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|Contract with DHB||Yes|
|Updated: 30 Jun 2015|
|Approximate number of beds at this level of care||8|
|enquires christine Dorsey 021457734|
|Premium Room Charges||No|
|MOH Certification and Audit Report||View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)|
|Updated: 25 Nov 2020|
|Type||Hours Per Week||Status||Details|
|Specialities or Areas of Expertise||Status||Details|
|End of Life/Palliative Care||Yes|
|Shared Rooms||Yes||Please see the details on our building programme.|
|Alcohol Permitted||Yes||We like people to enjoy their usual routines. This may include an evening drink etc. We ask that residents consult with the medical team in the first instance.|
|Negotiate To Bring Own Pet||No||This has proved to be too difficult to manage in the past (close proximity to 'Acute' area). Please talk to us if you would like a pet to visit occasionally.|
|Phone Access In Own Room||Yes||Portable phone is available for residents use.|
|Cater for under 65 yrs with Disability||Yes|
|Palliative Care Contract||No||However we do provide palliative care to the local community. Referal required from Community Health Nurses. In our new wing we will have two beds designated as hospice so will be able to offer this type of palliative care.|
|Day Programme for day stay clients||Yes||Residents enjoy the link with our extensive and active 'Day Care' programme.|
|Outings||Yes||As part of the 'Day Care' programme.|
|Maori Kaupapa||No||Although we consult widely with our Maori community.|
|Newsletter||Yes||Day Care and Hospital newsletter is published monthly.|
|Policy for management of challenging behaviour||Yes|
|Confused Residents||Yes||However this needs to be assessed on a case by case by basis.|
|Rural Setting||Yes||Located on the edge of picturesque Rawene township and harbour.|
|Smoking Permitted||Yes||We discourage smoking, however people may smoke in designated areas outside.|
|The new wing includes hospital and rest home rooms. These rooms are single and ensuited. There is provision for a shared room.|
|Updated: 20 Apr 2010|
DAY CARE PROGRAMME:
Our residents enjoy participating in our extensive and active 'Day Care' programme. The Day Care facility is located onsite and is attended by residents and folk from the local community. It is co-ordinated by our full time Diversional Therapist. The programme operates for 2 full days and 2-3 half days.
A large range of activities are provided from our spacious facilites. These activites include exercise music and craft. We have recently set up a computer suite where a part time special interests co-ordinator assists people with computer skills.
ACCESS TO OTHER SERVICES:
We access Age Concern through the Bay of Islands office.
The Alzhiemer's Society visit monthly on the 3rd Monday of the month.
The Arthritis Society field officer vists the area.
The local RSA is active.
Both the Kerikeri and Kaitia Stroke groups are active.
The Auxillary Women's Fellowship C.W.I. meets on the 3rd Monday of the month for those: with dementia, who have had a stroke and the frail elderly.
THE LOCAL COMMUNITY ALSO PROVIDES:
Dancing at Opononi RSA hall, entertainment at the hotel (eg pool club), resturants, bowls, Country and Western Club and Arts Society. There are garden circles at Omapare and Waimamaku. An Holistic Health Center is located in the township. A movie theatre is located in Kaikohe (45km). Activities for children in the area include weekly playcentre. Local primary school.
|What's included in your fees and what's not||Hairdresser, personal items, podiatrist, clothing.|
|Maori - Te Reo||Yes|
|Denominations/Faiths represented||Yes||Catholic, Baptist, Anglican.|
|Inter denominational||Yes||Interdenominational church services held.|
|Public Transport||0.03 Km||Fortnightly service to Kaikohe. 2 km to Ferry service (Rawene to Kohukohu - runs frequently each day). There is a cost for these services.|
|Shops||1.50 Km||Rawene township (includes: Dairy, Takeaway's, Chemist, 4 Square, Cafes/Resturants etc)|
|Library||1.50 Km||Rawene Public Library|
|Credentials & Membership RC||Status||Details|
|Other details||Yes||Owned and operated by Hauora Hokianga Trust in association with Northland District Health Board.|
The Ministry of Health conducts regular audits of Residential Care Facilities. They can be found HERE.