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CHT Lansdowne Home & Hospital

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CHT Lansdowne Home & Hospital
Rest Home Care
105 Botany Rd
Postal Address
PO Box 74341, Greenlane, Auckland 1546
Counties Manukau
(09) 535 4244
(09) 537 1311
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Ricci Ybanez - 09 535 4244
CHT - 09 522 4585
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A sun-filled courtyard, gardens and established trees provide a living heart to CHT Lansdowne Home & Hospital in Howick, with clusters of bedrooms all enjoying direct outdoor access.

Light and airy living rooms and kitchenettes associated with each cluster of bedrooms are well used social areas by residents and their guests.

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
Contract with DHBYes
Additional Room CostsNo
Updated: 27 Mar 2012
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care40
Long term vacancyNo
Short term vacancyNo
Impending vacancyYes
Updated: 29 Mar 2017
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Nurse Practitioner Negotiable We have visits by Gerentology Nurse specialist and Hospice Nurse specialist as required.
Registered Nurse Yes Registered nurses are on hand Monday - Friday and Hospital Registered Nurses cover the Rest Home at all other times.
Enrolled Nurse Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes
Physiotherapist Yes Part time Hours
Occupational Therapist Yes Part Time
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Our activities coordinator is available Monday to Friday and organises a range of activities. Please see Activities and Interests section below for more information.
Hairdresser Yes Salon on site. Visits Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Podiatrist Yes A podiatrist visits on a six weekly basis.
Dietitian Yes A dietitian reviews residents as required.
Kaumatua Negotiable
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes
Updated: 8 Nov 2012
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care’ Yes
Oxygen Management Yes
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes
Infection Control Yes
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes
Gerontological Care Yes
Updated: 12 May 2010
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes
Ensuite Yes 31 Rest Home rooms have ensuites.
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Our modern and comfortable rooms are enhanced by the personal details you add with your ornaments, photographs and favourite furniture.
Pets In Residence Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Residents Committee Yes
Family Committee Yes
Newsletter Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes Please contact management to view a copy of this policy.
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Outings Yes We have outings in our mini-bus on weekly basis.
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes
Updated: 12 May 2010
Special Features
Surrounded by gardens and trees, Lansdowne is designed around clusters of bedrooms with each cluster having its own living room and kitchenette for use by residents and their guests.

Courtyards are a special feature at Lansdowne and can be accessed from bedrooms and lounges, providing residents with secure outdoor areas and gardens.
Updated: 12 May 2010
Interests & Activities
As part of our Activity programme residents enjoy Art, Bingo, Board games, Bowls, Care and Craft, Cooking, Craft, Entertainment, Exercises, Happy Hour, Indoor Games, Minigolf, Movies, Outings, Parties, Pianist, Probus, Quizzes, Reading, Shopping and Sing-a-longs to name a few.

Onsite we also have a BBQ and lovely gardens for the residents and their families to enjoy.

For those that enjoy reading there are big print books, a library and visits to the library can also be arranged.

To help residents keep in touch with friends and family we have email facilities onsite. Sky TV is also installed to keep everyone up to date with the happenings in the outside world.

Visitors from a range of different religious groups come on a regular basis to provide pastoral care to our residents. We also have close links with the Senior Citizens club.

All residents can enjoy breakfast in bed if they wish and we also cater for vegetarian preferences.

A minibus is available and used for regular outings.

Updated: 12 May 2010
Additional Information
Details re Meals We provide tasty and nutritious meals with a dietitian's input as required. Vegetarian preferences are catered for.
Associated Complexes We one of the CHT group of nine facilities situated throughout the greater Auckland area.
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Please contact management directly for information regarding fees. We do not apply additional room charges.
Updated: 8 Nov 2012
Languages Spoken
Cantonese Yes
English Yes
Fijian Indian Yes
Filipino Yes
Niuean Yes
Russian Yes
Sri Lankan Yes
Tagalog Yes
Tongan Yes
Updated: 12 May 2010
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes
Baptist Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Salvation Army Yes
(Other comments) No Most local church groups have regular visiting times
Updated: 12 May 2010
Public Transport 0.05 km A bus stop is nearby on Botany Rd.
Shops 0.10 km A superette is approximately 100m away on Botany Rd.
Mall 4.00 km Westfield Pakuranga is a short drive away.
Library 6.00 km Pakuranga Library.
Updated: 12 May 2010
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes Three years certification achieved December 2009 with no partial or unattained criteria, and 5 continuous improvement ratings.
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available.
Updated: 12 May 2010