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CHT St Margarets Care Home

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CHT St Margarets Care Home
Rest Home
52 Beach Road
Te Atatū Peninsula
Auckland 0610
Postal Address
PO Box 74341
Auckland 1546
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Robin Moll - 09 834 4963
CHT Healthcare Trust - 09 522 4585
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Lush gardens, courtyard spaces and secure outdoor areas are a key feature of the CHT St Margaret's Home & Hospital located in Te Atatu Peninsula – creating a relaxing atmosphere at this West Auckland property.

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.

Amenities provided:

• Gardens
• Outdoor seating spaces
• BBQ area
• Shared lounge spaces
• Shared dining room
• Activities programme
• Organised outtings
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Detail Status
Contract with Te Whatu Ora Yes
Certification Yes
ORA Applies No

Updated: 14 Nov 2012

Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Detail Status
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 6
Vacancy No
Unless spouse of current resident
Impending vacancy No
Short stay considered No
Premium Accommodation Charges Some Rooms as at 01 May 2024
MOH Certification and Audit Report View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)
Extra admission requirements due to COVID-19 No

Updated: 11 Jul 2024

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
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes
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
Dietitian Yes Eurest caterer
Accredited Visitors Yes
Kaumatua Yes
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes

Updated: 7 Nov 2012

Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise Status Details
Oxygen Management Yes
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management Yes
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Dialysis Yes Competent with Capd & Haemodyalisis
Wound Care Yes WDHB wound specialist
Diabetic Care Yes WDHB Nurse Specialist
Continence Advice Yes WDHB
Stomal Therapy Yes WDHB
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes WDHB Nurse Specialist
Infection Control Yes CN infection control co ordinator RNs trained in infection control managerment
Surgical Followup Yes
Psychiatric Care Yes Liason with Clare Cottage as requested
Clinical Management Yes

Updated: 10 May 2010

Feature Status Details
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Occassional furniture eg coffee table small dressing table
Single Rooms Yes
Ensuite Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Cater for under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Outings Yes We have a bus that is shared throughout our facility. With visits to all Auckland interesting destinations
Whānau Room Yes
Māori 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.
Newsletter Yes quartly
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Rural Setting Yes
Smokers Room No Residntes are welcome to smoke in the shelted outside areas. Specifically for family & residnts
Smoking Permitted Yes
Semi-Secure Yes

Updated: 10 May 2010

Special Features
Special Features
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
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.