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At a glance
Vacancy
Yes
Name
Elmwood
Category
Rest Home Care
Address
131 Hill Rd
Manurewa 2105
South
Auckland
Postal Address
P O Box 75-530, Manurewa 2243
DHB
Counties Manukau
Phone
(09) 269 0750
Fax
(09) 269 0751
Web
Visit Website
Personnel
Manager
(09) 269 0760
Owner
Oceania Healthcare
Other services
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Description
At rest home level care, Elmwood has 59 beds.

The care service offered includes registered nurse cover 24-hours a day.

There is a varied activities programme for residents, organised by diversional therapists.

Hospital level care (80 beds) is also available at Elmwood.

Care Suites(28)
These suites give rest home or hospital residents the chance to receive the care they need in a modern, well-appointed suite.


For more information about Elmwood please visit www.oceaniahealthcare.co.nz.
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 12 May 2017
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care59
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyYes
Short and long care stay available
Impending vacancyNo
Updated: 29 May 2017
Testimonials
I feel like a queen - Betty Bisman

Wonderful staff. Thank you for taking care of us so well - Ramon Bell
Updated: 12 May 2017
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Nurse Practitioner Yes Available through CMDHB
Registered Nurse 40 Yes
Enrolled Nurse 40 Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers 504 Yes
Physiotherapist 10 Yes Plus on site Mobility Therapist-40 hours/week
Occupational Therapist Yes
Own Social Worker 0.00 No Available from CMDHB
Diversional Therapist 35 Yes
Activities Co-ordinator 30 Yes
Hairdresser 30 Yes
Podiatrist Yes Contracted
Dietitian Yes Available from Oceania support office
Accredited Visitors Negotiable Through Community Groups
Kaumatua Negotiable Can arrange if requested
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Negotiable residents use own advisors-2 church services/week.
Other Personnel Yes On site shop-variety change on request
Updated: 12 May 2017
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes On site, plus contact with local Hospice
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management Yes On site
Oxygen Management Yes On site
Surgical Followup Yes On site
Wound Care Yes Registered nurses regular training updates. Wound specialist from CMDHB
Diabetic Care Yes Available through CMDHB
Continence Advisor Yes Onsite, plus regular visits by specialist from USL
Infection Control Yes On site-Trained infection control nurses and committee
Stomal Therapist Yes Available through CMDHB
Psychiatric Care Yes Available through CMDHB
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes Available through CMDHB
Tracheotomy Care Yes Available through CMDHB
Dialysis Yes Available through CMDHB
Spinal Injuries Yes After rehabilitation
Gerontological Care Yes
Urology Yes Available through CMDHB
Clinical Manager Yes 2 on site 40h/week
Psychologist Yes Available through CMDHB
Psychiatrist Yes Available through CMDHB
Other Post Graduate Specialities Yes Psychiatry trained Registered nurse Experienced gerontology nurses
Updated: 12 May 2017
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes
Respite Yes
Carer Support Yes
Carer Support Yes
High Care Needs Yes
Subsidised Yes
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes
Private Paying Yes
Booking can be made in advance Yes
Updated: 12 May 2017
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Palliative Care Contract Yes
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Whanau Room Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes
Ensuite Yes Most rooms have own toilet and handbasin
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Negociable
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes Visiting
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Wifi Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Maori Kaupapa Yes
Residents Committee No Residents meet staff on a regular basis
Newsletter Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Outings Yes
Rural Setting Yes
Smokers Room Yes smokers area outside the facility
Smoking Permitted Yes Designated smokers area
Semi-Secure Yes
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes
Updated: 12 May 2017
Special Features
The rest home is divided into four courts and each court has approximately 15 reidents. Each court has its own dining room. All single rooms.

Bookings for respite care accepted.
Updated: 12 May 2017
Interests & Activities
There is a well planned activities programme, which include indoor bowls,cards,crafts,music,concerts,cooking, housie, newspaper readings, bus outings, petanque, quizzes, sing-a-longs, Sky TV, jigsaws and videos. There are regular mini bus excursions for shopping, events, shows and day trips.

Residents have access to , Advocate services, Age Concern, Alzheimer's Society, Arthritis society, Blind Foundation, Communicare, Greypower, Maori Women's Welfare League, Parkinson's Society and RSA.

Church services are held on site by various denominations.

Updated: 12 May 2017
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Details re Meals Menus are changed weekly and run on a five weekly cycle. We cater for individual dietary needs.
Staffing Details On site Admissions Co-ordinator to facilitate admissions.
Associated Complexes Elmwood village with 21 Apartments, 59 cottages and 23 villas and 24 new villas. St Johns Village in Hunters Corner, Papatoetoe, Auckland. Complex consist of 18 one and two bedroom cottages.
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Fees as CMDHB Fees do not include: hairdressing certain medications specialist visits outside the public health system
Updated: 12 May 2017
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
Afrikaans Yes
Chinese Yes
Chinese dialect Yes
Cook Island Yes
Croatian Yes
Dutch Yes
English Yes
Fijian Yes
Fijian Indian Yes
Filipino Yes
Hindi Yes
Interpreter Yes Can be arranged through outside agency
Italian Yes
Korean Yes
Mandarin Yes
Maori - Te Reo Yes
Niuean Yes
Punjabi Yes
Rarotongan Yes
Samoan Yes
Spanish Yes
Tagalog Yes
Tongan Yes
Zulu Yes
Updated: 12 May 2017
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes Anglican Church service is held on Saturday mornings
Christian Yes
Inter denominational Yes Inter denominational church service is held on Wednesdays
Methodist Yes
Non denominational Yes
Orthodox Christian Yes
Presbyterian Yes Residents are collected to attended the St Andrews Presbyterian Church on Sundays
Roman Catholic Yes Roman Catholic service is held on Fridays
Updated: 12 May 2017
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Public Transport 0.10 km Outside of complex
Shops 0.10 km Across the road
Mall 2.00 km Southmall, Manurewa Close to Manukau Shooping Center
Parks 0.50 km Five minutes walk to Auckland's Botanical Gardens
Library 1.50 km Manurewa
Updated: 12 May 2017
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
Approved provider of Professional Development and Recognition Programme Yes
Care Association New Zealand Yes
Home and Community Support Sector Standards (Standards NZ) Yes
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Registered Retirement Village? Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
Retirement Village Accreditation (Expiry date) Yes
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes
Approved provider of Professional Development and Recognition Programme Care Association New Zealand New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Registered Retirement Village? Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)
Updated: 12 May 2017

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