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Vacancy
Soon
Name
St Johns Hill Healthcare
Category
Rest Home Care
Address
2 Virginia Rd
St Johns Hill
Wanganui
DHB
Whanganui
Phone
06 348 1500
Fax
06 3481509
Email
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Personnel
Manager
Sue Walker - 0211661468
Owner
Malcolm and Lynda Tucker
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Description
We are responsible for the management of St Johns Hill Healthcare and potential development related to it with the operations and vision being resident focused in the short, medium and long term.
We will ensure that St Johns Hill is a comfortable cherry environment for the residents and that the care is of the highest standard and appropriate for dependent people.
We endeavor to create a living and working environment, which promotes dignity and respect. To do so we will ensure that St Johns Hill Healthcare continues to operate smoothly with minimal business interruption.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Updated: 30 Aug 2018
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 34
Vacancy Soon
We welcome enquiries, you are invited to view our facility any time between 9.00am and 4.30pm daily
Impending vacancy Yes
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
MOH Certification and Audit Report View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)
Updated: 14 Dec 2018
Personnel
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes Experienced Registered Nurse on site 24 hrs. a day 7 days a week.
Enrolled Nurse Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes All caregivers have completed or currently completing their Career force Certificate in Health and Wellbeing.
Physiotherapist Yes Visits once a fortnight
Occupational Therapist Negotiable
Diversional Therapist Yes Divisional Therapist five days a week
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Seven days a week
Hairdresser Yes Visits one a week in our Salon.
Podiatrist Yes A Podiatrist visits every six weeks
Dietitian Negotiable
Accredited Visitors Negotiable
Kaumatua Yes
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Regular church services are held in our Chapel.
Other Personnel Negotiable
Updated: 30 Aug 2018
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
Oxygen Management Yes All our R/Ns are qualified in oxygen management for our residents that require oxygen and work under the guidance of the GP.
Palliative Care (Contracted) Yes
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes We provide End of Life/Palliative Jo our Clinical Nurse leader works in conjunction with other health professionals experienced in this field.
Updated: 30 Aug 2018
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes Bookings can be taken for Respite care
Carer Support Yes
Other Short Stay Programme Yes We provide day care programme
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes
Updated: 30 Aug 2018
Features
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Every room is fully furnished, if you would like to bring extra furniture in please discuss this with Sue
Single Rooms Yes All our rooms are single with ensuite.There is a call bell beside the bed and in the ensuite.
Shared Rooms No All our rooms are single
Rooms suitable for a couple Yes We are currently doing alterations to accommodate married couples in double rooms.
Connecting Rooms Yes Yes we have connecting rooms with ensuite between the rooms.
Ensuite Yes Most rooms have there own ensuite with toilet shower and hand basin.
Alcohol Permitted Yes We have residents happy hour every week. We have a social hour each day at four thirty for residents and sherry is provided.
Pets In Residence Yes We do have three residing cats in the facility.
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes Please discuss this with Sue.
Phone Access In Own Room Yes Residents are able to have private phones in there rooms.
Wifi Yes Wifi is available for residents.
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes All our rooms are heated by radiators.
Cater for under 65 yrs with Disability Yes Please feel free to contact Sue Walker the Facility manager to discuss your specific requirements.
Lounges/seating areas Yes We have a large lounge available to our residents with panoramic views that overlook the river and city. We have a small private library for residents use with seating.
Gay / LGBT IQ Friendly Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes As above
Provide End of Life/Palliative Care Yes We provide End of life/Palliative care Jo our clinical leader
Palliative Care Contract Yes As above
Day Programme for day stay clients Yes We offer day care to residents please fell free to contact Sue for further information.
Outings Yes We provide outings for residents each week and have staff that will assist residents getting in and out of the van.
Whanau Room Yes We have a whanau room available for family and relatives to use.
Maori Kaupapa Yes Please discuss with Sue
Residents Committee No We hold meetings for residents every two months. We invite all residents to these meetings.
Family Committee No We hold meetings for relatives every three months. We invite all relatives to these meetings.
Newsletter Yes News letter is quarterly.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes Please discuss with Jo our Clinical Nurse Leader.
Confused Residents Yes As above
Rural Setting Yes The views from this facility are beautiful and overlook the Wanganui river and surrounding countryside.
Smokers Room No Please speak to Sue we do not provide a smokers room.
Smoking Permitted Yes Please discuss with management
Updated: 30 Aug 2018
Special Features
Special Features
We overlook the Wanganui River and have Panoramic views off the city and the surrounding countryside.
Large accessible tranquil gardens and orchard for resident and family members to enjoy.
Updated: 30 Aug 2018
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
We provide an activity programme seven days a week for residents included in the program is Entertainment and Entertainers, Happy Hour, Exercises, Church Services, Canine Therapy, Housie, Van outings, Big Books, Daily Newspaper Reading ,Cooking ,Board Games, Quizzes,Men's Group.
Updated: 4 May 2016
Additional Information
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Details about Meals All our meals are cooked on the premises.Our menus are prepared by a dietician. Our main meal is served at midday with a lighter meal in the evening. We do have a set menu but endeavor to meet the individuals preferences and medically required dietary needs.
Staffing Qualifications and Details We have Registered Nurses on site 24hrs a day. All our care staff are trained with Career force for Certificate in Health and Wellbeing.
What's included in your fees and what's not Please contact management for details.
Updated: 30 Aug 2018
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
English Yes
Filipino No We have Filipino staff that are able to speak the Filipino language if required.
Interpreter No We will arrange an Interpreter if a resident requires this service.
Updated: 30 Aug 2018
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes
Inter denominational Yes Church Services are held weekly in our Chapel and all are welcomed to attend.
(Other comments) Yes
Updated: 4 May 2016
Distances
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Public Transport 0.20 km Public transport is within walking distance.
Shops 0.51 km St Johns Hill shopping centre is within walking distance of the Facility.
Mall   Mail can be left daily at front reception for posting.
Parks 0.50 km Virginia Lake and the Winter Gardens are within walking distance of the Facility.
Library 2.80 km We have a visiting library that bring large print books for residents to read.The main library is 2.8kms away.
Updated: 30 Aug 2018
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RCStatusDetails
Care Association New Zealand Yes
CareerForce Yes
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Core Competencies) Yes
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Residential) Yes
National Certificate in Support of the Older Person (not available after Dec 2010) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
Care Association New Zealand CareerForce New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available.
Updated: 30 Aug 2018
What's New
What's New

 

Please feel free to come and have a look around our facility.  Call us on (06) 348-1500, or pop in and see us.  We would love to meet you.


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

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