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Merivale Retirement Village - Silverdale Continuing Care

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Vacancy
Yes
Name
Merivale Retirement Village
Category
Hospital Care
Address
60 Browns Rd
Merivale
North West
Christchurch 8014
Postal Address
60 Browns Road, Merivale
DHB
Canterbury
Phone
(03) 375 4117
Fax
(03) 355 2022
Mobile
021971482
Email
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Web
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Facebook
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Personnel
Manager
Jenny Stokes - 03 375 4117
Owner
Jenny & Chris Stokes - 03 375 4117
Sales
Jenny Stokes - 021 993943
Development
Chris Stokes - 027 221 3205
Nurse Manager
Sarah Skinner - 03 375 4390
Other services
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Description
To provide the people of Canterbury with a care facility offering the highest standard of care while making every endeavour to ensure the residents of the village maintain their independence and dignity. To respect their privacy, identity and their individual needs. To fulfill their physical, spiritual, cultural and emotional needs. To provide a secure, caring and happy environment.
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Additional Room CostsUnknown
Updated: 19 Sep 2012
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care35
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyYes
We currently have no vacancies in Silverdale Hospital. Our staff are experienced in all facets of gerentological nursing and palliative care and would welcome enquiries. Please contact our Nurse Manager, Sarah on 03 375-4117.Our business hours are: Monday to Friday 8am-5pm.
Impending vacancyYes
Updated: 23 May 2017
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse 208 Yes 24 hour Registered Nurse Care
Enrolled Nurse 45.5 Yes
Physiotherapist Yes Regular physiotherapy available
Occupational Therapist Yes Access to Occupational Therapist
Diversional Therapist Yes
Activities Co-ordinator 25 Yes
Hairdresser Yes All day Wednesday. Located in our Family Lounge. We also have a manicurist available every alternate Wednesday.
Podiatrist Yes
Dietitian Yes Access to Dietitian
Kaumatua Yes Access to Kaumatua
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Access to Catholic and Anglican Services
Updated: 19 Mar 2013
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management Yes
Oxygen Management Yes
Wound Care Yes Ready access to community specialists plus experience within our own staff
Diabetic Care Yes Ready access to the Resources at the Diabetics Centre
Continence Advisor Yes Ready access to Nurse Maude service
Infection Control Yes
Stomal Therapist Yes Experienced RN's & access to Community Specialists
Psychiatric Care Yes Ready access to Community Psych specialists
Stroke Rehabilitation No Our focus is maintenance in support of the Rehab unit at PMH
Gerontological Care Yes
Clinical Manager Yes
Other Nursing Specialities Yes Access to Nurse Maude & PMH Speciality teams
Other Post Graduate Specialities Yes Our Registered Nurses between them cover many and varied areas and work as a multi disciplinary team.
Updated: 19 Sep 2012
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: 19 Mar 2013
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Palliative Care Contract Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes
Ensuite Yes
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes The hospital has 1 x cat called Lily.
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room No The rooms are individually temperature controlled, so can be adjusted to suit.
Residents Committee No We hold monthly residents meetings in Silverdale.
Newsletter Yes A quarterly relatives newsletter is being introduced at the end of February.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Outings Yes
Smoking Permitted No An outside designated smoking area is available.
Sprinklers Yes
Updated: 19 Sep 2012
Special Features
Our Silverdale Hospital is a small 35 bed unit with a intimate family feel.
Updated: 19 Sep 2012
Interests & Activities
Bridge, cards etc interdenominational church services, electric beds, exercises, extensive gardens around the complex, weekly happy hour, indoor games, library, gas log fire, meal options, music, newspaper reading, quizzes, shopping, SkyTV, videos, outings, BBQ, Chapel.
Updated: 19 Sep 2012
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Details re Meals Main meal - evening - SET MENU - 4 weekly cycle
Staffing Details 24 hour Nursing Care
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Hairdressing, Dry cleaning, Podiatry (unless prescribed), Non-essential medications, Subscriptions, Manicurist. Please do not hesitate to ask if you have any questions.
Updated: 19 Sep 2012
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
English Yes
Updated: 19 Sep 2012
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes Regular service held
Christian Yes Fortnightly Catholic prayer meeting
Inter denominational Yes
Updated: 19 Sep 2012
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Public Transport 0.50 km Somme St entrance to the village
Shops 0.50 km Merivale shopping centre
Mall 0.50 km Merivale
Parks 0.10 km
Library 0.50 km Fendalton/Papanui
Updated: 19 Sep 2012
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)
Updated: 19 Sep 2012

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