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At a glance
Vacancy
Yes
Name
Cairnfield House
Category
Hospital Care
Address
52 - 60 Jack Street
Whangarei
Postal Address
PO Box 1478. Whangarei
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
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 8 Jan 2016
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care35
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyNo
Impending vacancyYes
Updated: 28 Mar 2017
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 Monday - Friday
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: 8 Jan 2016
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care’ Yes As required
Oxygen Management Yes Oxygen therapy nurse from DHB comes as required.
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes As required
Continence Advisor Yes As required
Infection Control Yes As required
Stomal Therapist Yes As required
Psychiatric Care Yes As required
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes As required
Tracheotomy Care Yes As required
Dialysis Yes Access through the DHB
Gerontological Care Yes Geriatrition, Physician and Geriantologist specialist nurse working in the facility on a weekly basis.
Urology Yes As required
Community Health Yes As required
Clinical Manager Yes On site daily
Psychiatrist Yes As required
Updated: 8 Jan 2016
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes Available
Carer Support or other Short Stay Yes Available
Advance bookings taken Yes Anytime
Subsidised service Yes Available to assist family with documentation
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 8 Jan 2016
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes We hold a Y.P.D (young person disability) licence
Day Care No We can provide private Day Care for either a half day or full day, meals provided and activities programme.
Rooms (Single) Yes Small and large rooms available.
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes Double rooms available for married couples.
Ensuite Yes Shared ensuites available in certain rooms
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Residents personalise their room to their own taste. For those who do not wish this, we provide all furnishings.
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.
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
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.
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.
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
Sprinklers Yes
Updated: 8 Jan 2016
Special Features
New Petanque Court - opened December 2010. "Winners of Northland elderly idol competition 2010".
Updated: 8 Jan 2016
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
TopicDetails
Details re Meals Extensive dietary menu audited by certified dietition catering for all appetites.
Staffing Details Registered nurses on site 24/7 days per week.
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include As per DHB contract extra services available.
Updated: 8 Jan 2016
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 AffiliationsStatusDetails
Inter denominational Yes
Updated: 8 Jan 2016
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 & MembershipStatusDetails
Eldernet Subscription Bronze Yes
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

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