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Springlands Lifestyle Village - Blenheim

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Vacancy
Soon
Name
Springlands Lifestyle Village - Blenheim
Category
Rest Home Care
Address
5 Battys Road
Springlands
Blenheim 7201
Postal Address
5 Battys Road
Springlands
Blenheim 7201
DHB
Nelson Marlborough
Phone
(03) 577 5208
Fax
(03) 577 5085
Email
View Email Address
Web
Visit Website
Personnel
Manager
Naomi Nailer - 021 1366504
Owner
Chris Thornley - 021 709 626
Other services
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Description
Springlands Lifestyle Village offers a boutique environment for discerning couples and individuals looking for a retirement lifestyle second to none. Our philosophy of care can be summed up in one simple phrase “As much, or as little, as you require”.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
ORA Applies No
Updated: 10 Sep 2020
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 22
Vacancy Soon
We have twenty-two resthome rooms which have ensuite and flat screen TV with five Freeview channels. The studios are slightly larger than the rooms and have Tea and Coffee making facilities. The other 6 stuido are much larger and come complete with kitchenette. There are currently limited vacancies in rooms and studios.
Impending vacancy Yes
Premium Room Charges Some Rooms
MOH Certification and Audit Report View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)
Updated: 30 Nov 2020
Personnel
Personnel
Type Hours Per Week Status Details
Registered Nurse 24hrs/7days Yes Lucy Moore is the Clinical Nurse Leader. She is a qualified Clinical Charge Nurse with more than 20 years experience across a wide range of both New Zealand and international clinical hospital environments, and UK private nursing homes.
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes A team of 25 experienced and hard working Caregivers who enjoy their jobs and love working in Aged Care and take very good care of the Residents. Most of these Caregivers are long standing members of the team.
Physiotherapist Yes Staff will arrange as required.
Occupational Therapist Yes Staff will arrange as required.
Diversional Therapist Yes We have 2 Qualified, Registered Diversional Therapists on-site covering the Resthome and Hospital wings.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes
Hairdresser Yes On-site Salon, bookings required.
Podiatrist Yes Staff will arrange as required.
Dietitian No The menu is reviewed bi-annually by a Dietitian/Nutritionist.
Updated: 10 Sep 2020
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise Status Details
Oxygen Management Yes
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advice Yes
ACC Rehabilitation Yes
Infection Control Yes
Surgical Followup Yes
Clinical Management Yes
Updated: 10 Sep 2020
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay Status Details
Respite Yes
Carer Support Yes
Other Short Stay Programme Yes
High Care Needs Yes
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes
Booking can be made in advance Yes
Updated: 10 Sep 2020
Features
Features
Feature Status Details
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Single Rooms Yes All rooms and studios are single with ensuites, and include a flat screen TV.
Rooms suitable for a couple Yes
Ensuite Yes All rooms and studios have ensuites.
Alcohol Permitted Yes In accordance with Clinical Care Plans
Pets In Residence Yes Some of our Residents have their have their own pets and we are happy to negotiate this with you.
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes Residents can choose to have their own phone in their rooms with competitive packages supplied via the Village
Wifi Yes Residents can choose to have wifi in their rooms with competitive packages supplied via the Village
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes Some rooms have this capability
Cater for under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes During the day or in the evening, enjoy the company of fellow guests in the lounge complete with large screen television, Sky TV, gas fire and luxurious lounge suites.
Gay / LGBT IQ Friendly Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Provide End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Day Programme for day stay clients Yes
Outings Yes Regular outings are planned by our Activities Coordinator, input from Residents is encouraged to make sure we cater for everyone.
Whanau Room Yes
Residents Committee Yes
Newsletter Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Smoking Permitted Yes We provide an outdoor covered area for smokers (Residents only)
Semi-Secure Yes
Updated: 10 Sep 2020
Special Features
Special Features
Springlands Lifestyle Village offers a bespoke retirement option for those of you who like the best. Set in mature park like surroundings, bordered by the beautiful spring fed Murphy’s stream meandering through rose gardens, lilies and iris. With views to Springlands Green, the Richmond Ranges and the Wither Hills you can laze your days away watching the seasons change and feel at one with the beautiful landscaped gardens inspired by leading landscape designer Ben McMaster. This beautiful setting sets the scene for the architecturally designed individual apartments and care studios that are contained within an elegant and luxuriously appointed building designed to meet your every need.
Updated: 10 Sep 2020
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Board games, Classical Music, Digital camera, Email, Entertainment, Games, Garden, Gas Fire, Happy Hour, Indoor Games, Internet, Library, Movies, Newspaper reading, Outings, Park, Parties, Pastoral care, Pianist, Quizzes, Reading, Roses, Sky TV, Shopping
Updated: 10 Sep 2020
Additional Information
Additional Information
Topic Details
Details about Meals All meals are prepared on-site in our kitchen using fresh, locally sourced produce whenever possible. While the menu is officially reviewed every 24 months by a nutritionist/dietitian our staff are constantly seeking feedback and input from Residents. Residents who are on one of our Premium Care Packages are offered a 2 choice meal option Monday to Sunday. All Residents are offered a choice breakfast
Staffing Qualifications and Details We are a boutique facility and we pride ourselves on the level of care our staff provide. It is important to all of our staff that you feel welcome and comfortable in your new home.
Updated: 10 Sep 2020
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
Language Status Details
English Yes
Fijian Yes
Fijian Indian Yes
Filipino Yes
Finnish Yes
Maori - Te Reo Yes
Updated: 10 Sep 2020
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations Status Details
(Other comments) Yes All denominations welcome.
Updated: 10 Sep 2020
Distances
Distances
Location Distance Details
Public Transport The Blenheim Bus North Route passes the Village along Middle Renwick Road with the choice of two stops within easy walking distance. The service operates on the hour between 9.40am and 2.40pm Monday to Friday excluding Public Holidays.
Mall Springlands Shopping Centre is within walking distance and provides; a doctors surgery, chemist, post office, bank, cafe, garden centre and supermarket.
Parks Springlands Lifestyle Village is located directly across Murphys Creek from beautiful Springlands Green. The lounge opens up onto a large deck which looks out over the creek and Springlands Green.
Library We have three comfortable libraries with a wide selection of books available onsite. We also provide a computer and internet access for Residents in the library.
Updated: 10 Sep 2020
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RC Status Details
CareerForce Yes
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Core Competencies) Yes
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Residential) Yes
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes
National Certificate in Support of the Older Person (not available after Dec 2010) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Registered Retirement Village? Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
Retirement Village Accreditation (Expiry date) Yes
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes
Other details Yes Proud Sponsors of the Graeme Dingle Foundation and Mako's rugby team
CareerForce New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Registered Retirement Village? Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)
Updated: 10 Sep 2020

The Ministry of Health conducts regular audits of Residential Care Facilities. They can be found HERE.

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