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Home of St Barnabas Trust - Teal Wing and Pywell Wing

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Vacancy
No
Name
Home of St Barnabas Trust
Category
Rest Home Care
Address
12 Ings Ave
St Clair
Dunedin
Dunedin
Postal Address
12 Ings Avenue, St Clair, Dunedin 9012
DHB
Southern (Otago)
Phone
(03) 455 8298
Fax
(03) 455 6809
Email
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Personnel
Manager
Shirley Hennessy - (03) 455 8843
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Description
Our Charter
To provide the best possible care based on established standards.
To always include the residents and/or the resident’s family in treatment decisions.
To respect and respond to each individual’s cultural and personal choice and lifestyle decisions.
To remain up-to-date with current trends in care.
To ensure all members of our team maintain a collaborative approach to care.
To be clearly accountable for our practices through the quality improvements process.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Updated: 8 Apr 2013
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 40
Vacancy No
At present we do not have a vacancy for short or long term care. We do welcome enquiries and visits to view our facility. We do have a waiting list facility if you wish to put your name onto it.
Impending vacancy No
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 11 Dec 2017
Personnel
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes We provide 24 hour RN cover to ensure quality care. Our RN/ Care Managers, Michelle, Rebecca and Leith job share over five days per week and provide a seven day a week 24 hour on call RN cover. Our Manager Shirley Hennessy is also a registered nurse.
Diversional Therapist Yes We provide a varied activites programme, joint activities with other rest homes, bowls, housie, 4box connect exercises and Tai chi.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes
Hairdresser Yes Pat our hairdresser visits every Thursday morning and at other times upon request.
Podiatrist Yes Six weekly by appointment. Other times as required.
Dietitian Yes All our meals are made on site in our new commercial kitchen and our menus are auditored by an independent dietitan. We have achieved an 'A' grade certification from the DCC under the new Food Safety Act
Kaumatua Negotiable
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes We have our own private chapel and weekly services are available to everyone. Other services and times by arrangement.
Other Personnel Yes Our House Doctor holds weekly clinics
Updated: 28 Nov 2017
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes We have a Respite Care Service Agreement and provide this when there are available beds. See current vacancy report re availability
Carer Support Yes We provide Carer Support short stay when there are available beds. See current vacancy report re availability.
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes Please telephone to discuss this option.
Booking can be made in advance Yes We will endeavour to accomodate advance booking requests however this is dependent on the bed status requirement for permanent placements at the time. Please telephone to discuss your requirement.
Updated: 20 Mar 2013
Features
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Day Care Yes We can provide individual day care by request.
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes We endeavor to provide the best care possible to those at the end of their life.
Rooms (Single) Yes
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes One sunny double room available
Ensuite Yes There are 12 ensuite rooms available upstairs in the Teal Wing. Ten of these rooms have shared ensuites. Downstairs we have 2 ensuite rooms. Rooms without ensuites are very close to a communal toilet/bathroom.
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes Happy hour is held on a Friday in the day room between 3.30 and 4.30pm
Pets In Residence Yes We have one cat named Turvey who is about 8 years old
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Residents Committee Yes Residents meeting are held regularly and everyone is welcome to attend.
Newsletter Yes At times we do circlated a residents newsletter especially at Christmas with so many events and functions taking place.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes We have policies in place for challenging behaviour and consult with health professionals if/ when needed.
Confused Residents Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes Our blue room is a more formal lounge area, a wonderful room for entertaining family and friends. There are a number of seating areas around the home both inside and out with views of the garden.
Outings Yes Residents are invitied to go on regular outings in our 11 seater van re shopping trips, a car ride, or afternoon tea out for anyone interested.
Rural Setting No St. Barnabas is set in one of the best streets in St. Clair with established gardens of trees and rhododendrons. There is a number of seating areas and we are only a short walk to the beach.
Smoking Permitted Yes We have a smoking policy for both staff and residents.
Sprinklers Yes Fully upgraded sprinkler system
Audit report available Yes Full three year Ministry of Health Certification
Updated: 8 May 2015
Special Features
Special Features
Meals On Wheels

We provide and Meals on Wheels Service, Monday to Saturday with homestyle cooked meals delivered to you at home by our friendly drivers.

These meals are cooked on site and delivered to you and a plate hot and ready to eat.

There is no delay or waiting time to receive a meal just telephone in your order before 10 am and we can have a meal to you that day for lunch.
We also have frozen meals available, these can be delivered 4 or 5 at a time.

For more information or a current menu please telephone (03) 4558298 or email meals@stbarnabasdun.org.nz

Catering
Enquiries for outside catering functions welcome, contact Barbara Sanderson
Updated: 27 Jan 2016
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
We ofter a range of activities with regular van outings, a BBQ donated by a staff member is available. Regular concerts and entertainers provide relaxion and enjoyment. We have a collection of cards for sale, a library of big print books and board games, Breakfast is delivered to resdients in bed, Bowls both here and at other homes, WE have lovely grounds and gardens with outdoor seating, Housie on a Friday for those interested an happy hour.
Updated: 2 Jun 2011
Additional Information
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Details re Meals All our delicious homestyle meals are cooked on the premises. We also cater for functions both onsite and in the community.
Staffing Details We have a very caring team of 55 staff who attend comprehensive in service training. All staff hold a CPR certificate.
Updated: 18 May 2011
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
English Yes
Updated: 20 May 2010
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes We are an Anglican home the original home was purchased by the Dunedin Diocese in 1956 from Judge Adams. Funds for the property were largely by way of bequests and donations.
Updated: 20 Jul 2012
Distances
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Public Transport 0.10 km Easy flat walk to bus stop. Buses run every 20 minutes
Shops 0.10 km Hairdresser, Butcher, Post Office, Fish & Chip Shop, Vet. 4 Square shop. St. Clair Esplanade and beach is 500m away, flat easy walk and has 2 hairdressers a cafe' and restaurant. The hot salt water pool is a further 100m walk.
Parks 0.10 km Beach and small park with cafe' 500m, flat walking.
Library   Library onsite, talking and large print books available.
Updated: 2 Jun 2011
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
ISO (International Organization for Standardization) 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
New Zealand Council of Christian Social Services (NZCCSS) Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available.
Updated: 20 Jul 2012

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