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Taradale Masonic
Rest Home Care
15 Devonshire Place
Hawke's Bay
(06)845 9220
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Liz Beattie (RN)
Napier District Masonic Trust
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Taradale Masonic Facility Mission Statement:
“To promote the philosophy and values of the Napier District Masonic Trust”

Napier District Masonic Trust Mission Statement:
“To encourage and maintain the independence, activity and personal options of residents, within a caring environment, whilst embracing Masonic Principles.”
• To provide a homely, caring and supportive environment.
• To respect and honour the cultural and spiritual uniqueness of each resident.
• To encourage participation and involvement of families/whanau and the community.
• To act in accordance with all relevant Acts as required by the District Health Board and Ministry of Health.

Our overarching philosophy is that "this facility is the resident's home" and guides us in our care principles.
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 19 Sep 2014
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care33
Long term vacancyNo
Short term vacancyNo
Impending vacancyNo
Updated: 27 Apr 2017
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes
Enrolled Nurse Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes
Physiotherapist 6.5 Yes We have a contracted Physiotherapist who works every Monday.
Occupational Therapist 0.00 Negotiable As required
Diversional Therapist No Experienced activities staff member who is currently completing formal Diversional Therapy qualifications
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Experienced Coordinator who also oversees the restorative aspect of resident care.
Hairdresser Yes Hairdressing salon on site.
Podiatrist Yes Podiatrist visit as appropriate to need
Dietitian Yes As required for advice and menu review
Kaumatua Negotiable As requested.
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Interdenominational services every second week. Catholic communion weekly.
Other Personnel Yes Foot nurse visits.
Updated: 10 Oct 2016
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care’ Yes
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management Yes
Oxygen Management Yes
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes Designated Registered Nurse (with Post Graduate diabetes qualification) as our Diabetes Resource Nurse
Continence Advisor Yes
Infection Control Yes
Clinical Manager Yes Experienced in aged care.
Updated: 10 Oct 2016
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 12 Nov 2014
Day Care Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Whanau Room Yes Lounge available which can also be booked for special occasions e.g. birthdays.
Rooms (Single) Yes All rooms have their own ensuite toilet.
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes By arrangement.
Ensuite Yes Ensuite toilets in all rest home rooms with one wing also having ensuite showers. Studio (superior) rooms have large ensuite with shower.
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes One cat.
Phone Access In Own Room Yes This is at the residents own cost.
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Newsletter Yes Monthly newsletter with upcoming events, photos etc.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes Small lounges and nooks available.
Outings Yes As organised by the Diversional Therapist
Smoking Permitted No No smoking in the facility; an external smokers shed available if required.
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes Refer to the Ministry of Health website.
Updated: 31 Dec 2014
Special Features
Restorative Programme: A designated staff member (with previous OT training) is our “Restorative Champion” and works closely with our Physiotherapist to ensure all residents are receiving appropriate therapy according to their current need.
Updated: 12 Nov 2014
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, BBQ, Blind Foundation, Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Cards, Children, Church, Concerts, Craft, Entertainers, Exercises, Games, Gardening, Happy Hour, Housie, Indoor Games, Jigsaw, Library, Movies, Newspaper reading, Outings, Pool table, Quizzes, Sing-a-longs, Sky TV
Updated: 12 Nov 2014
Additional Information
Details re Meals Breakfast is delivered to resident rooms. The main meal is at midday and includes a dessert. Morning tea is at 10am, afternoon tea is at 2pm and supper at approximately 7pm each evening. The menus are reviewed and audited by a Dietician every two years. Diabetic residents and those with other dietary needs are accommodated.
Staffing Details Registered Nurse on duty every day with either an Enrolled Nurse or Registered Nurse on duty in the evenings specifically for the rest home. Registered Nurse onsite in the Hospital (Continuing Care Wing) and available 24/7.
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Studio (superior) ensuite rooms rooms attract a daily fee not covered by subsidy.
Updated: 31 Dec 2014
Public Transport 0.20 km Bus stop at the end of our cul de sac on Puketapu Road.
Shops 0.30 km Our facility is within easy walking distance of Taradale Shopping Centre where there are a number of cafes, restaurants and a range of shops.
Mall 0.00 km
Parks 0.30 km Taradale Park
Library 0.30 km Taradale Public Library
Updated: 31 Dec 2014
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available.
Updated: 12 Nov 2014