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Beetham HealthCare Ltd

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Beetham HealthCare Ltd
Rest Home
50 Beetham Avenue
Lytton West
Gisborne 4010
Postal Address
PO Box 152
Gisborne 4040
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Diane Bell - General Manager - 06 869 0028
Beetham HealthCare Ltd
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Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Detail Status
Contract with Te Whatu Ora Yes
Certification Yes
ORA Applies No

Updated: 13 Oct 2014

Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Detail Status
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 28
Vacancy No
Impending vacancy No
Short stay considered Yes
Premium Accommodation Charges Yes from $45.00/day up to $45.00/day as at 17 Apr 2024
MOH Certification and Audit Report View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)
Extra admission requirements due to COVID-19 No

Updated: 14 Jun 2024

Type Hours Per Week Status Details
Registered Nurse Yes 24/7 Our team of R/N are supported by the Clinical Services Manager, Quality Manager and General Manager
Nurse Practitioner Yes 2 N/P who provide a weekly clinic as well as an on call services covering 3 Medical Centers
Enrolled Nurse 24 + Yes We have a very experienced EN who supports the RN's and provides extra supervision of the Health Care Assistants.
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes Ratio 1:5
Physiotherapist Yes A fully equipped gymnasium / physiotherapy room is available attended by a Registered Physiotherapist.
Social Worker (on site) No Available on request
Diversional Therapist 40 Yes We have a full time and part time D/T the part time D/T also works as an HCA in the Dementia Unit
Activities Co-ordinator 16 Yes A range of daily (week days) activities are available in the Diversional Therapy room with an adjacent chapel.
Hairdresser Yes Available on request, operates from the hairdressing salon.
Podiatrist Yes Private additional service
Dietitian Yes Visits monthly or on request
Kaumatua Yes Available on request providing support and meeting the needs of Maori residents.
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Available on request for blessing of rooms.
Other Personnel Yes Specialist Ear Nurse visits

Updated: 6 Nov 2020

Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise Status Details
Oxygen Management Yes
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advice Yes
Stomal Therapy Yes
Infection Control Yes
Clinical Management Yes

Updated: 30 Jan 2015

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: 30 Jan 2015

Feature Status Details
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Single Rooms Yes
Rooms suitable for a couple Yes
Ensuite Yes All rooms include an ensuite.
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes Bella the cat in Dementia unit. Jess the cat in hospital/resthome. Bimbo the house cat.
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Wifi Yes
Cater for under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes Two separate lounge / dining areas
Gay / LGBT IQ Friendly Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Provide End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Day Programme for day stay clients Yes
Outings Yes
Whānau Room Yes
Māori Kaupapa Yes
Newsletter Yes Quarterly
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Rural Setting Yes
Smoking Permitted Yes No smoking inside the home, but a designated outside area is available.
Semi-Secure Yes

Updated: 6 Nov 2020

Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Art, Big print books, Bingo, Board games, Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Cards, Care and Craft, Chapel, Concerts, Cooking, Craft, Dancing, Classical Music, Entertainers, Entertainment, Exercises, Flower arranging, Games, Garden, Happy Hour, Indoor Games, Internet, Jigsaw, Lectures, Newspaper reading, Outings, Parties, Pianist, Reading, Sing-a-longs, Sky TV, Videos

Updated: 4 Nov 2015

Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
Language Status Details
English Yes
Māori - Te Reo Yes

Updated: 30 Jan 2015

Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations Status Details
Inter denominational Yes

Updated: 30 Jan 2015

Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RC Status Details
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes
Aged Care Association New Zealand (ACA) Yes
Aged Care Association New Zealand (ACA)

Updated: 30 Jan 2015

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