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Ranfurly Residential Care Centre

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Vacancy
Yes
Name
Ranfurly Residential Care Centre
Category
Hospital Care
Address
6 Monmouth Street
Feilding 4702
DHB
MidCentral
Phone
(06) 323 5050
Fax
(06) 323 2929
Email
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Web
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Personnel
Manager
Virginia Dyall-Kalidas - 06 3235050
Owner
Tom Brankin
Facility Manager
Sharon Matthews-Smith
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Description
Ranfurly Residential Care Centre (RRCC) is a purpose built aged residential care facility at 6 Monmouth Street Feilding. We pride ourselves on delivering quality care.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Additional Room CostsNo
Updated: 31 Dec 2013
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care63
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyYes
Please call for us for more details.
Impending vacancyYes - See vacancy details
Updated: 18 Aug 2017
Personnel
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes Registered Nurse on duty at all times
Enrolled Nurse Yes Experienced EN's are part of our Qualified Nursing Team and alongside RN's
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes We have a large team of Care Givers who support the Qualified Nursing team and ensure the high standard of care delivery. All care givers are either qualified or working towards their National Certificate of Residential Care.
Physiotherapist Negotiable As required. Unlimited access to the home. Regular monthly visits and staff training.
Occupational Therapist Negotiable As required. Unlimited access to the home.
Own Social Worker Negotiable As required. Unlimited access to the home.
Diversional Therapist Yes Monday to Friday - The two very experienced DT's ensure a wide variety of activities and entertainment is available to the residents This is varied to suit the changing needs of the residents.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes This role is carried out by our Diversional Therapists
Hairdresser Yes We have two regular hairdressers working from RRCC in our salon. If a resident's hairdresser wants to continue to do their hair, here then that is accomodated.
Podiatrist Yes Regular visits, bookings essential.
Dietitian Yes Assists with menu planning, staff education and reviewing residents as required.
Kaumatua Yes Not a Facility specific Kaumatua,we are able to access should this be a need for any residents.
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes As required, open access to resident. All rooms blessed prior to new admissions.
Other Personnel Negotiable Regular visits from the Hearing Association, the Foundation for the Blind. The RSA are also regulars. The District Nurses sometimes have residents that they attend and the experts from MidCentral Health provide staff edcuation on an as required basis.
Updated: 28 Jan 2016
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
Palliative Care Contract Yes We work closely with Aroanui Hospice to provide supportive Palliative care as required.
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes All staff trained in the LCP (Liverpool Care of the Dying Pathway). Sub cut syringe pump on site so no delays if this is required for resident comfort.
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management Yes We manage resident's with PEG feeding regularly. We do not manage naso gastric feeding tubes due to safety reasons.
IV Antibiotic Capability Yes Can refer and access as required. We work with the HITH team if residents require IV therapy.
Oxygen Management Yes Oxygen on site and available to any one who has that as part of their treatment plan.
Surgical Followup Yes Outpatient follow up can be easily arranged.
Wound Care Yes Qualified RN's working every shift. We manage a number of wounds and when we need specialist help we refer and access as required.
Diabetic Care Yes Qualified RN's working every shift. We are well educated and updated to manage diabetic care and when we need specialist help we refer and access as required.
Continence Advisor Yes Qualified RN's working every shift. We are well educated and updated to manage all areas of continence. When we need specialist help we refer and access as required.
Infection Control Yes Qualified RN's working every shift. We are well educated and updated in infection control matters and when we need specialist help we refer and access as required.
Stomal Therapist Yes Qualified RN's working every shift. We are well educated and updated to manage stoma care and when we need specialist help we refer and access as required.
Psychiatric Care Yes Can refer and access as required.
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes Qualified RN's working every shift. We are well educated and updated to manage stroke care and when we need specialist help we refer and access as required.
Tracheotomy Care Yes Can refer and access as required.
Dialysis Yes Can refer and access as required.
Specialised Dementia Care Yes We care for people with varying levels of Dementia with a variety of needs. We will soon be opening our Ranfurly Dementia Centre and be able to look after residents needing stage 3 (secure) care.
Gerontological Care Yes We have RN's with many years experience and education in Aged Care. Our Care Givers are all working through their Aged Care Qualifications with ACE and we are aiming to have 100% of our Care Givers qualified by July 2010.
Urology Yes Can refer and access as required.
Clinical Manager Yes Full time RN Facility Manager with strong Clinical and Health Management background and a commitment to care and caring. Also have a full time Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) who has many years of experience in Aged Care both nursing and management.
Other Nursing Specialities Yes We have access and referral capacity to all Nursing Specialists at MidCentral Health
Psychologist Yes Can refer and access as required.
Psychiatrist Yes Can refer and access as required.
Updated: 27 Dec 2013
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes We offer respite care but this does depend on bed vacancy. Please contact the Facility Manager for further information.
Carer Support Yes
Subsidised Yes We have a contract with the MoH to provide respite and daycare.
Private Paying Yes This is negotiated with individuals as required.
Booking can be made in advance Yes Essential to book - although can sometimes accommodate emergency booking based on bed availability.
Updated: 28 Jan 2016
Features
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes Yes we have a MOH contract to provide this.
Day Care Yes We provide day care and negotiate hours to suit the person.
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Palliative Care Contract Yes
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Whanau Room Yes Whanau/Family room provided - does not include sleeping facilities.
Rooms (Single) Yes All rooms are single rooms.
Rooms (Shared) No We have no shared rooms.
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes Yes we have four internal 2 bedroom apartments for purchase that are ideal for couples. These are for people assessed as needing 24 hour care, either resthome or hospital level.
Ensuite Yes All our rooms have a toilet and basin. The internal apartments have their own shower as well.
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Yes, we encourage you to furnish your room with your belongings. We do have built in furniture so there may not be a lot of room
Alcohol Permitted Yes Happy hours provided.
Pets In Residence Yes We have several cats who also call Ranfurly home now.
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes Pets visit our home regularly.
Phone Access In Own Room Yes Portable phone available. Residents can have their own Direct Dial line in their room - this will incur a small monthly charge.
Wifi Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room No The building is centrally heated and controlled at a central point. The heating can be regulated in the summer and there is a fresh air transfer system in place.
Maori Kaupapa Yes
Newsletter Yes A Resident newsletter is published every second month.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes We look after many confused residents and we ensure they are respected and treated with dignity.
Lounges/seating areas Yes Large comfortable lounges and outside areas available in pleasant surroundings, there are internal courtyards to enjoy.
Outings Yes Arranged depending on residents wishes. We have our own facility van.
Rural Setting No We are located centrally and close to town, but have no rural outlook.
Smokers Room No No - there is a place for our current residents to smoke but we are working towards being smokefree by 2025.
Smoking Permitted No Ranfurly has a smoke free policy in place.
Sprinklers Yes Building built to the latest Fire regulations and standards. Sprinklers throughout the building.
Audit report available Yes via MOH website
Updated: 28 Jan 2016
Special Features
Special Features
We provide a friendly caring care home where we believe it is a privilege to care for you. There is open visiting and we encourage visitors when ever it works best for you. We have Howard Wright Electric Beds throughout the entire complex and they are luxury!
Our cook is a delight and ensures the smells of home cooking greet you and treat you.
We have an excellent working relationship with all the local GP's and they work with us to ensure all residents are reviewed and treated promptly. McCrae's Pharmacy provide us with an excellent pharmacy service and go the extra mile to ensure we never run short of medications.
If you should happen to need our services you won't be disappointed.
Updated: 28 Jan 2016
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Age Concern visits as wishes, RSA, Senior Citizens, monthly attendance at Stroke Group, art and craft available, church/religious services (regular visits encouraged, twice monthly or more frequently), email/internet via our Administration Manager, regular outside visitors/entertainment, events celebrated, 'sit and be fit' exercises (Hillary Commission), two garden areas to sit in and enjoy the fresh air and smell the roses, regualr happy hours, indoor games, DT's arrange a variety of games (golf, bowls), library (talking books and hardback books to indulge in), massage/alternative therapy accessed as required, meal options (allergies, special diets catered for), video recorder & DVD available in the main lounge and played as requested. Music - tasteful and as you the resident requests, Dominion and Evening Standard delivered daily, quizzes regularly (challenging and stimulating), regular varied outings, visits to live theatre when shows are on, outing to lunch, visits to other rest homes for morning tea, active participation and music therapy. If you do not wish to participate in the activities offered you will never be made to.
Updated: 18 Oct 2012
Additional Information
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Details re Meals Special diets and personal likes and dislikes catered for. We manage PEG feeding also.
Staffing Details 24 hour Registered Nurses 7 days per week, plus experienced Care Assistants . All RN's trained to NZ Resus Council standards annually.
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Hairdresser, personal spending, optician, dentist, podiatrist, private specialists.
Updated: 28 Jan 2016
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
English Yes
Interpreter Yes Available as required.
Updated: Unknown
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
(Other comments) Yes We encourage all residents to continue to live as they would in their own home.
Updated: Unknown
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
CareerForce Yes
Home and Community Support Sector Standards (Standards NZ) Yes
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
CareerForce Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available.
Updated: 18 Oct 2012

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