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Bupa Erin Park Care Home

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Vacancy
Yes
Name
Bupa Erin Park Care Home
Category
Rest Home Care
Address
50-60 Russell Road
Manurewa
Auckland 2102
DHB
Counties Manukau
Phone
(09) 267 0058
Fax
(09) 267 0057
Email
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Web
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Personnel
Manager
Elaine Marshall - (09) 267 0058
Owner
Bupa Care Services - 0800 60 80 99
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Description
At Erin Park, we offer rest home and hospital level care – your way.

Understanding what you and your family needs is paramount, because that’s the individualised care we want to provide. We know that this means different things for different people, so we take care to involve family, and make decisions together.

We often receive compliments from our residents and their families about the kindness of our staff, and the “little extras” that they so willingly do. Our residents often say that they love the friendly environment and they feel very much at home here.

We make sure we get to know each of our residents well, so that we can give care in the way they like. Understanding what has been important in their lives, as well as their particular likes and dislikes, and preferences helps us give care in the way that is best for them.

Focusing on making each day the best it can be for your loved one is what’s most important to us.

We would be delighted to have the opportunity to talk with you about our care. Please phone Elaine Marshall, our Care Home Manager, or feel free to drop in at any time.

For more information, please visit the Bupa link below or scroll down to download our brochure.
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Additional Room CostsUnknown
Updated: 2 Feb 2015
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care51
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyYes
Impending vacancyYes
Updated: 24 Feb 2017
Testimonials
"Heartfelt thanks to the team at Erin Park for their wonderful care"

"Special thanks to the staff at Erin Park Hospital for their tireless and kind care"

"Thank you for the great service that has made his stay at Erin Park a pleasure"

"Extra special thanks to the staff for their love and care"
Updated: 23 Oct 2014
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes We have 24 hour Registered Nurse coverage. Our team of nurses have experience in aged care.
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes Our Caregivers are highly experienced and work towards achieving NZQA qualifications in residential aged care. They are skilled to provide the best care for our residents.
Physiotherapist Yes A local physiotherapist calls in on a regular basis.
Occupational Therapist Yes As required.
Own Social Worker Yes As required.
Diversional Therapist Yes As required.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Our Activities Assistant is on site 32 hours per week. Our programme incorporates one-to-one activities, group sessions and day trips.
Hairdresser Yes Our hairdresser visits on a regular basis and provides a great service at a reasonable price.
Podiatrist Yes Our skilled podiatrist visits regularly.
Dietitian Yes All menus are Dietitian approved. Our Dietitian is available for general advice and oversight of specialised needs.
Accredited Visitors Yes This can be arranged on an individual basis.
Kaumatua Yes
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor No Regular Church services are performed by local Church groups.
Other Personnel Yes A wide range of entertainers - Allied Health Professional as needed - A GP who visits regularly and is also available on-call.
Updated: 16 Oct 2014
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
Palliative Care Contract Yes Individual palliative care funding may be available.
End of Life/Palliative Care’ Yes It is our privilege to care for people nearing the end of their life. We work closely with GP's and Hospice to provide this care.
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management Yes We have a registered nurse on duty 24 hours a day who can provide this level of care.
Oxygen Management Yes We have a registered nurse on duty 24 hours a day who can provide this level of care.
Surgical Followup Yes We are able to care for people following surgery and provide a range of convalescent care options.
Wound Care Yes We work together with GP's and specialist wound management nurses as required.
Diabetic Care Yes We are able to care for all levels of diabetes and our menu has a range of options for those who need a special diet
Continence Advisor Yes We manage residents needs and provide a range of continence products with visits by community nurse specialist on request.
Infection Control Yes We meet all infection control standards.
Stomal Therapist Yes We manage residents needs and provide a range of products with visits by community nurse specialists on request.
Psychiatric Care Yes We will provide referrals to other services as required.
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes We provide support for residents who have had a stroke. This may include physiotherapy and special diet options.
Tracheotomy Care Yes Your special needs can be discussed prior to admission.
Dialysis Yes We are able to provide continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis. We also provide support for those requiring haemo dialysis
Spinal Injuries Yes Your special needs can be discussed prior to admission.
Gerontological Care No Bupa prides itself on providing person-centred care. Your day is planned the way you want it.
Urology Yes We are able to manage all continence needs.
Community Health Yes We link with community health professionals as required.
Clinical Manager Yes Our Manager is a registered nurse.
Other Nursing Specialities Yes Available as required.
Anthroposophical Care Yes We have a strong focus on person-centred care.
Psychologist Yes We make referrals for visits by community specialists as required.
Psychiatrist Yes We make referrals for visits by community specialists as required.
Other Post Graduate Specialities Yes We make referrals for visits as required.
Updated: 15 Jul 2014
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes We welcome residents who wish to stay for a short time, either to give relatives and care givers a break, or because they need a little bit of extra care to recuperate and return home.
Carer Support or other Short Stay Yes We welcome residents who wish to stay for a short time, either to give relatives and care givers a break, or because they need a little bit of extra care to recuperate and return home.
Advance bookings taken Yes According to bed availability.
Subsidised service Yes Subsidy may be available.
Private paying service Yes We welcome people who are self funded or have insurance cover.
Updated: 15 Jul 2014
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes We discuss your special needs prior to admission.
Day Care Yes It is possible for people to join us during the day and return home at night.
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes You may qualify for Primary Options For Acute Care Funding. Ask your GP for details.
Palliative Care Contract Yes Individual funding may be available. Ask your GP or the hospital for more details.
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes It is our privilege to care for people nearing the end of their life. We work closely with GP's and Hospice to provide this care.
Whanau Room Yes We have areas available where residents and their families can spend quiet time together
Rooms (Single) Yes We have nicely appointed single rooms.
Rooms (Shared) No We have no shared rooms, although we would accommodate a husband and wife, who wished to have the same room - negotiable and subject to availability.
Ensuite Yes
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes We are happy to discuss options for your pets.
Phone Access In Own Room Yes You are welcome to have a phone and internet installed at your own cost.
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes We have under floor heating, that can be adjusted in sections of the care home.
Maori Kaupapa Yes We respect all cultures.
Residents Committee Yes We have a care home residents group with regular meetings. Bupa also has a National Residents and Relatives Association.
Family Committee Yes We welcome family input and hold family forums on a regular basis.
Newsletter Yes The care homes newsletter is published on a regular basis.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes Our staff are trained to recognise and manage a range of behaviours that residents may have.
Confused Residents Yes Our staff are trained to recognise and manage a range of behaviours that residents may have. This may include residents who become confused.
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Outings Yes As part of the activities program regular trips are provided to the local community. These can include shopping, sight seeing and picnics.
Smoking Permitted Yes Only in the smoking area.
Sprinklers Yes Erin Park meets all NZ Fire Service regulations.
Audit report available No Audit report for the Health and Disability Standards is available on our website. Erin Park is proud to have achieved 4 years certification.
Updated: 15 Jul 2014
Special Features
Erin Park Home and Hospital is owned by Bupa Care Services - a specialist in aged care.

We provide New Zealanders with:

• Personal Medical Alarms
• Retirement village living
• Rest home care
• Hospital care
• Day care for the elderly
• Special Dementia Care
• Dementia care
• Respite care

The team at Bupa Care Services is passionate about helping older New Zealanders to get the most out of life. Our strong caring ethics, dedication and respect are valued by people at some of the most vulnerable times in their lives –so trust is intrinsic to the way we work.

Bupa has no shareholders so all surpluses are reinvested into our care homes.

Updated: 13 Oct 2014
Interests & Activities
A range of activities happen each day on an individual and group level which changes on a regular basis. We cater for people's special interests and hobbies. It is important to us that you live your day your way.
Updated: 1 Aug 2014
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Details re Meals Our menus are dietitian approved and cater to individual preferences and requirements.
Staffing Details Erin Park Rest Home and Hospital meets all recommended staffing levels for residential care.
Associated Complexes We are part of Bupa Care Services, a specialist aged care provider. Bupa Care Services also has retirement villages, medical alarms and rehab services available.
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include A government subsidy may be available for part or all of your care. Some of our rooms have a small premium payable for additional features. e.g. courtyard off the room or an ensuite.
Updated: 1 Aug 2014
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Christian Yes
Roman Catholic Yes Service & Communion weekly
Updated: 14 Apr 2014
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Public Transport 0.05 km Local Buses to Main Bus Routes outside R/Home , Train Station 10 minutes walk
Shops 2.00 km Southmall Shopping Centre 10 minute walk
Mall 5.00 km Manukau City - 10 minute drive
Library   Mobile Library outside every Thursday
Updated: 14 Apr 2014
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
CareerForce Yes
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Core Competencies) Yes
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Residential) Yes
Registered Retirement Village? Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes The audit is available on the Bupa website www.bupa.co.nz
RVA (Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand (Inc)) Yes
CareerForce Registered Retirement Village? Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. RVA (Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand (Inc))
Updated: 1 Aug 2014

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