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About Gulf Views Rest Home
Set in pleasant gardens with expansive sea views this quality home offers short and long term care.
With its handy location to Howick Village and other amenities Gulf Views has a unique atmosphere, and is a desirable place to live.
We have 45 beds to accommodate our guests. We have single rooms available. Most rooms have shared ensuites for those that do not there are toilets in very close proximity.
Guests are welcome to bring their own furniture This is encouraged as we feel it reflects your individuality and will help you feel more at home with familiar items around you.
The Manager is a Registered Nurse. She is supported by two other RN's. Most evening and night shifts are covered by Enrolled Nurses. We will provide end of life care within our ability however the Nurse Manager reserves the right to consider reassessment and private hospital transfer if it is felt the residents needs are not able to be met here.
We have facilities like Physiotherapist, Occupational Therapist, when required. Two activities co-ordinators who work under the direction of the Occupational Therapist.
There are Hairdressers onsite two to three days per week and as required.
Podiatrist Visits approximately six weekly
A consultant dietitian visits every two months or as required.
Wine and beer served at dinner. Alcohol also may be held in the resident's own room.
Residents can have their own phone at the cost of $26 per month. Portable phone also available with phones throughout the building.
Resident can adjust heating in own room.
Visitors for Chinese residents can be organised via the local Chinese church.
Kaumatua is accessible from O Wairoa marae.
We also have access to Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor. The Clergy from All Saints are available as required.
Residents are invited to join the committee. Meetings are held two monthly, solely chaired and managed by the residents. Management only attend at the request of the committee. Minutes are posted on the notice board.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour. We do have a policy in place however those who require more specialised care would be reassessed. Gulf Views is a SMOKE FREE site.
There is always a capacity number wanting to attend outings. We may therefore have to repeat some of the more popular outings to accommodate all.