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Taradale Masonic (Napier District Masonic Trust)

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Taradale Masonic (Napier District Masonic Trust)
15 Devonshire Place
Napier 4112
Postal Address
15 Devonshire Place
Napier 4112
Hawke's Bay
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Katrina Miller - (06) 8459227
The Napier District Masonic Trust
Clinical Co-ordinator
Marie Jackson - (06) 845 9220
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Taradale Masonic Facility Mission Statement:
“To promote the philosophy and values of the Napier District Masonic Trust”

Napier District Masonic Trust Mission Statement:
“To encourage and maintain the independence, activity and personal options of residents, within a caring environment, whilst embracing Masonic Principles.”
• To provide a homely, caring and supportive environment.
• To respect and honour the cultural and spiritual uniqueness of each resident.
• To encourage participation and involvement of families/whanau and the community.
• To act in accordance with all relevant Acts as required by the District Health Board and Ministry of Health.

Our overarching philosophy is that "this facility is the resident's home" and guides us in our care principles.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
ORA Applies No
Updated: 19 Sep 2014
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 30
Vacancy Yes
Impending vacancy No
Premium Room Charges Some Rooms from $15.00/day up to $20.00/day as at 14 Dec 2021
MOH Certification and Audit Report View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)
Extra admission requirements due to COVID-19 Please enquire
Updated: 16 Aug 2022
Type Hours Per Week Status Details
Registered Nurse Yes
Enrolled Nurse Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes
Physiotherapist Yes Contracted Physiotherapist who works with our staff and residents one day per week.
Diversional Therapist Yes Qualified DT works with the Activities & Rehabilitation Coordinator to provide a varied activities programme including group and one-on-one activities.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Experienced Activities & Rehabilitation Coordinator who also oversees the restorative aspect of resident care.
Hairdresser Yes Hairdressing salon on site. Hairdresser here every week.
Podiatrist Yes Podiatrist visits appropriate to need.
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Interdenominational services and Catholic services held on site.
Updated: 11 Dec 2018
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise Status Details
Oxygen Management Yes Oxygen concentrators available.
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management Yes
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes Strong links with Cranford Hospice.
Wound Care Yes Wound Resource Nurse attends HBDHB training and represents the facility at relevant regional meetings.
Diabetic Care Yes Designated Registered Nurse acts as our Diabetes Coordinator.
Continence Advice No We utilizes HBDHB continence advisor as required. The facility's Continence Resource Nurse is available to support other staff.
Infection Control Yes Infection Control Resource Nurse attends regional meetings at HBDHB. Strong links with HBDHB Infection Control team.
Clinical Management Yes Acting Clinical Manager experienced in aged care and Infection Control.
Updated: 11 Dec 2018
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay Status Details
Respite Yes
Carer Support Yes
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes
Updated: 31 Dec 2014
Feature Status Details
May Bring Own Furniture Yes May bring own furniture taking into account the space available; we encourage resident to personalize their rooms where possible.
Single Rooms Yes
Rooms suitable for a couple Yes By negotiation: Some of our superior/larger rooms may be occupied by couples if circumstances allow and appropriate to their needs.
Ensuite Yes Some standard rooms have their own ensuite toilets. Superior rooms have either their own private ensuite toilet and shower; or shared between two of the rooms.
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes This is at the resident's own cost.
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Provide End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Day Programme for day stay clients Yes
Outings Yes Van rides organised by the Diversional Therapist.
Whanau Room Yes Newly renovated room with kitchenette available.
Newsletter Yes Monthly newsletter published with upcoming activities, photos of recent events and other items.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Updated: 31 Dec 2014
Special Features
Special Features
Facility wifi available for resident use on their personal device.
Updated: 1 Mar 2018
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Big print books, Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Church, Concerts, Craft, Exercises, Games, Gardening, Happy Hour, Housie, Indoor Games, Library, Newspaper reading, Minibus, Pool table, Quizzes, Reading, Sing-a-longs, Sky TV, Videos
Updated: 31 Dec 2014
Additional Information
Additional Information
Topic Details
Associated Complexes Elmwood House, 44 Nelson Crescent Napier, 06- 834 4048 is part of our Masonic family with Hospital level and Dementia Care available at this facility.
Updated: 1 Mar 2018
Location Distance Details
Public Transport 0.20 Km Bus stop at the end of the cul de sac on Puketapu Road.
Shops 0.30 Km Our facility is close to the Taradale Shopping Centre which has cafes, restaurants and a range of shops.
Parks 0.30 Km Taradale Park
Library 30.00 Km Taradale Public Library
Updated: 31 Dec 2014
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RC Status Details
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA)
Updated: 31 Dec 2014

The Ministry of Health conducts regular audits of Residential Care Facilities. They can be found HERE.