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Kingswood Rest Home Morrinsville

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At a glance
Vacancy
Yes
Name
Kingswood Rest Home Morrinsville
Category
Rest Home Care
Address
422 Thames Street
Morrinsville
DHB
Waikato
Phone
(07) 889 7850
Fax
(07) 889 7852
Email
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Web
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Personnel
Manager
Tonya Holroyd
Owner
Kingswood Healthcare Management Ltd
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Description
MISSION STATEMENT

Providing dignified care for the Elderly.

PHILOSOPHY

Kingswood Rest Home is a comfortable, compassionate and friendly home for Residents and those who provide their care. We will provide:

A caring, home-like environment where the Older Person can live with the dignity, honour and the respect they deserve as senior members of our community;

A safe haven for our Residents, responding to their changing needs and continually measuring and improving the quality of our services to them;

Support at all times by qualified staff that will provide the highest level of ongoing individualised care appropriate to the needs of each and every Resident;

Support and treatment for alleviation of pain and suffering;

Full and understandable explanations of individual treatment, medication and progress;

Access to doctors, counselors and other health-care professionals whenever needed.

Individual recognition and respect for the privacy of the Residents and their personal possessions;

Encouragement of a feeling of personal security;

The encouragement and opportunity for each Resident to follow their own religious and cultural beliefs;

Individual recognition and respect for the privacy of the Residents and their personal possessions;

Stimulating contact with people of all ages and the opportunity to be involved in therapeutic and challenging activities within the home and / or community;

Through the “Spark of Life” Philosophy we will re-ignite the human spirit, boost self-esteem and bring joy to life in our Residents, ensuring that the Kingswood Rest Homes are a place where the staff love working, the Residents love living and their families and friends love visiting.
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 31 Mar 2016
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care16
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyYes
One room closed for renovations Please phone the facility for an update and to be added to the waiting list
Impending vacancyYes
Updated: 24 Mar 2017
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Nurse Practitioner Yes Rachael Hale As Required
Registered Nurse 37 Yes Stella McGuire Melanie Moore Sandheev Kumar
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes Full-time
Physiotherapist Negotiable
Occupational Therapist Negotiable As required
Own Social Worker Negotiable As required.
Diversional Therapist Negotiable As required.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Melissa Wratt
Hairdresser Yes Maree Mark
Podiatrist Yes 6 to 8 weekly or as required
Dietitian Yes Annual Audit by Registered Dietitian.
Kaumatua Yes Kaumatua visits.
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Chaplain and Priests visit.
Other Personnel Yes Full-time Cook, Caretaker, Gardener and Handyman.
Updated: 9 Mar 2015
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advisor Yes
Infection Control Yes
Updated: 11 Mar 2014
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes
Carer Support or other Short Stay Yes
Advance bookings taken Yes
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 11 Mar 2014
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes Resthome and supported living house.
Day Care Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes All rooms have doors that open out to paved and garden areas, no steps.
Rooms (Shared) Yes Five shared rooms.
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes Shared rooms are suitable.
Ensuite Yes One in a shared room.
Female residents only Yes Our Shared Rooms are gender specific.
Male residents only Yes Our Shared Rooms are gender specific.
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Phone Access In Own Room No There is a private phone booth and a portable phone is also available. Residents may also have a phone line to their own room, at their cost.
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes Central heating.
Residents Committee Yes
Family Committee Yes
Newsletter Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Outings Yes
Rural Setting Yes
Sprinklers Yes Sprinklers and smoke detectors.
Audit report available Yes
Updated: 11 Mar 2014
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Advocate, Age Concern, Alzheimer's Society, Art, BBQ, Bingo, Board games, Bowls, Cards, Care and Craft, Church, Classical Music, Craft, Dancing, Entertainers, Entertainment, Exercises, Flower arranging, Games, Garden, Gardening, Golden Oldies, Greypower, Happy Hour, Indoor Games, Library, Lions, Minibus, Movies, Music, Newspaper reading, Outings, Park, Picnic facilities, Pianist, Quizzes, Reading, RSA, Senior Citizens, Shopping, Sing-a-longs, Singing
Updated: 11 Mar 2014
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Details re Meals Meals and baking are home cooked. Menus are audited by a Registered Dietitian annually. Individual, diabetic and cultural needs are catered for.
Staffing Details Our trained staff are caring compassionate people who have an empathy with older people. Staff, residents and families quickly become part of the extended family of the resident and their families. Because we are a small facility it allows our relationships to be more intimate and personal. Many of the staff are long serving. Our staff members consist of a General Manager, Registered Nurses,Care Givers, an Experienced Cook, Gardener, Handyman, Activities Coordinators and full-time Caretaker. Residents are seen by their own Doctors as required and are visited regularly by a Nurse Practitioner for the Older Person.
Updated: 11 Mar 2014
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
Afrikaans Yes Manager speaks Afrikaans
English Yes
Hindi Yes
Malayalam Yes
Maori - Te Reo Yes
Updated: 17 Jan 2016
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Non denominational Yes Regular services held
(Other comments) No Transport is available to local churches.
Updated: 11 Mar 2014
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Shops 1.50 km Morrinsville Town Centre is close enough for residents using mobility scooters. We have available a mobility scooter.
Parks 0.50 km Howie Park
Library 1.50 km Morrinsville Public Library is a new library and is wheelchair accessible.
Updated: 11 Mar 2014
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
Eldernet Subscription Bronze Yes
National Certificate in Support of the Older Person (not available after Dec 2010) Yes Some staff members have this qualification.
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
Spark of Life Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available.
Updated: 9 Mar 2015

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