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Rest Home Care
75 Middlepark Rd
Upper Riccarton
North West
Postal Address
75 Middlepark Road, Upper Riccarton, Christchurch 8042
(03) 343 4300
(03) 343 4322
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Anna Carey - 03 3434300 Extn 9531
Oceania Group
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Middlepark is a homely purpose built facility which provides both rest home and hospital level care. A registered nurse is on duty 24 hours a day and oversees a team of dedicated health care assistants.

All meals are cooked onsite by our team of dedicated cooks. Fresh baking is provided for morning and afternoon tea.

We have a full and varied activities programme, run by our diversional therapist and activities co-ordinator. Activities are provided seven days a week.

All bedrooms are single rooms, a number have doors leading to the outdoor courtyards. All rooms have either a partial or full ensuite. We also boast a number of lounges.

The Bush Inn Centre and the Hornby Mall are both just minutes away. A bus stop is at the gate.

We also enjoy a close relationship with the high school, St Thomas of Canterbury, which is situated next door.

Middlepark is part of the Oceania Group.

Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Updated: 23 May 2017
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 29
Vacancy Yes
All rooms have either a full or partial ensuite, some have sliding doors to a courtyard
Impending vacancy Yes
Additional Room CostsNo
Updated: 24 Apr 2018
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Nurse Practitioner Yes Available on referral.
Registered Nurse Yes A registered nurse is on duty twenty four hours a day.
Enrolled Nurse Yes An enrolled nurse is employed three days a week.
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes A team of dedicated health care assistants are on duty twenty four hours a day.
Physiotherapist Yes A physiotherapist visits once a week. More frequent visits are available on referral.
Occupational Therapist Yes On referral
Diversional Therapist Yes A diversional therapist is employed four days a week and oversees the activities programme. Activities are provided seven days a week.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes An activities coordinator is employed four days a week. Activities are provided seven days a week.
Hairdresser Yes Middlepark has a custom built salon. A hair dresser is onsite two days a week.
Podiatrist Yes Visits six weekly
Dietitian Yes Our menu's are developed by the Oceania Dietitian. A dietitian is also available on referral.
Accredited Visitors Yes A pet therapist visits one a week with her dog.
Kaumatua Yes Avaliable on request
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Weekly catholic service on a friday Regular visits by local churches from the area
Updated: 28 Nov 2017
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
IV Antibiotic Capability Yes Should a resident require IV antibiotics this can be arranged through acute demand. The services will come to the Facility.
Oxygen Management Yes We can manage residents who require oxygen
Surgical Followup Yes We have experienced staff who can provide post operative care in a supportive environment.
Wound Care Yes Wound care is an important component of our facility We have qualified staff on sight who are able to provide a high level of wound care.
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advisor Yes
Infection Control Yes All our staff are trained in infection control principals.
Gerontological Care Yes
Urology Yes Here at Middlepark we are able to facilitate basic urology management. we are able to deal with catheters and continence issues.
Community Health Yes Happy to liase with other community supports to provide assistance should the need arise.
Clinical Manager Yes Our experienced clinical nurse manager works five days a week
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 Respite beds avaliable
Carer Support Yes
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes
Booking can be made in advance Yes
Updated: 23 May 2017
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes
Ensuite Yes Every room has a full or partial ensuite (toilet only)
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes Pre dinner drinks are provided twice a week
Pets In Residence Yes We have a cat named Bella and several gold fish.
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes This can be arranged at the residents expense. Portable phones are available for use and a phone is also located in a lounge area for resident use.
Wifi Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room No This is variable as some rooms have heaters and other have underfloor heating.
Maori Kaupapa Yes Available on request
Residents Committee Yes Residents committee meets once a month.
Family Committee No Family are welcome to join the residents committee meeting.
Newsletter Yes A newsletter is distributed to residents and send to families/friends every two months. The latest news letter is also available on the Middlepark website.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes We are not a secure dementia facility
Lounges/seating areas Yes We have four lounge areas. We also boast a number of out door areas which have seating.
Outings Yes Outings are scheduled to occur twice a week.
Smokers Room Yes
Smoking Permitted Yes
Semi-Secure No
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes Audit report is available on the HealthCERT website
Updated: 28 Nov 2017
Special Features
Special Features
Educated and committed staff. A centre which is purpose built, light and sunny. Larger rooms have Ensuites other rooms have a shared bathroom and shower with one other resident or there are a few rooms with toilet only and a shower nearby. Spacious lounges, dining and other sitting areas allowing privacy if desired. Landscaped gardens featuring twin oak trees. Our goal is to provide a quality care environment in which each older person in our care feels secure, retains their independence and is supported by staff committed to their well being.
Updated: 27 Dec 2017
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Full varied programme co-ordinated by 1 diversional therapist and an 1 activity co-ordinator. Well maintained landscaped gardens with garden seats & pathways.

Activity programme, Art, BBQ, Big print books, Blind Foundation, Board games, Bowls, Canine friends, Cards, Care and Craft, Church, Classical Music, ,Concerts, Dancing, DVD's Entertainers, Entertainment, Exercises, Games, Golf, Happy Hour, Housie, Indoor Games, , Jigsaw, Library, Lotto, Minibus, Movies, Music, Newspaper reading, Outings, Quizzes, Reading, Roses, Shopping, Sing-a-longs, Singing, Sky TV,, Cooking, Electric beds, Fax, Gardening, , Sky TV
Updated: 14 Jun 2017
Additional Information
Additional Information
Details re Meals Meals are cooked fresh on site. Breakfast is served in your room. Lunch and dinner are served in the dining room unless you are unwell, when it will be served in your room.
Staffing Details Middlepark has Registered Nurse cover 24hrs a day/ 7days a week. We have very experienced enrolled nurses and healthcare assistants.
Associated Complexes We are a part of the Oceania Group of care facilities.
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Please refer to management for details of fees
Updated: 23 May 2017
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
English Yes
Fijian Indian Yes
Filipino Yes
Hindi Yes
Nepali Yes
Ukranian Yes
Updated: 4 Dec 2017
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes
Baptist Yes
Methodist Yes
Presbyterian Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Salvation Army Yes
Updated: 23 May 2017
Public Transport 0.00 km Bus at gate with seat
Shops 0.50 km Avonhead shopping centre
Mall 1.00 km Bush Inn Centre & Hornby Mall
Parks 0.50 km
Library 1.00 km At Hornby but we provide a mobile service in the facility
Updated: 23 May 2017
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
CareerForce Yes
National Certificate in Support of the Older Person (not available after Dec 2010) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes
CareerForce New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)
Updated: 23 May 2017