. They can be found HERE.

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