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Thornton Park Retirement Lodge

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At a glance
Vacancy
No
Name
Thornton Park Retirement Lodge
Category
Rest Home Care
Address
137 State Highway 35
Opotiki
Postal Address
PO Box 550, Opotiki
DHB
Bay of Plenty
Phone
(07) 315 7867
Fax
(07) 315 6418
Email
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Personnel
Manager
Mel Ifa - 07 3157867
Other services
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Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Additional Room CostsNo
Updated: 28 May 2012
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care17
Long term vacancyNo
Short term vacancyNo
Impending vacancyNo
Updated: 24 May 2017
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse 80-100 Yes We currently employ 3 full time RNs as well as a part time RN that is a certified trainer.
Physiotherapist 0.00 Yes We have a physiotherapist that visits as required.
Diversional Therapist Negotiable Our activities coordinator is currently training for Diversional Therapist certification.
Activities Co-ordinator 30+ Yes In addition to our activities coordinator we also have activities run by a part time member of staff as well as a number of volunteers that regularly come in.
Hairdresser Yes We have a hairdresser come in every 3 weeks. Some people prefer to go into town to get their hair done.
Podiatrist Yes Our podiatrist comes in every 4 weeks.
Dietitian Yes Our menus are reviewed bi-annually by a dietitian. We prepare meals for people that have particular dietary needs.
Kaumatua Yes Visits by Kaumatua can be arranged as required.
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes We hold a small service once a week. We also get regular visitors from local ministers.
Other Personnel Negotiable Where people have particular needs we are keen to assist where possible.
Updated: 27 Oct 2009
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes
Ensuite Yes
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Residents Committee Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Rural Setting Yes
Smoking Permitted Yes Smoking is only permitted outside the building.
Sprinklers Yes
Updated: 27 Oct 2009
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Art, BBQ, Big print books, Church, Classical music, Craft, Dancing, Electric beds, Entertainment, Exercises, Fax, Games, Garden, Gardening, Happy hour, Movies, Aviary, Goldfish.

Updated: 27 Oct 2009
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Public Transport 2.00 km
Shops 2.00 km
Mall 0.00 km
Parks 0.00 km Thornton Park is set on a 10 acre site with park like grounds
Library 3.00 km
Updated: 27 Oct 2009

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