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Springlands Lifestyle Village - Blenheim

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At a glance
Vacancy
Yes
Name
Springlands Lifestyle Village - Blenheim
Category
Hospital Care
Address
5 Battys Road
Springlands
Blenheim
DHB
Nelson Marlborough
Phone
(03) 577 5208
Fax
(03) 577 5085
Email
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Web
Visit Website
Personnel
Manager
Naomi Nailer - 021 1366504
Owner
Chris Thornley - 021 709 626
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Description
Springlands Lifestyle Village offers a boutique environment for discerning couples and individuals looking for a retirement lifestyle second to none. Our philosophy of care can be summed up in one simple phrase “As much, or as little, as you require”.
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 12 Mar 2015
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care23
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyYes
We have twenty three rooms and all of which have ensuite and flat screen TV with five Freeview channels. The current rooms available can also be used as swing respite care.
Impending vacancyYes
Updated: 21 Mar 2017
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse 24hrs/7days Yes Lucy Moore is the Clinical Nurse Manager. She is a qualified Clinical Charge Nurse with more than 20 years experience across a wide range of both New Zealand and international clinical hospital environments, and UK private nursing homes.
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes A team of 25 experienced and hard working Caregivers who enjoy their jobs and love working in Aged Care and take very good care of the Residents. These Caregivers are lead by a team of experienced Registered Nurses on-site 24/7.
Physiotherapist Yes Staff will arrange as required.
Occupational Therapist Yes Staff will arrange as required.
Diversional Therapist Yes
Activities Co-ordinator Yes
Hairdresser Yes On-site Salon, bookings required.
Podiatrist Yes Staff will arrange as required.
Dietitian No The menu is reviewed annually by a Dietitian/Nutritionist.
Updated: 12 Mar 2015
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care’ Yes
Oxygen Management Yes
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes
Infection Control Yes
Clinical Manager Yes
Updated: 12 Mar 2015
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes Respite Care available depending on vacancies.
Advance bookings taken Yes Depending on vacancies
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 12 Mar 2015
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Whanau Room Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes All rooms and studios are single and include a flat screen TV with five Freeview channels.
Ensuite Yes All rooms and studios have ensuites.
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Residents Committee Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes During the day or in the evening, enjoy the company of fellow guests in the lounge complete with large screen television, Sky TV, gas fire and luxurious lounge suites.
Outings Yes Regular outings are planned by our Activities Coordinator, input from Residents is encouraged to make sure we cater for everyone.
Smoking Permitted Yes We provide an outdoor covered area for smokers.
Semi-Secure Yes
Sprinklers Yes
Updated: 12 Mar 2015
Special Features
Springlands Lifestyle Village offers a boutique retirement option for those of you who like the best. Set in mature park like surroundings, bordered by the beautiful spring fed Murphy’s stream meandering through rose gardens, lilies and iris. With views to Springlands Green, the Richmond Ranges and the Wither Hills you can laze your days away watching the seasons change and feel at one with the beautiful landscaped gardens inspired by leading landscape designer Ben McMaster. This beautiful setting sets the scene for the architecturally designed individual apartments and care studios that are contained within an elegant and luxuriously appointed building designed to meet your every need.
Updated: 12 Mar 2015
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Board games, Classical Music, Digital camera, Email, Entertainment, Games, Garden, Gas Fire, Happy Hour, Indoor Games, Internet, Library, Movies, Newspaper reading, Outings, Park, Parties, Pastoral care, Pianist, Quizzes, Reading, Roses, Sky TV, Shopping, Rugby games
Updated: 12 Mar 2015
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Details re Meals All meals are prepared on-site in our kitchen using fresh, locally sourced produce whenever possible. While the menu is officially reviewed every 12 months by a nutritionist/dietitian our staff are constantly seeking feedback and input from Residents. Residents are given a choice breakfast, daily
Staffing Details We are a boutique facility and we pride ourselves on the level of care our staff provide. It is important to all of our staff that you feel welcome and comfortable in your new home.
Updated: 12 Mar 2015
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
Dutch Yes
English Yes
Fijian Yes
Fijian Indian Yes
Filipino Yes
Maori - Te Reo Yes
Updated: 12 Mar 2015
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
(Other comments) Yes All denominations welcome.
Updated: 12 Mar 2015
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Public Transport   The Blenheim Bus North Route passes the Village along Middle Renwick Road with the choice of two stops within easy walking distance. The service operates on the hour between 9.40am and 2.40pm Monday to Friday excluding Public Holidays.
Mall   Springlands Shopping Centre is within walking distance and provides; a doctors surgery, chemist, post office, bank, cafe, garden centre and supermarket.
Parks   Springlands Lifestyle Village is located directly across Murphys Creek from beautiful Springlands Green. The lounge opens up onto a large deck which looks out over the creek and Springlands Green.
Library   We have a three comfortable libraries to choose from with a wide selection of books available onsite. We also provide a computer and internet access for Residents in the library.
Updated: 12 Mar 2015
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
CareerForce Yes
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Core Competencies) Yes
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes
National Certificate in Support of the Older Person (not available after Dec 2010) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Registered Retirement Village? Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes
CareerForce New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Registered Retirement Village? Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)
Updated: 12 Mar 2015

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