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San Michele Home
Hospital Care
175 College St
Te Awamutu 3800
(07) 871 6226
(07) 871 6226
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Denise Parker - (07) 871 6226
Stanthom Properties Ltd
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Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Additional Room CostsNo
Updated: 23 Feb 2012
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care21
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyNo
Impending vacancyYes
Updated: 28 Mar 2017
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes Registered nurse on duty 24 hours a day
Enrolled Nurse Yes Several very experienced Enrolled Nurses
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes Our Caregivers have all completed their necessary training and are fully qualified.
Physiotherapist Yes Contracted as required
Occupational Therapist Negotiable
Diversional Therapist Yes Originally employed as an Enrolled Nurse, our Diversional Therapist is fully qualified and has been with us for twelve years. Her hours are 8.30am to 3.30pm.
Hairdresser Yes Hairdresser visits weekly.
Podiatrist Yes
Dietitian Negotiable Our menu is approved by a dietitian. Our cooks are experienced in providing suitable meals to meet all residents needs. Home baked morning and afternoon tea provided.
Accredited Visitors Yes
Kaumatua Yes As required
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Regular services
Updated: 9 Jan 2014
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
Palliative Care Contract Yes
End of Life/Palliative Care’ Yes Our staff are trained in Palliative Care. Liaison with palliative care DHB team.
Oxygen Management Yes
Surgical Followup Yes
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advisor Yes
Infection Control Yes Our Infection Control Registered Nurse attends bi- monthly meetings with the Waikato Infection Control group and supports education for staff.
Gerontological Care Yes
Clinical Manager Yes Experienced Nurse Manager available Monday to Friday from 7am to 4pm.
Psychologist Yes
Psychiatrist No DHB mental health team involved when necessary.
Updated: 9 Jan 2014
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes Depending on bed availability
Carer Support or other Short Stay Yes Depending on bed availability
Advance bookings taken Yes
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 9 Jan 2014
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Day Care Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Palliative Care Contract Yes
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes
Rooms (Shared) Yes
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes Not Provided. Costs to resident to install.
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Maori Kaupapa Yes As required
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes Two lounges
Outings Yes Diversional Therapist takes residents to church morning teas, shopping outings, country drives and concerts.
Smoking Permitted Yes In designated outside area.
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes
Updated: 9 Jan 2014
Special Features
Small family orientated rest home and hospital promoting independence and catering for both elderly and young disabled. Friendly and informal with wholesome home cooked meals. Please feel free to visit or contact us.
Updated: 9 Jan 2014
Interests & Activities
Church, Age Concern, outside entertainers, care and crafts, RSA, bowls, cards, bingo, visiting, games afternoons, music appreciation.
Updated: 6 Nov 2007
Additional Information
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Please contact Business/Facility Manager for a list of charges.
Updated: 9 Jan 2014
Languages Spoken
English Yes
Interpreter Yes
Maori - Te Reo Yes
Updated: 6 Nov 2007
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes
Baptist Yes
Methodist Yes
Presbyterian Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Updated: 27 Aug 2012
Shops 1.00 km
Parks 0.50 km
Library 1.00 km
Updated: 6 Nov 2007
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
Care Association New Zealand Yes
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Care Association New Zealand New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA)
Updated: 26 Apr 2012