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Summerset on the Coast Care Centre (Paraparaumu)

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Summerset on the Coast Care Centre (Paraparaumu)
Hospital Care
104 Realm Drive
Paraparaumu 5032
Postal Address
104 Realm Drive
Capital & Coast
04 2983540
04 2983182
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Sonia Pratt - 04 2983540
Summerset Management Group - 04 8947320
Care Centre Manager
Marjorie Nillo - 04 2983540
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Our modern, purpose-built Care Centre offers a range of care services designed to meet the level of care you need. Our friendly and professionally trained Care Centre staff are supervised by registered nurses, available on-site 24 hours a day.

Summerset on the Coast offers round-the-clock hospital level. Our hospital suites are comfortable and homely and our residents can expect to be looked after in a warm and caring way.

Please contact Marjorie Nillo, our Care Centre Manager on 04 298 3540 for more information.
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Additional Room CostsNo
Updated: 28 Apr 2016
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care34
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyYes
Always contact us we may be able to assist.
Impending vacancyYes
Updated: 21 Apr 2017
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Nurse Practitioner Negotiable We can access the Community Nurse Practitioner as needed
Registered Nurse Yes Registered nurses are on duty 24 hours per day.
Enrolled Nurse Yes We have 2 Enrolled Nurses, each having over 20 years nursing experience in Aged Care
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes 24 hours per day- all our staff complete Careerforce National Certificates.
Physiotherapist Yes A physiotherapist is part of our multidisciplinary team, referrals to specialist services as required
Occupational Therapist Negotiable We have access to the Occupational Therapists on a referral basis
Diversional Therapist Yes We have a fully qualified Diversional Therapist. 45.5 hours per week
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Our activities programme is available to all in the Care Centre who wish to be involved.
Hairdresser Yes Hairdressing salon is open 2 days per week. Appointments are made.
Podiatrist Yes Our Podiatry service is available once a month by appointment
Dietitian Yes Our menu is dietitian approved, we have on-going access to the Community Dietitian
Accredited Visitors No We have a relationship with Aged Concern Kapiti
Kaumatua Negotiable
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes We have monthly Catholic services in the Care Centre. We also have an Anglican Chaplain Service with on-going support provided.
Other Personnel Yes We have an in-house Property Team SKY TV and Personal Telephone service can be arranged at your expense
Updated: 7 Nov 2016
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
Palliative Care Contract Yes We are in partnership with Mary Potter Hospice
End of Life/Palliative Care’ Yes Our staff receive specific education in End of Life Care and are well supported by the Hospice
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management Yes
Oxygen Management Yes
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advisor Yes
Infection Control Yes
Gerontological Care Yes
Clinical Manager Yes
Other Nursing Specialities Yes Whilst not a Dementia Specific Service, we have considerable expertise in Dementia Care. Holistic based and person centred service delivery.
Psychiatrist No We work directly with Aged Care Specialist Services.
Other Post Graduate Specialities Yes Palliative Care
Updated: 27 Oct 2016
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes We think there is considerable value in short stays to refresh the carer and to support the wellness of the person staying.
Carer Support or other Short Stay Yes We offer Day Care
Advance bookings taken Yes Please contact the Nurse Manager
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 7 Nov 2016
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes Please contact the Nurse Manager for details
Day Care Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Palliative Care Contract Yes
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Whanau Room Yes By arrangement
Rooms (Single) Yes Large with a handbasin
Rooms (Shared) Yes We have one couple and encourage others
Rooms (Suit Couple) No But we can arrange if required
Ensuite Yes 1 room with ensuite
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Absolutely encourage this
Alcohol Permitted Yes Unless there are clinical reasons not to drink. We have regular happy hours.
Pets In Residence No We have a resident cat
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes This is a private arrangement
Wifi Yes Available for all residents
Resident can adjust heating in own room No Under floor heating throughout the centre
Residents Committee No There is a Village residents committee, we have a resident advocate. Bi - monthly family/ resident forums
Family Committee No Bi - monthly meetings with families -
Newsletter Yes Bi-monthly
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes We prefer to say un - met needs rather than challenging
Confused Residents Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Outings Yes Once a week, in the van. Residents are encouraged to join in Village activities
Rural Setting No We have a lovely garden environment
Smokers Room Yes Designated outside area for smokers
Smoking Permitted Yes Only in the designated smoking area
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes Four year certification period
Updated: 7 Nov 2016
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Advocate, Art, BBQ, Big print books, Bingo, Blind Foundation, Board games, Breakfast in bed, Cards, Care and Craft, Church, Classical Music, Craft, Dancing, Electric beds, Entertainers, Exercises, Flower arranging, Games, Happy Hour, Holidays, Internet, Jigsaw, Library, Minibus, Movies, Newspaper reading, Outings, Pianist, Quizzes, Reading, Shopping, Singing, Sky TV, Vegetarian
Updated: 30 Mar 2016
Public Transport 0.00 km Bus stops just outside the village entrances
Shops 5.00 km To main shopping complex, banks etc
Mall 5.00 km To main shopping complex
Parks 0.00 km Behind the back gate
Library 5.00 km Situated in centre of town
Updated: 30 Mar 2016
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
Approved provider of Professional Development and Recognition Programme Yes With DHB
CareerForce Yes
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Core Competencies) Yes Through Careerforce
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Residential) Yes Through Careerforce
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes Through Careerforce
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
Approved provider of Professional Development and Recognition Programme 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: 30 Mar 2016