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Royal Heights Rest Home - Waitemata West

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At a glance
Vacancy
Yes
Name
Royal Heights Rest Home
Category
Rest Home Care
Address
154 Royal Rd
Massey 0614
Royal Heights
Auckland
Postal Address
154 Royal Road, Royal Heights, Massey 0614, Auckland.
DHB
Waitemata
Phone
(09) 833 9333
Fax
(09) 833 4993
Email
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Web
Visit Website
Personnel
Manager
Pam Miller - 09 833 9333
Owner
Royal Heights Care - 09 833 9333
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Description
Royal Heights Rest Home is a modern 45 bed, purpose built facility, with planted courtyard areas. It features a large, open, light and airy lounge and dinning area.

The site is elevated and offers views over the Waitakere Ranges, an adjacent park and Auckland City. Royal Heights has direct access to a park and is a short walk to Royal Heights Shopping Centre with easy access off the NW motorway. A mix of different sized and layout rooms are available.

There is a focus on the activities program with regular outings and entertainment.

Royal Heights has now achieved the highest available four year certification period twice running.

Permanent stay or short term respite and day stay available.

Please call the nurse manager with queries or to make a time to visit.
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 30 Sep 2016
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care45
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyYes
We currently have a room available. Modern purpose built home set around landscaped courtyards. All single rooms with ensuite. We have a comprehensive activities and entertainment program. Call to enquire about room availability or a visit.
Impending vacancyYes - Call regarding new vacancy
Updated: 28 Apr 2017
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes
Enrolled Nurse Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes
Physiotherapist Yes As required
Own Social Worker Negotiable As required
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Our activities Co-ordinator brings to the position a positive and enthusiastic approach to encourage participation. He works with staff and volunteers to provide a varied program throughout the week.
Hairdresser Yes Salon on site. Regular visits.
Podiatrist Yes Visits regularly
Dietitian Negotiable We have access to a dietitian that we use when required. Reviews and approves our seasonal menus.
Accredited Visitors Yes Great volunteers who support our activities programme and other aspects.
Kaumatua Yes As required
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Fortnightly church service and study groups. We also have representatives from churches visiting individual residents.
Other Personnel Negotiable As required
Updated: 8 Feb 2017
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes Respite and day stay service available.
Carer Support or other Short Stay Yes
Advance bookings taken Yes
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 14 Apr 2017
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes Respite and day stay service available.
Carer Support Yes Both the Carer Support Claim subsidy and NASC respite funding may be used, amongst others. Please talk to your Needs Assessor (NASC) to seek eligibility advise and organise these subsidies.
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes
Booking can be made in advance Yes Please call regarding our regular day stay service (space limited) or availability of a room for respite. Includes meals, regular entertainers and activities. Please call to make an appointment to see our facility and discuss your particular needs.
Updated: 14 Apr 2017
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes LTS-CHC Funding Contract held.
Day Care Yes We have a very active day care program. Carer Support, NASC and other funding accepted.
Rooms (Single) Yes
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes We have a couple of rooms that can have adjoining access. We also have a couple of larger rooms that suit a double bed or two singles.
Ensuite Yes
May Bring Own Furniture Yes We encourage our residents to create a room that has their individuality stamped on it. We are however mindful of keeping the room clutter free. Items such as personal bed spreads are always welcome.
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes May arrange personal number with provider. We also have a phone for resident's use.
Wifi Yes Service available with some charges.
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes Each individual rooms heater can have thermostat adjusted.
Maori Kaupapa Yes By request.
Residents Committee Yes
Newsletter Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes Various lounges and seating areas to allow for either more social gatherings or to get away to a quieter space. Multiple television spaces and entertainment areas.
Outings Yes Regular bus trips and other outings.
Rural Setting No Extensive gardens. Great elevated views over the Waitakere Ranges, Auckland City and also the adjacent park.
Smoking Permitted Yes in designated area.
Sprinklers Yes This is a purpose built system and has a very safe fire alarm system with full sprinker cover.
Audit report available Yes We are proud to have achieved 4 years certification twice.
Updated: 8 Feb 2017
Interests & Activities
Activity programme
Gym
On site hair salon
Regular Bus Trips/Outings
Regular entertainers
Friday Happy Hour
Mixed denomination Church service

Art, Garden, Gardening, Gas Fire, Housie, Library, Newspaper reading, Outings, Pianist, Pool table
Updated: 30 Sep 2016
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Details re Meals All meals are prepared by our staff on-site fresh daily. We are able to cater for varied needs and have speciality days and functions.
Updated: 8 Feb 2017
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
Dutch Yes
English Yes
Fijian Yes
German Yes
Interpreter Yes Available on request.
Updated: 29 Nov 2016
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
(Other comments) Yes We encourage residents to participate in the various activities that are available. However it is not a requirement that you attend.
Updated: 8 Feb 2017
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Public Transport 0.10 km Bus Stop 160m away. Easy access to Western motorway for Taxi or shuttle service.
Shops 0.10 km Royal Heights Shopping Centre is an easy 1 minute walk (150 meters on the same side of the road). This has a Countdown supermarket, Kiwibank and Post shop, Mobil Service Station, Pharmacy and various food, beverage and other shops.
Mall 2.00 km Westgate shopping centre is 5 minutes drive.
Parks 0.01 km Royal Heights Park is adjacent to facility with direct access.
Library 0.01 km Mobile Library visits regularly. We also have an on site library.
Updated: 8 Feb 2017
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
Care Association New Zealand Yes
CareerForce Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes http://www.health.govt.nz/your-health/certified-providers/aged-care/royal-heights-rest-home
Care Association New Zealand CareerForce New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available.
Updated: 27 Sep 2016
What's New
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Are you looking for Rest home care or day care? We can help. 

We will shortly have a vacancy for one Rest Home room becoming available.

We welcome visits to view the great resources our facility has for residents and our day stay clients. Book a visit by calling 09 833 9333 or to have a chat about your needs.

Royal Heights is proud to have achieved four years certification (twice running).


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