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1 day ago - Christchurch
Please give us a call and come have a look round you can easily request a brochure from our Eldernet page! Newly refurbished Hospital unit now open - Enquiries welcome. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Rosewood-Resthome-and-Hospitals/180871531970142?ref=hl#./
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1 day ago
What’s in the news around NZ? In this post we cover recent articles of interest published by a variety of news organisations around NZ including NZ Herald, Otago Daily Times, Radio NZ, Stuff.co.nz, Beehive.govt.nz, Newshub. to name but a few. To access the article simply click on the link provided and you will be able to read …
2 days ago
Be water wise for summer, and check your shower flow rate! Using a stopwatch, time how long it takes to fill up a 10 litre bucket. If it fills in less than a minute when set at your regular shower temperature, you could consider installing a more efficient shower head or a flow restrictor. Make …
Your rest home should be constantly monitoring your needs so any changes should be picked up during that process. If however, you feel your needs have changed and these have not been picked up on you can ask for a reassessment. It is important to receive the appropriate care as each level of care requires caregivers and other staff to have different types of skills and issues such as heal...
Many people put off making a Will, almost as if to do so is acknowledgement of one’s own mortality. Consider, though, what might happen if a person dies without a current or valid Will. If a person dies without a current or valid Will he or she is said to have died ‘intestate’ and their estate will be settled according to the provisions of the Administration Act 1969....