CHT St Margaret's Hospital
At a glance
- Tina Lock - 09 834 4963
- CHT Healthcare Trust - 09 522 4585
Design is around suites of 10 residents, all with ensuites, all enjoy shared dining area and living spaces, a kitchenette and access to gardens.
CHT St Margaret's dementia care unit provides secure, thoughtful care for residents who need extra care, complete with specially designed gardens, dining and lounge areas.
Quality care, compassion and a strong connection to the community is at the heart of CHT Healthcare Trust. For over 55 years we have been taking great care of older people in the Auckland, Waikato and Bay of Plenty areas. Each of our properties provides a sense of home for residents, seamless transition across levels of care and support for families.
As an independent healthcare trust, CHT focuses all energy and resources into caring for residents, their families and communities.
• Outdoor seating spaces
• BBQ area
• Shared lounge spaces
• Shared dining room
• Activities programme
• Organised outtings
|Contract with DHB||Yes|
|Updated: 14 Nov 2012|
Bed and Vacancy Details
|Approximate number of beds at this level of care||7|
|Unless spouse of current resident|
|Premium Room Charges||Some Rooms as at 21 Oct 2021|
|MOH Certification and Audit Report||View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)|
|Updated: 26 Nov 2021|
|Type||Hours Per Week||Status||Details|
|Registered Nurse||Yes||RN on all shifts.|
|Nurse Practitioner||Yes||Gerontology Nurse Specialist WDHB on request|
|Enrolled Nurse||Yes||1 EN working in Hospital facility|
|Physiotherapist||Yes||Contracted Physio 8hrs a week on Thursday|
|Occupational Therapist||Yes||CHT OT 8hrs Thursday|
|Activities Co-ordinator||Yes||2 Activites Co ordinators|
|Hairdresser||Yes||Visiting Hairdresser Thursday all day & a Beatician on a Wednesday|
|Podiatrist||Yes||Contracted approx 8hrs 6 weekly as demand dictates|
|Updated: 7 Nov 2012|
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
|Specialities or Areas of Expertise||Status||Details|
|End of Life/Palliative Care||Yes|
|Dialysis||Yes||Competent with Capd & Haemodyalisis|
|Wound Care||Yes||WDHB wound specialist|
|Diabetic Care||Yes||WDHB Nurse Specialist|
|Stroke Rehabilitation||Yes||WDHB Nurse Specialist|
|Infection Control||Yes||CN infection control co ordinator RNs trained in infection control managerment|
|Psychiatric Care||Yes||Liason with Clare Cottage as requested|
|Updated: 10 May 2010|
|May Bring Own Furniture||Yes||Occassional furniture eg coffee table small dressing table|
|Pets In Residence||Yes|
|Negotiate To Bring Own Pet||Yes|
|Phone Access In Own Room||Yes|
|Cater for under 65 yrs with Disability||Yes|
|Outings||Yes||We have a bus that is shared throughout our facility. With visits to all Auckland interesting destinations|
|Maori Kaupapa||Yes||In some of the rooms thay have a wall heater|
|Residents Committee||Yes||All areras have residnets meetings 2 monthly|
|Family Committee||No||Family welcome to attend residents meetings.|
|Policy for management of challenging behaviour||Yes|
|Smokers Room||No||Residntes are welcome to smoke in the shelted outside areas. Specifically for family & residnts|
|Updated: 10 May 2010|
|With colourful trees and gardens, St Margarets Hospital and Rest Home is designed around suites of between 8 and 10 bedrooms with each bedroom having its own ensuite. Each of the suites has its own dining area and living room and all have a kitchenette for use by residents and their guests.
Courtyards are a special feature at St Margarets and can be accessed from bedrooms and lounges, providing residents with secure outdoor areas and gardens.
At CHT we take time to listen to you and understand you. Our Trust was established for you and we want to know what you expect and need.
As a completely independent Charitable Trust we can focus on meeting the needs of our residents. As we have no other demands on our funds, we reinvest all of our surpluses back into our facilities and our services.
This focus on services is based on our strong belief that every person is entitled to be treated with respect at all times and given encouragement to retain the highest possible level of personal dignity, integrity and independence.
|Updated: 18 May 2010|
Interests & Activities
|Activity programme, Advocate, Alzheimer's Society, Art, BBQ, Big print books, Bingo, Blind Foundation, Board games, Bowls, Breakfast in bed|
|Updated: 10 May 2010|
The Ministry of Health conducts regular audits of Residential Care Facilities. They can be found HERE.