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Summerset at Aotea (Wellington)

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Vacancy
No
Care Apartment Vacancy
Yes
Name
Summerset at Aotea (Wellington)
Category
Rest Home Care
Address
15 Aotea Drive
Aotea
Porirua 5024
Postal Address
Same as above
DHB
Capital & Coast
Phone
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Fax
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Email
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Web
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Facebook
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Personnel
Manager
Bryan Edwards - 04 235 0014
Owner
Summerset Group - 04 894 7320
Sales Manager
Yvette Booysen - 04 235 9613
Other services
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Our purpose-built Care Centre at Summerset at Aotea offers a range of care services designed to meet the level of care you need. Our friendly and professionally trained Care Centre staff are supervised by registered nurses, available on-site 24 hours a day.

Our rest home level care provides the very best clinical care, in a warm, welcoming community. Residents have private rooms – some with ensuite facilities where they can surround themselves with their own things.

Summerset at Aotea also offers serviced apartments. A Summerset serviced apartment is a spacious, purpose-designed home with one bedroom, a large ensuite and generous living area that includes a kitchenette. You are able to receive a range of care and support in your serviced apartment – including up to rest home-level care.

To find out more, please call us on 0800 786 637 or request our free information pack by clicking on the button at the top of the screen.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
ORA Applies Yes. An ORA (Occupation Right Agreement) means you have to 'pay' a capital amount to live here. It's a retirement village type of purchase.
Updated: 4 Aug 2021
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 1
Vacancy No
Next Available Respite Dates: After 14/3/2021, advanced bookings accepted
Impending vacancy No
Premium Room Charges No
MOH Certification and Audit Report View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)
Updated: 20 Jan 2022
Care Apartment Bed and Vacancy Details
Care Apartment Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 45
Care Apartment Vacancy Yes
Care Apartment Impending vacancy No
MOH Certification and Audit Report View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)
Updated: 20 Jan 2022
Personnel
Personnel
Type Hours Per Week Status Details
Registered Nurse 40 Yes
Enrolled Nurse 40 Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes
Physiotherapist Yes As referred by Medical Practitioner
Occupational Therapist Yes As referred by Medical Practitioner
Diversional Therapist 15 Yes
Activities Co-ordinator 40 Yes
Hairdresser 16 Yes
Podiatrist Yes
Dietitian Yes As referred by Medical Practitioner
Accredited Visitors Yes
Kaumatua Yes
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes
Updated: 4 Aug 2021
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise Status Details
Oxygen Management Yes
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advice Yes
Stomal Therapy Yes
Infection Control Yes
Clinical Management Yes
Updated: 4 Aug 2021
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 Short Term/Respite RH Care
Carer Support Yes Day Care
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes
Booking can be made in advance Yes
Updated: 4 Aug 2021
Features
Features
Feature Status Details
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Single Rooms Yes
Rooms suitable for a couple Yes
Ensuite Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes subject to Village Manager approval
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes subject to Village Manager approval
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Wifi Yes Free Wifi available in communal areas
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Day Programme for day stay clients Yes
Outings Yes
Whanau Room Yes
Maori Kaupapa Yes
Residents Committee Yes
Newsletter Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Smoking Permitted Yes
Semi-Secure Yes
Updated: 8 Mar 2018
Special Features
Special Features
Our serviced apartments in our care centre have received 3 year certification from the Ministry of Health to provide rest home.
Updated: 4 Aug 2021
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Advocate, Age Concern, Alzheimer's Society, Art, Arthritis society, BBQ, Big print books, Billiards, Blind Foundation, Bingo, Board games, Bowls, Canine friends, Cards, Care and Craft, Classical Music, Companion Club, Cooking, Concerts, Cooking, Craft, Dancing, Digital camera, Email, Entertainers, Entertainment, Exercises, Fax, Flower arranging, Games, Garden, Gas Fire, Golf, Golden Oldies, Happy Hour, Holidays, Housie, Internet, Indoor Games, Jigsaw, Library, Mah Jong, Massage, Minibus, Minigolf, Movies, Music, Newspaper reading, Organ, Outings, Park, Parties, Petanque, Pianist, Picnic facilities, Pool, Pool table, Probus, Quizzes, Reading, Rotary, RSA, Shopping, Sing-a-longs, Sky TV, Spa, Stroke Group, Swimming, Videos
Updated: 17 May 2017
Additional Information
Additional Information
Topic Details
Staffing qualifications and details Village Manager, Clinical Manager, Enrolled Nurse, Qualified Caregivers, Chef, Café Supervisor, Cafe Assistant, Office Manager, Activities Coordinator/Diversional Therapist, Property Officer, Property Assistant, Head Gardener,
Details about meals For our Divine Café and in-house catering, Cater Plus offers contemporary food menus prepared on site with wholesome, seasonal, fresh, locally grown produce.
Updated: 4 Aug 2021
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
Language Status Details
Deaf Blind Sign Language Yes As required
Dutch Yes
English Yes
Fijian Indian Yes
Maori - Te Reo Yes As required
Samoan Yes
Updated: 25 Oct 2017
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations Status Details
Anglican Yes
Christian Yes
Denominations/Faiths represented Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Salvation Army Yes
Updated: 17 May 2017
Distances
Distances
Location Distance Details
Public Transport 0.50 Km Bus Stop at top of driveway
Shops 0.50 Km Countdown Supermarket
Mall 5.20 Km Porirua City Centre North City Plaza
Parks 2.00 Km Aotea Lagoon
Library 5.20 Km Pataka Library
Updated: 17 May 2017
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RC Status Details
Approved provider of Professional Development and Recognition Programme Yes
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Registered Retirement Village? Yes
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes
Approved provider of Professional Development and Recognition Programme New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Registered Retirement Village? Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)
Updated: 4 Aug 2021

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

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