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Amberwood Rest Home (formerly West Harbour Lodge)

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Amberwood Rest Home (formerly West Harbour Lodge)
Rest Home Care
499 Don Buck Road
(09) 832 2728
(09) 832 1519
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Susan Mountier - 0275351134
Oceania Healthcare - 0800 333 688
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At Amberwood we pride ourselves on providing a warm, vibrant and welcoming community. And we go out of our way to make you feel comfortable and secure.

Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Additional Room CostsNo
Updated: 20 Apr 2016
DHB Respite Care Booking Service
We provide DHB Respite Care Booking Service.
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care23
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyYes
We currently have lovely 'standard' rooms available with no Premium charges for the room.
Impending vacancyYes
Updated: 1 May 2017
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes
Physiotherapist Yes Visits 1x per week
Diversional Therapist Yes
Activities Co-ordinator Yes
Hairdresser Yes Visits 1 - 2 x per week
Podiatrist Yes Visits approx 6 weeks
Dietitian Yes Meals are planned by a dietician
Accredited Visitors Yes Volunteer acitivities
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Catholic Minister, Anglican Minister or as required.
Updated: 20 Apr 2016
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care’ Yes As required.
Oxygen Management Yes
Wound Care Yes As required.
Continence Advisor Yes
Infection Control Yes
Clinical Manager Yes
Psychiatrist Yes As required.
Updated: 7 Jun 2016
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes
Carer Support or other Short Stay Yes
Advance bookings taken Yes
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 20 Apr 2016
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Day Care Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Whanau Room No Negotiable
Rooms (Single) Yes
Ensuite Yes Most have toilets and some have shower facilities
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes Supervised.
Pets In Residence Yes One cat.
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Residents Committee No Regular resident meetings.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Outings Yes Own van.
Smoking Permitted Yes Outside in covered area.
Semi-Secure Yes
Sprinklers Yes
Updated: 20 Apr 2016
Interests & Activities
Activity Programme, Craft, Entertainment, Exercises, Happy Hour, Indoor Games, Library, Minibus, Movies, Newspaper Reading, Outings, Shopping, Singing, Big print books, Bingo, Digital camera, Music, Quizzes, Reading
Updated: 20 Apr 2016
Additional Information
Details re Meals Cooked on site. Menu created by a dietician. Meals in rooms provided. Kitchenette for tea and coffee at any time.
Staffing Details Registered Nurse 24 hours.
Associated Complexes We are a part of the Oceania Group of care facilities.
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Please ask management for details.
Updated: 20 Apr 2016
Languages Spoken
English Yes
Filipino Yes
Polish Yes
Samoan Yes
Updated: 20 Apr 2016
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Denominations/Faiths represented Yes Non-denominational church service held twice a month. Catholic priest visits every Friday morning.
Updated: 21 Apr 2016
Public Transport 0.10 km Bus stops right outside the driveway.
Shops 5.00 km Westgate Shopping Centre - approx 15 mins to walk.
Mall 0.00 km West City Mall (approx 10mins by car).
Parks 0.10 km We overlook a lovely park to the rear of the facility.
Library 1.50 km About 5 mins walk.
Updated: 21 Apr 2016
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA)
Updated: 21 Apr 2016