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Vacancy
Yes
Name
Ultimate Care Oakland
Category
Rest Home Care
Address
108 Thirteenth Avenue
Tauranga
DHB
Bay of Plenty
Phone
(07) 578 2514
Fax
(07) 578 2257
Email
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Web
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Personnel
Manager
Anne Bruning - (07) 578 2514 (Ext 702
Owner
Ultimate Care Group Ltd - (04) 477 9358
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Description
Management and staff at Ultimate Care Oakland are committed to providing a high standard of individualised holistic care to all Residents. The facility is set in a wonderful native woodland setting, with surrounding Oak trees & beautiful gardens. The original villa dates back to the 1800's and has a unique ambience. We provide long and short term care, respite care and are skilled in palliative care.
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Additional Room CostsYes
Updated: 8 Sep 2015
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care20
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyYes
Please give us a call. We have a number of rooms you can choose from
Impending vacancyYes
Updated: 24 Mar 2017
Testimonials
"The family would like to say a big thank you for your compassionate care of our mum and grandma and your thoughtful gestures to the family on her passing. She was very content at Oakland's and enjoyed having laughs with her carers".

"You do a fabulous job in caring for the residents at Oakland".
Updated: 8 Sep 2015
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes Registered Nurse always on site
Enrolled Nurse Yes Support Registered Nurses and to lead caregiver teams
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes Trained in Careerforce programme.
Physiotherapist Yes On site Tuesday and Wednesday
Occupational Therapist No By referral
Own Social Worker 0.00 No By referral
Diversional Therapist Yes Monday to Friday
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Monday to Friday for inhouse activities and outings
Hairdresser Yes Every Thursday
Podiatrist Yes Monthly visits first Wednesday of the month
Dietitian Yes To review our menu and by consultation as required
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Inter-denominational support and services available as required
Updated: 8 Sep 2015
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care’ Yes We work closely with Waipuna Hospice, and all our staff are experienced in working with palliative care
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management Yes Registered Nurses are competent with PEG feeds
Oxygen Management Yes Oxygen concentrators are available if required
Wound Care Yes All our nursing staff have regular updates on wound care and our facility manager is a wound care specialist.
Diabetic Care Yes All our staff attend regular training and updates on diabetes care.
Continence Advisor Yes All our staff attend regular training on continence care and we have staff who specialise in this area.
Infection Control Yes All our staff attend regular training and updates and we have infection control trained specialist staff on our team
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes Our staff are experienced in supporting resident post stroke and our clinical nurse manager has extensive rehbailitation experience.
Primary Rural Health Care Yes Our facility manager is an ex district nurse.
Gerontological Care Yes All our staff have recieved aged care specific training and our care staff recieve ACE or Careerforce training. Our Clinical manager and Facility Manager have both worked in aged care for an extensive number of years.
Urology No All nurses are trained and attend regular updates on IDC Suprapubic male and female catheterisation.
Clinical Manager Yes Our Clinical Services Manager is Sandy Robinson who has extensive aged care and rehabilitation experience and is our infection control representative and one of our health and safety officers.
Other Nursing Specialities No Many of our nurses are INTERAI trained. Aswell as student nurse mentors and assessors.
Other Post Graduate Specialities Yes A number of our nursing staff hold post graduate qualifications in nursing which include Teaching, Assessing, Research, Ethics.
Updated: 2 Sep 2014
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes
Carer Support or other Short Stay Yes
Advance bookings taken Yes
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 8 Sep 2015
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes Contracted by Ministry of Health and ACC.
Palliative Care Contract Yes Individually contracted by BOP DHB.
Whanau Room Yes Quiet room available for bookings.
Rooms (Single) Yes
Rooms (Shared) Yes
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes
Ensuite Yes Shared ensuite - $4.50 per day, Private ensuite - $7.50 per day
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Residents are encouraged to bring any items that make their room homely including any pieces of furniture they may want and will need to bring a TV for their room if they require one.
Alcohol Permitted Yes To be monitored by Registered Nurse (medical condition permitting) and approved by G.P.
Pets In Residence Yes
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes We are pet friendly and animals are permitted at the discretion of the Facility Manager. All pets must be well behaved and if the resident goes on holiday at anytime the pet must be placed in pet accommodation for the period of holiday.
Phone Access In Own Room Yes This is optional and is paid for by the resident
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Residents Committee Yes Monthly meetings
Family Committee Yes Regular family meetings to keep family / whanau informed of resident's progress
Newsletter Yes 2 monthly.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes Each Wing has their own lounge and dining facilities
Outings Yes The activities team plan outings and events and have access to a van.
Smoking Permitted Yes In designated outside area.
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes online
Updated: 8 Sep 2015
Special Features
Ultimate Care Oakland is centrally located in Thirteenth Avenue, Tauranga, close to shops, supermarkets, restaurants, doctors, hospitals and churches. Ultimate Care Oakland is part of the Ultimate Care Group Ltd, a NZ owned and operated group of facilities which prides itself on retaining a personal touch with our residents and families.
Updated: 8 Sep 2015
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Big print books, Board games, Breakfast in bed, Church services, Concerts, Entertainment, Exercises, Games, Garden, Happy Hour, Housie, Hydrotherapy, Indoor Games, Massage, Music, Outings, Roses, Shopping, Sing-a-longs, Videos.
Updated: 16 Jul 2009
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Details re Meals Our 6 weekly rotating menu is reviewed by a Dietitian and prepared fresh daily, onsite to meet the preferences of all our residents. On admission we record likes and dislikes and preferences.
Staffing Details Our friendly and trained staff care for you and your family to give peace of mind to everyone. The staff is led by our onsite Facility Manager - Anne Bruning, Clinical Services Manager - Wendy Ellerson and our RN's. They are supported by National Office at Ultimate Care Group Ltd who have extensive experience and expertise in the Residential Health Sector and therefore understand the complexities and requirements of our residents.
Associated Complexes We are a part of the Ultimate Care Group - 18 facilities throughout NZ We are supported by National office in Wellington and Windhaven In Auckland.
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Telephone En-suite Premium Rooms
Updated: 4 Oct 2016
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
Chinese Yes
Chinese dialect Yes
English Yes
Filipino Yes
Hindi Yes
Maori - Te Reo Yes
Rumanian Yes
Russian Yes
Updated: 8 Sep 2015
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes
Baptist Yes
Brethren Yes
Christian Yes
Inter denominational Yes
Methodist Yes
Presbyterian Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Updated: 8 Sep 2015
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Public Transport 0.50 km Buses leave from Fraser Street
Shops 0.50 km 11th Avenue, Coutdown, Foodtown
Mall 1.00 km 11th Avenue Shopping Centre
Parks 1.00 km Memorial Park, 11th Avenue
Library 2.00 km Tauranga Central Library
Updated: 8 Sep 2015
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
CareerForce Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
CareerForce New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available.
Updated: 20 May 2015

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