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Lakeside Retirement Lodge

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Vacancy
Soon
Name
Lakeside Retirement Lodge
Category
Rest Home Care
Address
43-45 Helvetia Rd
Pukekohe
South Auckland
Pukekohe
DHB
Counties Manukau
Phone
(09) 238 5175
Fax
(09) 238 5175
Email
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Personnel
Manager
Robert Winstanley
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Description
To provide a quality, comfortable and friendly retirement home for a family of senior citizens where they will be respected by our staff both physically and mentally regardless of whether they are frail or even confused.

Lakeside will always maintain their vision of a retirement lodge, which is idyllic and charming.
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Additional Room CostsNo
Updated: 23 Oct 2012
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care30
Long term vacancyNo
Short term vacancyNo
Impending vacancyYes - 1 single en suite
Updated: 27 Apr 2017
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes
Physiotherapist Negotiable If necessary.
Diversional Therapist Yes
Activities Co-ordinator Yes
Hairdresser Yes Every Wednesday.
Podiatrist Yes Every 6 weeks or as necessary.
Dietitian Negotiable On call.
Kaumatua Negotiable Available.
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes
Updated: 3 Dec 2007
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care’ Yes
Continence Advisor Yes
Infection Control Yes
Psychiatric Care Yes
Specialised Dementia Care Yes
Gerontological Care Yes
Clinical Manager Yes
Other Nursing Specialities Yes Cardiothoracic Specialist, Psychiatry Specialist, Aged Care Specialist
Updated: 3 Dec 2007
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes We provide respite care when beds are available.
Carer Support or other Short Stay Yes We provide Carer support when beds are available.
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 19 Feb 2013
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes
Ensuite Yes All rooms
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes negotiable
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Maori Kaupapa Yes Available on request
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes Negotiable but no aggressive or wandering residents.
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Outings Yes Every Friday( weather permitting) and 2nd Tuesday to RSA etc.
Rural Setting Yes
Smokers Room Yes Covered outside areas.
Smoking Permitted Yes Outside only.
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes
Updated: 13 Feb 2015
Special Features
Rest Home has views of its own lake and has a creek running through with ducks, eels and fish. Beautiful park location.
Updated: 3 Dec 2007
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Advocate, Age Concern, Alzheimer's Society, Art, BBQ, Big print books, Bingo, Blind Foundation, Board games, Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Bridge, Canine friends, Cards, Chapel, Children, Classical Music, Cooking, Craft, Entertainment, Exercises, Flower arranging, Games, Garden, Gardening, Happy Hour, Library, Minibus, Movies, Outings, Park, Reading, Senior Citizens, RSA, Shopping, Sing-a-longs, Sky TV
Updated: 3 Dec 2007
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Details re Meals Finest meat supplied by local butcher, fruit and vegetables supplied by local gardeners.
Staffing Details 3x Registered Nurses available. 2x full time and 1 part time.
Updated: 13 Feb 2015
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
Afrikaans Yes
English Yes
Fijian Yes
Fijian Indian Yes
Samoan Yes
Thai Yes
Tongan Yes
Updated: 22 Jun 2011
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Christian Yes
Methodist Yes
Presbyterian Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Updated: 3 Dec 2007
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Shops 0.40 km Main township
Parks   On site
Library 0.50 km Main Township plus make visits to the Rest Home
Updated: 22 Jun 2011
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA)
Updated: 3 Dec 2007

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