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Thornton Park Retirement Village

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Thornton Park Retirement Village
Rest Home
137 State Highway 35
Opotiki 3162
Postal Address
PO Box 550
Opotiki 3162
Bay of Plenty
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Shae Catley
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Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Detail Status
Contract with Te Whatu Ora Yes
Certification Yes
ORA Applies No

Updated: 28 May 2012

Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Detail Status
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 23
Vacancy Yes
Impending vacancy No
Short stay considered No
Premium Accommodation Charges No
MOH Certification and Audit Report View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)
Extra admission requirements due to COVID-19 Yes

Updated: 14 Jun 2024

Type Hours Per Week Status Details
Registered Nurse 80-100 Yes We currently employ 5 full time RNs.
Physiotherapist 0.00 Yes We have a physiotherapist that visits as required.
Diversional Therapist Negotiable
Activities Co-ordinator 30+ Yes We have an Activities person who works with our Residents
Hairdresser Yes We have a hairdresser come in as needed. Some people prefer to go into town to get their hair done.
Podiatrist Yes The Podiatrist comes every 4 weeks.
Dietitian Yes Our menus are reviewed bi-annually by a dietitian. We prepare meals for people that have particular dietary needs.
Kaumatua Yes Visits by Kaumatua can be arranged as required.
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes We hold a small service once a week.
Other Personnel Negotiable Where people have particular needs we are keen to assist where possible.

Updated: 3 Sep 2018

Feature Status Details
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Single Rooms Yes
Rooms suitable for a couple Yes
Ensuite Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Cater for under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Residents Committee Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Rural Setting Yes
Smoking Permitted Yes Smoking is only permitted outside the building.

Updated: 27 Oct 2009

Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Art, BBQ, Big print books, Church, Classical music, Craft, Dancing, Electric beds, Entertainment, Exercises, Fax, Games, Garden, Gardening, Happy hour, Movies, Aviary, Goldfish.

Updated: 27 Oct 2009

Location Distance Details
Public Transport 2.00 Km
Shops 2.00 Km
Mall 0.00 Km
Parks 0.00 Km Thornton Park is set on a 10 acre site with park like grounds
Library 3.00 Km

Updated: 27 Oct 2009

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