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Kapiti Retirement Trust - Sevenoaks-Midlands Gardens - The Lodge

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Vacancy
Yes
Name
Kapiti Retirement Trust - Sevenoaks-Midlands Gardens
Category
Hospital Care
Address
Lodge Drive
Paraparaumu Beach
Paraparaumu
Postal Address
Lodge Drive, Paraparaumu 5032
DHB
Capital & Coast
Phone
(04) 297 0116
Fax
(04) 297 0985
Email
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Web
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Personnel
Manager
Wendy Huston (CEO) Cynthia Tarrant (Mgr) - (04) 297 0116
Owner
Kapiti Retirement Trust
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Description
Kapiti Retirement Trust is the oldest and largest NFP in the Kapiti Region. It has been operating for almost 60 years. The Lodge the Trust's aged care hospital holds the coveted 4 year MOH Certification & is known for the delivery of individualised, quality care. Profits from the Trust's Retirement Village, Sevenoaks-Midlands Gardens are used to provide additional resources in the Lodge including the provision of staffing ratios which are the envy of many other aged care facilities.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 1 Nov 2016
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care40
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyNo
The Matai Wing has beds available for short term stay - respite, palliative and convalescent care for resthome or hospital level care.
Impending vacancyYes - We have respite beds available
Updated: 25 Jul 2017
Personnel
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes
Enrolled Nurse Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes
Physiotherapist 4 Yes A Physiotherapist is also available for consultation as required.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes The Lifestyle and Leisure team develop a monthly activities programme. This includes one-on-one activities with residents, utilising the many interests and availability of a large number of volunteers.
Hairdresser Yes
Podiatrist Yes
Dietitian Negotiable
Accredited Visitors Yes
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes
Other Personnel Yes The Trust is fortunate to have a team of more than 60 volunteers from the community who come in and spend time with residents.
Updated: 1 Nov 2016
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Specialised Dementia Care Yes
Clinical Manager Yes
Updated: 30 Aug 2010
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes The Lodge at Sevenoaks also has a specialist 24/7 respite wing, Matai Wing. Available to those who have a respite allocation or private pay. Clients come from throughout Wellington Region and beyond. Modern environment with individualised rooms & gardens
Carer Support Yes Also on site at Sevenoaks is the Nikau Club. This boutique day respite unit accommodates up to 10 members daily with a hot two-course meal served midday. It operates Mon-Thursday and the daily programme is customised to meet the interests of club members.
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes As well as for respite care, rooms in the Matai Wing can also be booked for private pay convalescence care following discharge from hospital or after a period of ill-health.
Booking can be made in advance Yes yes - in the Matai Wing, up to six months in advance
Updated: 1 Nov 2016
Features
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes
Ensuite No Some rooms open into bathrooms and the palliative care suite has its own ensuite.
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes This can be organised
Residents Committee Yes
Newsletter Yes There is a series of regular communicaton newsletters to residents and in the case of the continuing care hospital, to families.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Outings Yes
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes
Updated: 8 Nov 2010
Special Features
Special Features
The entire Lodge (the continuing care unit, including a 12 bed level 3 dementia wing) has been extended and completely upgraded. All hospital level and short term care rooms have flat screen televisions, customised storage facilities and telephones are available. High speed broadband is available at no cost. Rooms in two wings open into garden areas. A premium charge applies to a number of rooms. This is based on aspect and size of the room.
Updated: 1 Nov 2016
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
The Lodge has a large team of volunteers who work individually with residents to support them in a wide variety of activities. There is a weekly activities programme which is rich in variety. Music plays a strong part in activities on offer.
Updated: 30 Aug 2010
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
English Yes
Updated: Unknown
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes
Christian Yes
Inter denominational Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Updated: 17 Sep 2009
Distances
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Public Transport 0.00 km Outside main gate, and courtesy bus to Coastlands twice a week.
Shops 1.00 km Kapiti landing, Paraparaumu Beach. Supermarket 400m from Sevenoaks entrance
Mall 2.00 km Coastlands
Parks 0.00 km walkway around private lake in the village and numerous garden retreats on site.
Library 2.00 km To the Paraparaumu public library. Also library on site with books and puzzles freely available to all residents. The Lifestyle & Leisure Team also operate a magazine trolley library for Lodge residents and take this to the residents' rooms.
Updated: 1 Nov 2016
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
Care Association New Zealand Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Registered Retirement Village? Yes
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes
Care Association New Zealand New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Registered Retirement Village? Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)
Updated: 12 Jan 2017

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