Kimberley provides following services:

  1. Rangimarie Aged Care Ltd

    Rest Home Care

  2. Rangimarie Aged Care Ltd

    Respite Care

  3. Rangimarie Aged Care Ltd

    Carer Support

Rangimarie Aged Care Ltd

We are staffed 24-hours a day, seven days a week. Our multi-disciplinary staff are committed to providing quality care to all residents. We also have staff on On-call to attend after hours emergencies.

For Vacancy Details Please Call 03 465 1515 or 03 465 1596.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

PERSONNEL
Contract with DHB Yes Physiotherapist Yes*
Certification Yes Hairdresser Yes*
Additional Room Costs No Kaumatua Negotiable
Registered Nurse Yes Chaplain Negotiable
24/7 Caregivers Yes Dietitian Yes*
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Other Personnel (Maintenance/Gardener) Yes
Podiatrist Yes*    
SPECIALITIES
Oxygen Management Yes*
Wound Care Yes*
Continence Advisor Yes
Infection Control Yes

*Note: Some services are by arrangement through referral or private care. Additional charges may apply.

FEATURES

Under 65yrs with Disability Yes
Carer Support Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Palliative Care No
Whanau Room yes
Rooms (Single) yes
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes
Residents Committee yes
Semi-Secure Yes
Religious/Spiritual affiliations Yes
*Ensuite (some rooms) Yes
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets in Residence Yes
Wi-Fi (on request, additional charges apply) yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room yes
Maori Kaupapa Yes
Newsletter No
Sprinklers Yes
Nurse Call System Yes

Additional Services are available at extra cost: * Extra cost approx $10-20 per day.

  • Phone, Broadband, Sky TV, Magazine and Newspaper in Individual Rooms.
  • Clothing, Toiletries and Hairdressing.
  • Hearing Tests, Dental Health Maintenance etc.

Special Features

Rangimarie Aged Care Ltd

We provide delicious home cooked meals (approved by dietician) with all diets catered for. Our residents love their meals and we receive compliments on our catering from visitors and family.

Kimberley would like to maintain this tradition and continue to provide high quality meals.

We have appropriate staffing across all level of care. Our staff have required qualification/certification, including an activity programme offering both individual and group activities.

We have a vehicle for residents Outings supported by a dedicated Activities Coordinator.

Kimberley values and respects individual needs and lives of the residents and takes feedback seriously. We continue to work hard to meet the needs of the residents and improve the services.

Activities

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Kimberley organises Outings for Residents, this includes meeting with senior groups, families, friends and other community organisations on a regular basis. Our goal is to encourage residents to maintain their relationships with their nearest and dearest and help them with things that interest them.

We have a Van for residents Outings supported by a dedicated Activities Coordinator who offers following services on a regular basis:

Entertainment (Movies, Videos, Audio, Documentaries etc.) quizzes, ball games, bowls, exercises, crafts, housie, trips out, board games, shopping expeditions and visiting musicians - piano and organ music, newspaper reading, Church services monthly and ability to go to own church services

Also

  • School groups visit to entertain
  • Visitors bring in their pets to entertain residents.
  • Email and internet availability
  • Blind foundation send talking books
  • Breakfast in bed
  • Affiliation with other rest homes so we meet with them for games, concerts etc.
  • Theme party days i.e., Queens Birthday, Valentine’s day and Christmas themed events

LOCAL AMENITIES / DISTANCE

Location Distance Details
Transport 0.00 km Where possible we assist to get residents to appointments and/or social events, as required
Shops 0.30 km Local shops are only 2 minutes away. Shopping trips regularly feature in our extensive activity program
Mall 54.00 km Dunedin is about 40 minutes’ drive from Palmerston
Recreational Facilities 1-10 km Parks, Beaches and other recreational facilities are available within close proximity
Library 0.30 km Open 5 days a week

CREDENTIALS AND MEMBERSHIP

FAQs

What is Rest Home Care?

Rest Home Care is where elderly people live in a Rest Home on a long-term basis, requiring low level of care. This involves assistance for taking a shower and providing of meals, assisting with medication etc.

What is Respite Care?

Respite Care is designed to provide short-term breaks for the carers of a disabled person, while also providing a positive, stimulating and worthwhile experience for the disabled person.

What is Day Care / Carer Support?

Many rest homes will accept a day stay residents on an informal basis. This service offers the carer/support person a break,usually for a day or two.

What is Daily Care fee?

Daily Care fee covers the residential care services we are contracted to provide by the District Health Board (DHB). The fee is set annually by the DHB for aged care facilities within the region, this covers the cost, including:

  • Accommodation
  • Meals/Food Services
  • Laundry Services
  • Nursing Care and other care
  • GP Visits
  • All Healthcare prescribed by GP
  • Prescribed Medication (Pharmac approved only)
  • Continence Products
  • Transport to Health Service
What services are NOT covered by Daily Care Fee/Subsidy?
  • Specialist Visit
  • Private Phone, Toll Calls, Internet, Fax etc.
  • Spectacles, Hearing Aids, Dental etc.
  • Any other services that are not funded by DHB
  • Personal Magazines, Newspaper, Books etc.
  • Personal Toiletries
  • Hairdresser, Dietitian Podiatrist etc.
Where do I start or what are the steps involved?
  • You will first need to complete a Residential Care Needs Assessment. You can either ask your GP for a referral to NASC needs assessor, or you can request an assessment directly from your DHB.
  • You will need to appoint an Enduring Power of Attorney for Personal Care. These are legal documents that give another person of your choice the power to make decisions on your behalf if the need arises.
  • If you wish to apply for a Residential Care Subsidy, you need to call WINZ on 0800 999 727 for advice about eligibility. They will assess your financial situation and make the decision.