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Pakuranga Village - Metlifecare Care Home

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Vacancy
No
Name
Pakuranga Village - Metlifecare Care Home
Category
Rest Home Care
Address
14 Edgewater Drive
Pakuranga
Auckland
DHB
Counties Manukau
Phone
(09) 577 1600
Fax
(09) 577 1712
Mobile
021846412
Email
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Web
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Personnel
Manager
Sean Milne - 09 577 1696
Other services
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Description
Metlifecare's Pakuranga Village is a place like no other. Part retirement village, part garden resort, it is a neatly formed, intimate village with a friendly atmosphere and excellent location that is sure to win you over.

If you or your loved one need greater daily support, within our village we offer rest home level care in our care home. You and your family can be confident in receiving the highest level of assistance from people you know and trust. This is a community with real heart!

****Interested in respite care, short term stays or carer support in our rest home? Vacancies available now, call Sean, Nurse Manager on 09 577 1696****

BRAND NEW DAY CLUB NOW OPEN!

WHETHER YOU’RE A CARER OR BEING CARED FOR, METLIFECARE’S PAKURANGA VILLAGE CAN GIVE YOU A HEALTHY DOSE OF THE NEW.

THE DAY CLUB IS A BRAND NEW DAILY PROGRAMME OF PLANNED AND SPONTANEOUS ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS FOR ELDERS IN OUR COMMUNITY. WHETHER IT’S BAKING, ARTS AND CRAFTS, GENTLE SPORTS LIKE BOWLING OR AN OUTING, THERE IS PLENTY TO ENJOY WITH COMPANIONSHIP TOO! WHILE YOU ENJOY A FUN FILLED DAY, IT WILL ALSO GIVE ANYONE WHO REGULARLY SUPPORTS YOU A LOVELY BREAK.

RUNNING MONDAY TO FRIDAY, 8:30AM - 3:00PM, YOU’LL RECEIVE A DELICIOUS 2-COURSE LUNCH, PLUS MORNING AND AFTERNOON TEA. WHAT’S MORE, YOU OR YOUR CARER MAY BE ELIGIBLE FOR FINANCIAL HELP WITH FUNDING IT. OUR DAILY RATE OF $75 CAN BE FUNDED VIA A CARER SUPPORT SUBSIDY IF APPLICABLE.

SIMPLY CALL METLIFECARE’S PAKURANGA VILLAGE TO BOOK YOUR PLACE OR TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT FUNDING CRITERIA. WE HOPE TO SEE YOU SOON! CALL 09 577 1600 EXT 2.

Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 22 Aug 2016
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care40
Long term vacancyNo
Short term vacancyNo
We support Resident directed care. The facility has been recently refurbished to a high standard. We also offer day respite services. Please call Sean Milne, Nurse Manager to enquire about all services.
Impending vacancyNo
Updated: 24 Feb 2017
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse 40 Yes Senior RN on duty Monday to Friday days, 8am to 4.30pm and Saturday and Sunday 06.45 am to 3.15 pm
Enrolled Nurse 40 Yes On duty Monday to Friday 06.45 am to 3.15 pm.
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes Long term care staff. With a range of Aged Care Education (ACE) qualifications.
Physiotherapist Yes On site Tuesday and Thursday.
Occupational Therapist Negotiable
Diversional Therapist 30 Yes Monday to Friday variable range of activities.
Hairdresser Yes Wednesday and Friday
Podiatrist Yes Once every 3 weeks
Dietitian Yes Dietitian approved menu.
Accredited Visitors Yes
Kaumatua Negotiable
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Church services every Sunday.
Other Personnel Yes Nurse Manager on duty 8am to 4.30 pm Monday to Friday.
Updated: 22 Aug 2016
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care’ Yes On Referrals
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management Yes
Oxygen Management Yes
Surgical Followup Yes
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advisor Yes
Infection Control Yes
Psychiatric Care Yes Can visit on referrals
Gerontological Care Yes Visits on referrals, follow ups and training to staff.
Clinical Manager Yes Nurse Manager available Monday to Friday and On Call.
Updated: 7 Nov 2013
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes Long term and short term stays can be accommodated.
Carer Support or other Short Stay Yes Please bring carer support form on admission. Primary Options of Care can be sourced through your GP.
Advance bookings taken Yes No current waiting list. Future booking can be accommodated.
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes You can privately pay for respite stay. Call us if you need more information.
Updated: 22 Aug 2016
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes But has to be assessed as needing Rest Home Level of care only.
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes
Ensuite Yes All rooms have its own toilet with sink
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Please feel free to dress room to your liking.
Pets In Residence Yes Fish tank in main reception. Visitors are encouraged to bring in family pets to visit relatives.
Phone Access In Own Room Yes All rooms have phone sockets, residents can choose their own provider. and can accommodate SKY TV (at own cost)
Newsletter Yes Monthly newsletter highlighting up coming events and birthdays.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes 3 lounge areas.
Outings Yes First Tuesday of the month is for shopping. Other Tuesdays are site seeing van trips/outings. A Caregiver accompanies residents on the van trip.
Smoking Permitted Yes In designated smoking area
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes Available on Ministry of health website.
Updated: 22 Aug 2016
Special Features
Newly renovated rooms - call now to take a tour and see the care and support on offer in our friendly home.
Updated: 22 Dec 2015
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Advocate, Art, BBQ, Big print books, Board games, Bingo, , Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Canine friends, Cards, Care and Craft, Chapel, Church, Concerts, Cooking, Craft, Dancing, Electric beds, Entertainers, Exercises, , Games, Gardening, Happy Hour, Housie, Jigsaw, Library, Indoor Games, Massage, Minibus, Minigolf, Movies, Newspaper reading, Outings, Parties, Pianist, Quizzes, Reading, Shopping, Sing-a-longs, Sky TV, Videos
Updated: 22 Aug 2016
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Details re Meals Planned menus. Cultural Meals considered. Choice options available for lunch.
Staffing Details Staffed for Rest Home level of care
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Private and Subsidised.
Updated: 7 Nov 2013
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
Chinese Yes
English Yes
Fijian Yes
Fijian Indian Yes
Filipino Yes
Hindi Yes
Samoan Yes
Shona Yes
Tagalog Yes
Tongan Yes
Updated: 7 Nov 2013
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
(Other comments) Yes Different Church groups come in on different Sundays
Updated: 7 Nov 2013
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Public Transport   500m
Shops   50m Local Dairy, Fish and Chip shop, Bakery, Liquor store.
Mall   1km Pakuranga Plaza, Botany Town centre 2 km. Sylvia Park Shopping Centre 4 km.
Parks   Lloyd Ellsmore Park, swimming, netball courts, lawn bowling, Howick Historical Village.
Library   Mobile Library every second Tuesday. On site library. Public Library at Pakuranga Plaza.
Updated: 22 Aug 2016
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
CareerForce Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association Yes
Registered Retirement Village? Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes Recent 3 year accreditation with Ministry of health.
Retirement Village Accreditation (Expiry date) Yes
RVA (Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand (Inc)) Yes
CareerForce New Zealand Aged Care Association Registered Retirement Village? Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. RVA (Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand (Inc))
Updated: 22 Aug 2016

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