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Lexham Gardens

At a glance
Vacancy
Yes
Name
Lexham Gardens
Category
Hospital
Address
304 Sandringham Road
Sandringham
Auckland 1025
Postal Address
Same as above
Region
Auckland
Phone
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Fax
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Mobile
View Mobile Number
Email
View Email Address
Web
Visit Website
Personnel
Manager
Jaspreet Sandhu - 0272642743
Owner
NZ Aged Care Services
Clinical Nurse
Maka Rakai - 09 847 9153
Other services
Photos
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Visitors as usual (but not if you're unwell or recently returned from overseas)
Lexham Gardens Rest Home and Hospital is a modern facility that has been carefully designed to create a home for our residents who are looked after by professional and caring staff.
Set amongst attractive gardens with a great central location, close to St.Lukes shopping centre.

We are committed to provide excellent care for each individual and these are provided by a dedicated team of health professionals. We assist every resident in our facility to maintain a calm, dignified quality of life in a secure, caring, home-like environment that is respectful of privacy and recognises individuality.


Lexham Gardens Rest Home and Hospital is built around a central garden area and has a main lounge, quiet lounge, large dining room and dedicated activities area.

Situated up a quiet right-of-way the home is away from the road and allows ample room for the residents to walk around safely.

We look forward to welcoming you at Lexham Gardens Rest Home and Hospital.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Detail Status
Contract with Te Whatu Ora Yes
Certification Yes
ORA Applies No

Updated: 11 Nov 2020

Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Detail Status
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 30
Vacancy Yes
Very happy to show you our beautiful facility and talk about your needs. Respite care available with pre booking option. Day care availableWe have suitable rooms available for couples ( husband and wife)
Impending vacancy Yes - room available for couples
Short stay considered Yes
Premium Accommodation Charges Some Rooms as at 16 May 2024
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: 12 Jul 2024

Personnel
Personnel
Type Hours Per Week Status Details
Registered Nurse Yes 1 Clinical Nurse Manager and 24 hour Registered nurses. These nurses have vast experience in older age care, mental health nursing and quality systems
Nurse Practitioner No Available on request as a community visit
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes NZQA Qualified, Stable, dedicated team of staff. Caregivers each shift as per MOH Requirements.
Physiotherapist Yes We are able to arrange this service
Occupational Therapist Yes OT visits arranged as required
Social Worker (on site) Negotiable As required
Diversional Therapist 40 Hours Yes We have a motivational therapist with a healthcare diploma. Our Diversional Therapist/Activities coordinator is a trained Diversional therapist and is on site 5 days per week. Our Activities programme incorporates one-to-one activities, group sessions and day trips.
Hairdresser Yes Our hairdresser visits as required basis and provides a great service at a reasonable price.
Podiatrist Yes Visits every 6 weeks
Dietitian Yes All menus are dietitian approved. Our dietitian is available for general advice and oversight of specialised needs.
Accredited Visitors Yes Volunteers from various backgrounds.
Kaumatua Yes Available on request
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Catholic communion every Friday morning. Anglican Communion every 2nd Tues morning
Other Personnel Yes Facility Manager and Clinical Manager on-site 5 days a week and on-call 24/7. A wide range of entertainers - Allied Health Professional as needed - A GP who visits regularly and is also available on-call.

Updated: 21 Jun 2024

Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise Status Details
Oxygen Management Yes Trained and Qualified Registered Nurses on site 24/7 to provide this level of Care.
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management Yes Trained and Qualified Registered Nurses on site 24/7 to provide this level of Care.
Bariatric (Care of the very overweight) Yes
Palliative Care (Contracted) Yes on site
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes RN's and caregivers are trained by Mercy Hospice to provide excellent palliative care.
IV Antibiotic Capability No Dialysis services are arranged by ADHB.
Wound Care Yes Registered Nurses receive annual training from wound care specialists in this area.
Diabetic Care Yes We are able to care for all levels of diabetes and our menu has a range of options for those who need a special diet.
Continence Advice Yes All staff are trained by Incontinence specialist
Stomal Therapy Yes All staff are trained by Nurse specialist.
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes We provide support for residents who have had a stroke.
ACC Rehabilitation Yes on site
Tracheotomy Care Yes
Spinal Injuries Care Yes Trained RNs
Infection Control Yes Trained RN's on site 24/7 for this Role.
Surgical Followup Yes We are able to care for people following surgery. ACC short term clients welcome.
Psychiatric Care Yes Mental Health Services for the Older Person(MHSOP) team available as required.
Clinical Management Yes Clinical Nurse Leader available on site 5 days a week and On-Call 24/7.
Other Specialties Yes

Updated: 21 Jun 2024

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 Respite residents welcome, on a regular or casual basis. We specialise in helping you take that short break while knowing your family member is happy and well cared for.
Carer Support Yes Let's discuss how we can partner to support you and your family.
Other Short Stay Programme Yes We will do our best in meeting your needs. So, talk to us today about your special situation and see how we can help.
High Care Needs Yes Our staff are skilled and able to support all levels of care with expertise and caring.
Subsidised Yes If you need help with a subsidy application please discuss this with us so we can support you to do this.
Private Paying Yes
Booking can be made in advance Yes Subject to bed availability.

Updated: 21 Jun 2024

Features
Features
Feature Status Details
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Yes you can bring your own items so that your room feels like home but we suggest discussing this with us so we can make sure it is suitable for us to look after you and keep our staff safe too.
Single Rooms Yes 46
Shared Rooms Yes We have four rooms that can be shared.
Rooms suitable for a couple Yes We have four double rooms on our site.
Ensuite Yes All rooms have own toilet ensuite, with 22 rooms full shower ensuites.
Alcohol Permitted Yes Alcohol is permitted in moderation if your doctor confirms it will not cause you any ill effects or interactions with any medications you may need to take.
Pets In Residence Yes We have a cat in-house.
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes Please discuss this with us when you visit.
Phone Access In Own Room Yes This can be arranged at your cost.
Wifi Yes Wifi is available throughout the facility.
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes Heating is controlled throughout the building but windows and doors can be opened in each room to adjust the temperature and air flow.
Cater for under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes We have some lovely areas you can choose from to sit and relax in.
Gay / LGBT IQ Friendly Yes Everyone is welcome to join our Lexham Gardens family.
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes We are happy to provide short term support and/or monitoring
Provide End of Life/Palliative Care Yes It is our privilege to care for people in the last days of their lives. We have a strong relationship with hospice services and staff to assist us in this care.
Outings Yes Our residents regularly go out and about as part of our activities program. This could be to the mall, a cafe, the beach or a show.
Whānau Room No We don't have a separate room but we are happy to accommodate family and there are several small lounge areas that can be used when needed.
Māori Kaupapa Yes
Residents Committee No We don't have a residents committee but we do have a residents meeting each month where everyone is welcome to come and join in.
Newsletter Yes Yes we like to keep everyone up to date with what is happening in our Lexham Gardens community.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes Our staff are all trained in managing challenging behaviours and how to deescalate any arising situations that develop.
Confused Residents Yes Staff well qualified and experienced in this field. Annual training Provided.
Rural Setting No We are back off the road with lovely gardens and an open outdoor space for our residents and families to enjoy.
Smokers Room Yes We have a designated smoking area for our residents to use.
Smoking Permitted Yes Residents are allowed to smoke in the designated area on site so that everyone is kept safe.

Updated: 21 Jun 2024

Special Features
Special Features
Health Innovation award 2007 for "Excellence in Treatment"

Luxury Courtyard/Garden Rooms have full shower and toilet ensuite with ranchsliders out to courtyard or garden.

Deluxe rooms have full toilet ensuite.

Weekly coach trips

Stable secure, well-trained staff

Updated: 21 Jun 2024

Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Age Concern, Aromatherapy, Art, BBQ, Big print books, Bingo, Blind Foundation, Board games, Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Canine friends, Care and Craft, Children, Church, Classical Music, Communicare, Concerts, Cooking, Craft, Dancing, Digital camera, Electric beds, Email, Entertainers, Entertainment, Exercises, Fax, Flower arranging, Games, Garden, Gardening, Golden Oldies, Happy Hour, dancing, Indoor Games, Jigsaw, Library, Internet, Massage, Movies, Music, Newspaper reading, Outings, Park, , Pianist, Picnic facilities, Quizzes, Reading, Vegetarian, Senior Citizens, Shopping, Sing-a-longs, Singing, Videos

Updated: 21 Jun 2024

Additional Information
Additional Information
Topic Details
What's included in your fees and what's not Please refer to the Facility Manager for these details as fees vary.
Staffing qualifications and details Low staff turnover Comprehensive training and education provided for all staff Loyal and committed staff RN on-site 24/7 Dedicated and long serving caregivers
Details about meals National Weekly menus Specialised diets Vegetarian Summer and Winter menus Continental breakfast with wide range of choice Main meal at midday Dinner at 5pm with soup Morning and afternoon tea with homebaking brought to all residents. Supper is at 7pm nightly
Visitor information Please check our Information Pack available at the reception.
Internet access Internet available all around the Facility.
Transport Resident Transport available for any Appointments and Outings.

Updated: 21 Jun 2024

Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
Language Status Details
Afrikaans Yes
Arabic Yes
Cantonese Yes
Chinese Yes
Chinese dialect Yes
Cook Island Maori Yes
English Yes
Fijian Yes
Fijian Indian Yes
Filipino Yes
Gujarati Yes
Hindi Yes
Interpreter Yes We are able to arrange for interpreter services if required
Malayalam Yes
Mandarin Yes
Niuean Yes
Punjabi Yes
Samoan Yes
Spanish Yes
Sri Lankan Yes
Tagalog Yes
Tamil Yes
Telugu Yes
Tongan Yes
Urdu Yes
Vietnamese Yes

Updated: 21 Jun 2024

Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations Status Details
Anglican Yes An Anglican service is held on site on the second Tuesday of each month.
Christian Yes
Inter denominational Yes
Roman Catholic Yes A catholic service is held on site each Friday.
(Other comments) Yes All religions are welcome and all affiliated visitors are welcome.

Updated: 11 Nov 2020

Ethnic Diets
Ethnic Diets
Ethnic Diet Status Details
Vegan Yes
Vegetarian Yes

Updated: 21 Jun 2024

Distances
Distances
Location Distance Details
Public Transport 0.00 Km Bus stops at end of drive. Train station 1.5km walk
Shops 0.50 Km Petrol station which has minimart. Sandringham shopping centre is just down the road
Mall 1.00 Km St Lukes mall is just a short distance away.
Parks 0.50 Km Gribblehurst park and playground Eden Park 2km down the road
Library Mobile library visits every 2nd Friday morning

Updated: 21 Jun 2024

Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RC Status Details
Care Association New Zealand Yes
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes
Aged Care Association New Zealand (ACA) Yes
Care Association New Zealand Aged Care Association New Zealand (ACA)

Updated: 21 Jun 2024


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