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CHT Bernadette Home & Hospital

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Vacancy
Yes
Name
CHT Bernadette Home & Hospital
Category
Rest Home Care
Address
25 Taupo Avenue
Tauranga
Mt Maunganui
Postal Address
25 Taupo Avenue Mt Maunganui
DHB
Bay of Plenty
Phone
(07) 575 4855
Fax
(07) 574 1106
Email
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Web
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Personnel
Manager
Anita Ward - 07 5754 855
Owner
CHT
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Description
Known for beautiful warm climate, the Mt Manunganui location of CHT Bernadette Home & Hospital provides rest home and hospital residents with the best of care and a sense of home.

Close to Bayfair Shopping Centre, Churches and local beaches, residents and guests can enjoy an outing or relax in the outdoor spaces on site.

CHT is a leading provider of residential care with over 50 years experience and a proud history of innovative facility design and service delivery.


CHT provides quality care in your community.

As an independent healthcare trust, CHT focuses all energy and resources into caring for residents, their families and communities.


Amenities provided:

• Gardens
• Outdoor seating spaces
• BBQ area
• Shared lounge spaces
• Shared dining room
• Activities programme
• Organised outtings
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Additional Room CostsNo
Updated: 31 Jan 2017
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care41
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyYes
Yes Rest home rooms available & Several brand new Hospital rooms available, come and view.
Impending vacancyYes - Current Vacancy yes
Updated: 30 May 2017
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Nurse Practitioner Yes Full time Nurse manager and assistant nurse manager.
Registered Nurse Yes Rest home nursing is supported by nurse manager and assistant nurse manager here weekdays and nurses on duty in the facility 24 hours seven days. Rest home receives specific nursing hours applied, plus support from our hospital.
Enrolled Nurse No A team of RNs rostered on site.
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes Caregivers rostered throuhout the day covering 7 days. Rosters regularly reviewed in accordance with occupancy.
Physiotherapist Yes Regular sheduled visits & on call.
Occupational Therapist Yes
Diversional Therapist Yes On site Experienced diversional therapist.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes See Diversional therapist.
Hairdresser Yes A qualified hairdresser visits regularly.
Podiatrist Yes Regular scheduled visits & on call.
Dietitian Yes Regular reviews by dietician in consultation with our Chief cook.
Kaumatua Yes Persons from local marae available.
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Available as required
Other Personnel Yes There is a strong management team on site that manages all aspects of the facility.
Updated: 8 Jan 2015
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes We provide Palliative care
Oxygen Management Yes Oxygen bottles and Oxygen generators on site.
Wound Care Yes Nurse manager and assitant manager have a depth of experience in wound care, plus a team of registered nurses.
Diabetic Care Yes Nurses on site.
Continence Advisor Yes Nurse manager.
Infection Control Yes Nurse Manager
Updated: 27 Apr 2012
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes Where the resident meets the Ministry of Health's admission requirements.
Day Care No No.
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes Available through GP Doctor.
Palliative Care Contract Yes Paliative care available
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes All single rooms.
Rooms (Shared) No None shared
Ensuite Yes Most Rest Home rooms have hand basins. Some rooms have own toilet-ensuite.
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Subject to approval by management, you may bring some of your own furniture.
Alcohol Permitted Yes In consultation with Management and GP.
Pets In Residence No No Pets
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet No Other pets not possible.
Phone Access In Own Room Yes Phone connection may be installed in room own at residents own cost. Portable phone is also available. Residents shared phone available.
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes Individual thermostats in all rooms. Gas heating in common hall areas.
Residents Committee Yes Monthly residents Meetings for residents input.
Family Committee No Family meetings as required
Newsletter Yes Two monthly.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes Two dining areas and separate lounge. Large enclosed courtyard. Various seating areas outside.
Outings Yes We have our own 12 seater coach. This is available to those who can safely negotiate entry and exit to the coach.
Rural Setting No Located near Bayfair shopping
Smokers Room No Smoking in designated area only.
Smoking Permitted Yes In restricted areas.
Semi-Secure No We can not take wanderers.
Sprinklers Yes Sprinklers and smoke detectors throughout.
Updated: 27 Apr 2012
Special Features
We are a local family owned and operated business. We engage directly with our residents and family members to provide personalised quality care.

We are conveniently located close to Bayfair Shopping Centre, to local churches, the RSA and bowling clubs all the picturesque town of Mount Maunganui.




Updated: 4 Mar 2014
Interests & Activities
Varied activity programme that includes, outings, entertainers and games/sports etc. Advocate, we will refer to support groups as necessary, Big print books, Breakfast in bed, Classical Music, Digital camera, Email, Entertainers, Fax, Internet, Library, Meal choices, Music, Organ, RSA visit.
Updated: 26 Nov 2010
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Details re Meals Our menu is overseen by a Dietitian. All meals are prepared in our own kitchen. A continental style breakfast is served from 6.45am - 7.15pm Lunch is served from 11.45am - 12.30pm. This is the main meal of the day. Special diets and likes and dislikes are catered for. There are 2 choices of meals at tea time. Soup, fruit and cheese is also served. Biscuits and cake are available at morning tea and afternoon tea. Caregiver will provide additional snacks as required.
Staffing Details Client focused care is important and staff make it a priority to attend to the needs of the residents. A Registered Nurse is on duty at all times. Caregivers are all required to undertake training within 3 months commencement of duties. We are family owned and we work in the business Monday- Friday. You can speak directly with the owners to address any concerns or personalised options you would like.
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include We charge the government set rates which depending on your or your family member's assessment may be fully or partially subsidised. Some of our rooms may attract a premium however we have many rooms also that there are no extra charges.
Updated: 22 Oct 2014
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
English Yes
Updated: 27 Apr 2012
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Non denominational Yes Residents have the opportunity to follow their own beliefs.
(Other comments) Yes All religions welcome
Updated: 22 Oct 2014
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Public Transport 0.50 km Intercity Bus at Bayfair shopping and Bay Hopper Bus service runs down Girven Road.
Shops 0.50 km Bayfair Mall
Mall 0.50 km Bayfair Shopping Mall is located within easy walking distance.
Parks 0.50 km Granada Park is nearby. Skate ramp for teenagers located in Girvan Road. The beach is less than 10 minutes walking distance away.
Library 4.00 km Public Library is located at Omanu/Mt Maunganui. We take our residents to the Library as part of our activities programme.
Updated: 27 Apr 2012
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
CareerForce Yes
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes
National Certificate in Support of the Older Person (not available after Dec 2010) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes Members of NZACA
Other details Yes Certified since 2004 Currently fully Certified.
CareerForce New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA)
Updated: 27 Apr 2012

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