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Maniototo Health Service Ltd (SDHB) Area Regional Hospitals

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Vacancy
No
Name
Maniototo Health Service Ltd (SDHB) Area Regional Hospitals
Category
Hospital Care
Address
41 Pery Street
Maniototo District
Ranfurly
Postal Address
Same as above
DHB
Southern (Otago)
Phone
(03) 444 9420
Fax
(03) 444 9663
Email
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Web
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Personnel
Manager
Geoff Foster - (03) 444 9420
Owner
Maniototo Health Services Ltd. - (03) 444 9420
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Description
Maniototo Health Services Ltd is a small rural hospital and rest home situated in the beautiful Maniototo town of Ranfurly.
The modern facility, completed in 2019, has the capacity for 25 Rest Home and Hospital Level Residents. In addition we also have 6 Acute Medical beds. These services are overseen by our local GP, or PRIME Nurse when the GP is unavailable.
Our General Manager and Clinical Nurse Managers lead a team of dedicated staff to oversee the care of our Residents.
Our stable, dedicated and hard-working staff take pride in the attention and personal care that they give to our Residents. All our staff have completed the CareerForce (Aged Care Education) training programme or are in the process of completing their qualification. We also employ a District Nursing Team, Occupational Therapist and Physiotherapist for community and inpatient care.
Attached to the facility, is a Community Health Services wing. This houses the Medical Centre as well as other services including a Dental Surgery, Radiology, Massage, Well Child and Plunket Room and Outpatient Rooms for Surgical Consultation.
It is our philosophy at Maniototo Health Services Ltd to promote a quality lifestyle for our Residents in a safe, comfortable, supportive environment, encouraging them to maintain their independence. All Residents are treated as individuals, shown patience, dignity and respect.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
ORA Applies No
Updated: 6 Apr 2010
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 12
Vacancy No
Impending vacancy No
Premium Room Charges No
MOH Certification and Audit Report View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)
Updated: 18 Sep 2020
Testimonials
Testimonials
The organisation has adopted a quality approach towards service delivery and incorporating quality into all aspects of care. There is a robust quality and risk management system in place that is implemented and monitored and this generates improvements in practice and service delivery. - HDAuditing report 2012
Updated: 26 Jun 2012
Personnel
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse 24 hours Yes On all shifts
Nurse Practitioner No PRIME (Primary Response in a Medical Emergency)Nurses provide cover in the absence of a Doctor. PRIME is another specialised rural service.
Enrolled Nurse Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes
Physiotherapist Yes 1-2 days a week
Occupational Therapist Yes 1 day a week
Social Worker (on site) No By referral
Activities Co-ordinator Yes 5 days a week
Hairdresser Yes Hairdresser visits every 6-8 weeks. Alternatively an appointment can be arranged at the local hairdresser.
Podiatrist Yes Foot Care Nurse visits 6-weekly or more regularly if required
Dietitian Yes By referral
Accredited Visitors Yes Church and community groups
Kaumatua Yes By appointment
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Visiting clergy
Updated: 5 Aug 2020
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
Oxygen Management Yes
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management Yes
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
IV Antibiotic Capability Yes
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advice Yes
Stomal Therapy Yes
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes
ACC Rehabilitation Yes By arrangement
Infection Control Yes Infection Control Team regularly meet with Otago/Southland Infection Control Nurses
Surgical Followup Yes
Primary Rural Health Care Yes Medical Centre attached to facility
Community Health Yes
Clinical Management Yes
Updated: 5 Aug 2020
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes
Carer Support Yes
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes
Booking can be made in advance Yes
Updated: 26 Jun 2012
Features
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Very welcome
Single Rooms Yes As single rooms become available
Shared Rooms Yes
Rooms suitable for a couple Yes
Connecting Rooms Yes
Ensuite Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes Residents are able to have a drink, when desired, however this is monitored where medically required. We have a Happy Hour on a Thursday
Pets In Residence No We have a resident cat
Phone Access In Own Room Yes Telephones are available in each room. A direct dial number can be arrange for a fee
Wifi Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Cater for under 65 yrs with Disability Yes Available
Lounges/seating areas Yes Large lounge as well as quiet lounge and sun rooms
Palliative Care Contract Yes Provided on individual basis
Day Programme for day stay clients Yes Available
Outings Yes As part of the Activities Program and by special arrangement
Newsletter Yes Monthly newsletter sent to Resident's families
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes However, the premises are not secure
Rural Setting Yes Large spacious grounds, spectacular mountainous scenery
Updated: 5 Aug 2020
Special Features
Special Features
A high resident/staffing level is maintained and registered nurses are involved in the care and observation of all residents.

The facility is part of a larger service including acute medical inpatient beds, Medical Centre and attached Community Health Services wing including, Dental Surgery, Radiology, Well Child and Plunket Rooms, Strengthening Families, Outpatient Consultation Rooms and Massage services.

Maniototo Health Service is funded by the District Health Board to provide broad based medical care and supported by many local community groups.
Updated: 5 Aug 2020
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Big print books, Housie, Bowls, Cards, Children, Exercises, Games, Happy Hour, Internet, Jigsaw, Library Service, Music, Movies, Newspaper reading, Outings, Quizzes, Sing-a-longs, Sky TV, Pet Therapy, Themed Evenings, Volunteer Visitors
Updated: 5 Aug 2020
Additional Information
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Details about Meals Dietitian planned, four-weekly rotating summer and winter menu. Lunch and dinner meals served in the dining room.
Staffing Qualifications and Details Registered Nurses and Enrolled Nurses/Hospital Aides on all shifts.
Associated Complexes Attached to the facility is a Community Health Services wing. This houses the Medical Centre as well as other services including a Dentist Surgery, Radiology, Massage, Well Child and Plunket Room and Outpatient Rooms for Surgical Consultation.
What's included in your fees and what's not Covered for within the fees: Full board and lodgings Personal hygiene facilities and care Personal grooming services Care planning. Services not included in fees: Optical services, Audiology services, Dental services, Legal & financial services, Hairdressing services, Dry cleaning, Transport, Individualized equipment, Specialty entertainment fees (e.g. orchestra or show), Toothpaste, Shampoo, Soap and other personal care items for individual use
Updated: 5 Aug 2020
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
English Yes
Filipino Yes Interpreter available on staff
Other Information Yes Access to Interpreter Services through SDHB
Updated: 5 Aug 2020
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Inter denominational Yes Owing to isolation and small population, services offered are interdenominational through a visiting preacher
Roman Catholic Yes Catholic Priest visits
Updated: 5 Aug 2020
Distances
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Shops 1.00 km Transport by hospital car + Van
Parks 0.50 km Several parks and gardens. Car or wheelchair trip
Library   In House Service and requests.
Updated: 5 Aug 2020
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RCStatusDetails
CareerForce Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
CareerForce New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA)
Updated: 5 Aug 2020

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

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