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Arvida Ashwood Park

At a glance
Vacancy
Yes
Care Suite Vacancy
No
Name
Arvida Ashwood Park
Category
Rest Home
Address
118-130 Middle Renwick Road
Springlands
Blenheim 7201
Postal Address
Same as above
Region
Nelson Marlborough
Phone
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Email
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Web
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Facebook
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Personnel
Manager
Lucy Moore - 03 5779990 extension 3
Owner
Arvida Group Limited - 0800 278 432
Other services
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Visitors as usual (but not if you're unwell or recently returned from overseas)
PHILOSOPHY: Each resident will enjoy the highest standard of care, companionship, security. At the same time, maintain each resident's privacy, dignity, respect, family involvement, cultural and religious beliefs, independence, involvement in decisions which affect their quality of life - in the best possible facility and environment.

Our Purpose:
IS TO PROVIDE A FIRST CLASS FACILITY AND REMAIN A LEADING PROVIDER OF AGED CARE WITHIN THE MARLBOROUGH DISTRICT.

TO ENCOURAGE COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT WITH RESIDENTS.

TO PROVIDE CARE BASED ON THE PHILOSOPHY OF THE VILLAGE.
TO PROVIDE AN ENVIRONMENT OF HARMONY AND RESPECT BETWEEN STAFF / RESIDENTS / FAMILY AND FRIENDS.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Detail Status
Contract with Health New Zealand | Te Whatu Ora Yes
Certification Yes
ORA Applies No

Updated: 9 May 2024

Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Detail Status
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 53
Vacancy Yes
We have a lovely room available with a great outlook and a full ensuite available
Impending vacancy No
Short stay considered No
Premium Accommodation Charges Some Rooms from $15.00/day up to $15.00/day as at 08 Jul 2024
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: 22 Jul 2024

Care Suite Bed and Vacancy Details
Care Suite Bed and Vacancy Details
Detail Status
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 35
Care Suite Vacancy No
Please enquire to the Village Manager regarding vacancies
Care Suite Impending vacancy No
MOH Certification and Audit Report View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)

Updated: 22 Jul 2024

Personnel
Personnel
Type Hours Per Week Status Details
Registered Nurse Yes clinical coordinator available Monday - Friday. Registered Nurse input available 24 hours
Enrolled Nurse Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes
Physiotherapist Negotiable As required
Occupational Therapist Negotiable As required
Diversional Therapist Yes Trained Diversional Therapist
Activities Co-ordinator Yes 3 Activity Co-ordinators within the facility
Hairdresser Yes Hairdressing salon available Monday - Thursday
Podiatrist Yes six weekly visits
Dietitian Negotiable As required
Accredited Visitors Yes
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Weekly Services
Other Personnel Yes Trained Care Staff Quality Assurance Manager Assistant Manger Accounts Manager Receptionist

Updated: 9 May 2024

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
ACC Rehabilitation Yes
Infection Control Yes
Clinical Management Yes

Updated: 9 May 2024

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 Respite care available - please phone to make bookings
Carer Support Yes
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes
Booking can be made in advance Yes bookings welcomed

Updated: 9 May 2024

Features
Features
Feature Status Details
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Furniture is provided however residents may wish to bring their own
Single Rooms Yes Nurse call system in both bedroom and ensuites to ensure resident safety. All rooms are fully furnished, residents are welcome to bring there own if preferred.
Rooms suitable for a couple Yes
Ensuite Yes THE MAJORITY OF ALL ROOMS HAVE A FULL ENSUITE (TOILET/SHOWER) WITH JUST A HANDFUL OF ROOMS WITH TOILET ONLY.
Alcohol Permitted Yes Happy Hour daily
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes Portable phone available. Private line at Resident's request. Please note this is an additional cost. Sky TV available at residents request (additonal cost)
Wifi Yes Please ask at time of enquiry
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Cater for under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes Ashwood Park rest home provides a number of areas for your comfort including four separate lounges, a library and eight sitting areas
Outings Yes Weekly
Residents Committee Yes Resident / family meeting held quarterly.
Newsletter Yes Quarterly
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Rural Setting Yes The facility is located and beautifully presented in spacious park like grounds.
Smokers Room Yes Covered outdoor area provided.
Smoking Permitted Yes Out doors only

Updated: 9 May 2024

Special Features
Special Features
Ashwood Park Retirement Village consists of 60 bed rest home / 40 bed hospital wing / 20 bed Dementia Unit / Studio / Apartments and Villas for independent living. Specifically designed as one of the main features of the Village, the rest home provides the 24hr nursing care and support facilities for the other sections of the Village. Each part of the home has been designed to give the best of care and facilities and as well as maintaining residents independence and dignity.

When entering the main entrance residents are greeted with the warm spacious reception, sky lights throughout provide natural light to complement the light pastel colours within the home. The furniture and fittings are of a luxury standard to complement the many features of the home. Ashwood believes that you deserve the best in your retirement.

Updated: 30 Jan 2024

Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
COMMUNAL ACTIVITIES

An important part of the Village is the ongoing activities to motivate and entertain residents, not only for the rest home but also of the Studio units and Villas. All are designed to meet the individual needs of all residents who wish to participate.

An activities officer will co-ordinate the following programmes:

· Exercise/housie etc.,
· Visiting entertainers
· Mini bus trips/picnics/shopping trips
· Regular church services
· A full and varied social programme

Updated: 30 Jan 2024

Additional Information
Additional Information
Topic Details
What's included in your fees and what's not Please see the Manager for details.
Staffing qualifications and details Care within the home will be unsurpassed: · 24 hr nursing care · Registered nursing staff to carry out full assessment and ongoing monitoring of each individual resident · The ability to consult your own doctor or the resident doctor as necessary.
Details about meals All meals are cooked on the premises to provide nutritional meals. Good old fashioned home cooked meals are an important part of ensuring residents maintain good health. Menus are changed regularly and with each season to ensure full variety. Special dietary needs are catered for.

Updated: 30 Jan 2024

Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
Language Status Details
English Yes
Fijian Yes
Fijian Indian Yes
Filipino Yes
Indonesian Yes
Māori - Te Reo Yes
Tongan Yes

Updated: 30 Jan 2024

Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations Status Details
Anglican Yes
Baptist Yes
Inter denominational Yes
Methodist Yes
Non denominational Yes

Updated: 30 Jan 2024

Distances
Distances
Location Distance Details
Public Transport 0.10 Km Bus service available across the road beside the supermarket car park
Shops 0.10 Km Cafe, Supermarket, Post Shop, hair salon, doctors surgery across the road. Speights ale house
Mall 0.10 Km Springlands Mall situated across the road.
Parks 0.20 Km Ashwood Park is situated in park like grounds near the Rose Gardens, Pollard Park and river reserves.
Library 1.00 Km Public Library in town centre. On site library.

Updated: 30 Jan 2024

Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RC Status Details
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes
Aged Care Association New Zealand (ACA) Yes
Police checked Yes
Registered Retirement Village? Yes
Retirement Village Accreditation (Expiry date) Yes
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes
Aged Care Association New Zealand (ACA) Registered Retirement Village? Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)

Updated: 30 Jan 2024


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