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7 Hospital Road
Te Kuiti
Te Kuiti 3910
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Katie Payne
The Hillview Trust Inc.
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Welcome to Hillview. We are a rest home and hospital set up to meet the needs of the elderly within our community. Allowing people the opportunity to enjoy time with their families and friends and remain connected to the community, while we meet their daily needs, is what we are here for.

Care is provided by our whole team from the front desk to the kitchen and nursing staff. We aim to provide an interesting activities programme that caters for all our residents different interests and needs and also makes our home inviting and special to those whose care we have been entrusted with.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Contract with Te Whatu OraYes
ORA Applies No
Updated: 26 Jan 2017
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Detail Status
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 21
Vacancy Soon
All enquiries welcome and held on file in the event of a room becoming available.
Impending vacancy Yes
Short stay considered Yes
Premium Accommodation Charges No
MOH Certification and Audit Report View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)
Extra admission requirements due to COVID-19 No
Updated: 1 Mar 2024
Type Hours Per Week Status Details
Registered Nurse Yes
Enrolled Nurse Yes
Diversional Therapist Yes
Activities Co-ordinator Yes
Hairdresser Yes
Podiatrist Yes
Kaumatua Yes
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes
Updated: 26 Jan 2017
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise Status Details
Oxygen Management Yes
Palliative Care (Contracted) Yes
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advice Yes Continence Care
Stomal Therapy Yes Stomal Care
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes Stroke Care
Infection Control Yes
Clinical Management Yes Brenda Tata
Updated: 26 Jan 2017
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay Status Details
Respite Yes
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes
Updated: 26 Jan 2017
Feature Status Details
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Residents are encouraged to personalise their rooms with their own belongings
Single Rooms Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes Happy hour is held every Friday evening in the lounge.
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Palliative Care Contract Yes
Whānau Room Yes
Māori Kaupapa Yes
Residents Committee Yes Meeting held monthly, with Managment responses as appropriate.
Newsletter Yes Monthly newsletter, circulated in the home and community.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Rural Setting Yes
Smoking Permitted Yes In outside designated area only
Updated: 26 Jan 2017
Special Features
Special Features
Hillview is a community owned and run by a community trust. Friends of Hillview, provide a formal fundraising and volunteer support network. They make a valuable contribution both financially and volunteer time to the Home. The Board bring their professional skills and local knowledge of the community’s needs to their Governance role.

Hillview appreciates the supportive community that it belongs to. People bring in their homegrown produce, their time and their skills to make the residents feel special and connected to the community.
Updated: 26 Jan 2017
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Aromatherapy, Breakfast in bed, Bowls, Board games, Care and Craft, Church, Classical Music, Craft, Electric beds, Happy Hour, Indoor Games, Jigsaw, Massage, Music, Reading, Sky TV
Updated: 26 Jan 2017
Additional Information
Additional Information
Topic Details
What's included in your fees and what's not Please contact Management for details
Staffing qualifications and details Staffing details Having good staffing levels is recognized as being important at Hillview. There is a registered nurse on site 24/7 and an enrolled nurse daily. The Te Kuiti Medical Centre provides good continuity of medical care with a long standing relationship between the doctors and the Home. The team are committed to providing kind and empathic care and an interesting environment. Hillview is committed to providing ongoing training to all of its team. Careerforce training assists all untrained staff to meet care standards and provides knowledge and education. The nurses are part of the professional development programme and household staff are provided with ongoing training.
Details about meals Our residents enjoy fresh food that is in season. A motivated kitchen team provide an interesting menu that combines a variety of new meals like butter chicken with the old favourites like roasts. Special dietary needs and personal preferences are catered for.
Updated: 26 Jan 2017
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
Language Status Details
English Yes
Filipino Yes
Gujarati Yes
Hindi Yes
Māori - Te Reo Yes
Updated: 26 Jan 2017
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations Status Details
Anglican Yes
Christian Yes
Jehovah Witness Yes
Methodist Yes
Presbyterian Yes
Updated: 26 Jan 2017
Location Distance Details
Public Transport 0.50 Km
Shops 0.50 Km
Parks 0.50 Km
Library 0.50 Km
Updated: 26 Jan 2017

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