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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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Shirley Baxter - 03 3434300 Extn 9531
Oceania Group
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Middlepark Rest Home & Village offers independent living with the reassurance of Hospital level care should a person's health needs change.

At Hospital and rest home level Middlepark is able to care for up to 49 people.

The environment at Middlepark is family friendly and there is a full and varied activities programme. This is run by our activities co-ordinator.

The Bush Inn Centre and the Hornby Mall are both just minutes away.

Middlepark Rest Home & Village is part of the Oceania Group.

Visit www.oceaniahealthcare.co.nz to find out more.
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 23 May 2017
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care37
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyYes
Impending vacancyNo
Updated: 26 May 2017
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Nurse Practitioner Yes Clinical Manager
Registered Nurse Yes
Enrolled Nurse Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes All staff are trainied or are in training for national certificate in Residential Care.
Physiotherapist Yes
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Our Activities Co Coordinator / a robust programme
Hairdresser Yes Salon on site (2 days per week)
Podiatrist Yes 6 weekly
Dietitian Yes We have an Oceania Dietitian who visits and is our support person.
Kaumatua No Avaliable as required
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Weekly catholic service on a friday Regular visits by local churches from the area
Other Personnel No Our fantastic cook and offers a great menu with variety and food options available to cater for your own personnel needs. Morning and afternoon teas are good home baking.
Updated: 23 May 2017
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. Our clinical lead holds a post graduate qualification in 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 clinical manager has a wealth of experience. her nursing career has been based around spinal injuries Infection control and wound care. She is on the National/local wound care society . holds a Post graduate certificate in wound management.
Other Nursing Specialities Yes Our clinical leader comes to us with a wealth of experience in cardiac management.
Updated: 23 May 2017
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
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room No This is variable as some rooms have heaters and other have underfloor heating.
Maori Kaupapa No Could be available if required
Residents Committee Yes
Newsletter Yes 3 monthly
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes 4 lounges
Outings Yes 1 van 1 wheelchair van
Smokers Room Yes
Smoking Permitted Yes
Semi-Secure No
Sprinklers Yes
Updated: 23 May 2017
Special Features
Educated and committed staff. A centre which is purpose built, light and sunny. During 2014 the Facility has been repainted, and refurbished. The furniture has been replaced with new bright furniture that suits the older person. 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: 23 May 2017
Interests & Activities
Full varied programme co-ordinated by 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: 23 May 2017
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
Cantonese Yes
Chinese Yes
Dutch Yes
English Yes
Fijian Indian Yes
Filipino Yes
Flemish Yes
Hindi Yes
Nepali Yes
Russian Yes
Ukranian Yes
Updated: 23 May 2017
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 & MembershipStatusDetails
Eldernet Subscription Silver Yes
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