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Vacancy
Yes
Name
Woodcote
Category
Rest Home Care
Address
29 Woodcote Ave
Hornby 8042
South West
Christchurch
DHB
Canterbury
Phone
(03) 349 8788
Fax
(03) 349 5654
Email
View Email Address
Web
Visit Website
Personnel
Manager
Liz Hampton - 03 349 8788
Owner
Ryman
Clinical Manager:
Mary Bremner
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Description
Woodcote Retirement Village, provides a full range of retirement lifestyle options along with the very best of resthome care from our friendly, caring staff. The village features delightful townhouses, serviced apartments and a resthome set amongst beautifully landscaped gardens.

The wonderful facilities include a lovely dining room, lounge, library, petanque court, indoor bowls and hair salon. There is so much to enjoy, along with many activities, events and outings. Residents can choose to be involved in village life as much or as little as they like.

Living at Woodcote Retirement Village isn't about slowing down, it's about having time to do so much more!

We welcome your call.
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 8 Feb 2017
DHB Respite Care Booking Service
We provide DHB Respite Care Booking Service.
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care49
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyYes
As a member of the Ryman Healthcare Group, residents, families and friends are assured of a friendly and welcoming environment for their loved one. Nestled in a picturesque setting the village is a wonderful care environment. As part of the Ryman Group if transfer to hospital level care or dementia care is easily facilitated. For more information on short or long term stays please contact Liz on 349 8788.
Impending vacancyNo
Updated: 24 Mar 2017
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Nurse Practitioner Negotiable We are able to access the expert advice of a nurse practitioner should this be required.
Registered Nurse Yes Our resthome has a full time registered nurse dedicated to this area, who overviews the clinical care of all residents in the resthome.
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes As much as possible, the same caregivers will care for you each shift so they will get to know you well. All our caregivers are supported to undertake training in care of the older person.
Physiotherapist Negotiable There is a physiotherapist who visits our facililty regularly and will review residents as required.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes We have a dedicated Activities Coordinator in the resthome who works 5 days per week and delivers a wide range of activities for the resident to participate in should they wish.
Hairdresser Yes We have a fully equiped hairdressing salon on site.
Podiatrist Yes
Dietitian Yes
Accredited Visitors Negotiable
Kaumatua Yes
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes
Other Personnel Yes We welcome visitors to our resthome and should you require the services of specialists we will assist you in accessing the appropriate people to meet your requirements.
Updated: 8 Feb 2017
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care’ Yes
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management Yes As we also have a hospital associated with this resthome we have registered nurses available 24 hours per day and the expertise available to met all your needs. Please talk directly with Liz Hampton for more information.
Oxygen Management Yes
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advisor Yes
Infection Control Yes
Stomal Therapist Yes
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes
Tracheotomy Care Yes
Gerontological Care Yes
Other Nursing Specialities Yes As required
Updated: 8 Feb 2017
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes
Carer Support or other Short Stay Yes
Advance bookings taken Yes
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 8 Feb 2017
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Day Care Yes Daycare is available 7 days per week
Rooms (Single) Yes
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes We have two rooms which would suit a couple
Ensuite Yes All of our rooms have ensuites
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Residents are welcome to bring their own furniture and ornaments to make them feel at home.
Alcohol Permitted Yes We have a happy hour on a regular basis.
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes Residents can negotiate to bring a pet but it does depend on the type of animal.
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Maori Kaupapa Yes
Residents Committee Yes The Resident's Committee meets on a adhoc basis but resident's meetings are held regularly.
Family Committee No Family meetings are held twice yearly
Newsletter Yes Our newsletter is put out on a quarterly basis and available to all, along with being sent to all relatives.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes Please contact management if you wish to view this.
Confused Residents Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes We have three lovely lounges and seating areas in our resthome.
Outings Yes Outings are taken twice weekly in our own minivan to a variety of destinations
Rural Setting No While we are not in a rural setting we have lovely gardens with beautiful established trees which truely gives the impression of a rural setting.
Smoking Permitted Yes Smoking permitted in certain garden areas.
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes
Updated: 8 Feb 2017
Special Features
A wonderful rural atmosphere and tranquil environment.

Ryman have now introduced a new initiative of providing Resthome Level care in our Serviced Apartments. Please contact the village or Claire Poulsen (03 338 7696) for information.
Updated: 22 Feb 2017
Interests & Activities
We have an extensive activities programme and are involved in the varying interest of our residents. Please feel free to contact for further information.
Activity programme, Age Concern, Advocate, Big print books, Bingo, Board games, Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Cards, Craft, Children, Church, Email, Entertainers, Entertainment, Exercises, Games, Garden, Happy Hour, Housie, Indoor Games, Internet, Jigsaw, Library, Lotto, Movies, Music, Minibus, Outings, Pastoral care, Petanque, Quizzes, Reading, Shopping, Sky TV, Singing, Jigsaw, Lions, Lotto, Newspaper reading, Pianist
Updated: 8 Feb 2017
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Details re Meals All of our delicious meals are cooked on site by our Qualified Chef
Staffing Details Many of our staff have been with Woodcote for a number of years and all are highly skilled or undertaking training.
Associated Complexes We are part of the Rymans Group of care facilities.
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Please contact management for details
Updated: 8 Feb 2017
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
English Yes
Updated: 8 Feb 2017
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
(Other comments) Yes We respect all religions and denominations
Updated: 8 Feb 2017
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Public Transport 0.50 km
Shops 1.00 km Hornby Mall
Mall 1.00 km Hornby Mall
Parks 0.30 km Hornby Domain
Library 1.00 km Hornby Library
Updated: 8 Feb 2017
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
CareerForce Yes
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Residential) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Registered Retirement Village? Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes
Other details Yes Ryman Accreditation Programme
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: 8 Feb 2017

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