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Kowhai Manor Hospital & Rest Home

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Kowhai Manor Hospital & Rest Home
Rest Home Care
24 Threadneedle Street
West Coast
(03) 768 0880
(03) 768 9263
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Jillian Jones - (03) 768 0880
Kiwianniacare Ltd.
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At Kowhai Manor we offer excellence in health care with a commitment to the dignity of life for all people.
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Additional Room CostsNo
Updated: 30 Aug 2012
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care13
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyYes
Impending vacancyNo
Updated: 28 Feb 2017
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes 24 hour Registered Nurse coverage in conjunction with attached long stay hospital facilities.
Enrolled Nurse Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes
Physiotherapist 0.00 Negotiable
Occupational Therapist 0.00 Negotiable
Own Social Worker 0.00 Negotiable
Diversional Therapist Yes
Hairdresser Yes At own expense.
Podiatrist Yes 6 weekly visits at own expense except for diabetic residents.
Dietitian Negotiable
Kaumatua Negotiable
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Anglican and Catholic services on a regular basis. Other denominations are available for contact if required.
Updated: 21 Nov 2012
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care’ Yes
Oxygen Management Yes
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes
Infection Control Yes
Updated: 21 Nov 2012
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes
Carer Support or other Short Stay Yes
Advance bookings taken Yes When bed state allows.
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 21 Nov 2012
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes If like in interest.
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes
Rooms (Shared) Yes We have one share room. Will only be shared by negotiation between Nurse Manager and Residents. Perfectly suited for couples.
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes We have one share room suitable if not occupied.
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Insurance on resident's personal effects is to organised and paid for by the resident.
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes At the Resident's own expense.
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Residents Committee Yes Input into menu, outings etc.
Family Committee No Family involvement is welcomed.
Newsletter Yes Resident and Family Newsletter sent quarterly.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes Both lounges have seaviews.
Outings Yes Own wheelchair van.
Rural Setting No Elevated location.
Sprinklers Yes Throughout.
Updated: 31 Dec 2015
Special Features
Updated: Unknown
Interests & Activities
A comprehensive activities programme is undertaken for residents. There are regular outings in the Rest Home van for drives in the countryside and to any public events of interest. Residents are encouraged to join in with the morning exercise programme and the many different games and craft sessions. Musical entertainment is provided by local artists on a regular basis.
Updated: Unknown
Additional Information
Details re Meals A varied menu is provided for all meals. Special dietary arrangements can be made with the chief cook.
Staffing Details 24 hour Registered Nurse on site.
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include hairdressing, optometrist, dentist, non diabetic podiatry, non-subsidised medications.
Updated: 21 Nov 2012
Public Transport 0.00 km
Shops 0.50 km
Mall 1.50 km
Parks 0.50 km
Library 1.50 km
Updated: Unknown
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
New Zealand Aged Care Association Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association
Updated: Unknown