Atawhai Rest Home (and Village)
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# 47 of 677 Aged Cares in New Zealand.

Facility services offered

  • Geriatric
  • Medical (hospital care)
  • Rest home care
  • Quality of Care

  • Caring Staff

  • Responsive Mgmt

  • Outdoor Activity

  • Indoor Entertainment

  • Social Atmosphere

  • Enjoyable Food

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  • Description
  • Contact
  • DHB Audits

Aged Care Information   (Last Updated: 16th July 2018)

This facility is owned by Oceania Care Company Limited.

Atawhai Rest Home (and Village) is located in Taradale, Napier and offers Geriatric, Medical (hospital care), Rest home care aged care in a 78 bed facility.

No. of Beds 78

Aged Care Activities

We run an award winning activities programme designed to meet the needs of all our residents. It includes a diverse range of daily group and one to one activities as well as regular events and entertainment. Monthly themed lunches, A La Carte restaurant evenings and happy hours always prove popular with residents and their families alike. Regular activities including cooking and exercise classes, arts and craft, Men's club, Housie, crosswords, knitting, gardening, games, quizzes, indoor bowls and church services are just some of the group activities residents can enjoy in one of our two lounges, in the dining room or outdoors. In addition, we have visits from local schools and kindy children, artists and other community groups.

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Debbie Dillon
Business and Care Manager

Show number

(06) 845 9711

Atawhai Rest Home (and Village)
421 Gloucester Street
New Zealand  

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DHB Audit Details

Further Rest Home Certification and Audits Information.

Atawhai Rest Home (and Village)
Audit Certification period: 48 months (Very Good)
Certificate renewal date: 26th April, 2019
Auditor: Central Region
Click here to view latest audit findings

Why we have Rest Home Audits

All rest homes and aged residential care facilities are certified and audited to ensure they:

  • provide safe, appropriate care for their residents
  • meet the standards set out in the Health and Disability Services (Safety) Act 2001.

Types of audit and when they happen

Certification / Surveillance Audits
Certification audits happen every 1–4 years. After the audit, rest homes are certified for a set period of time (the exact length depends on how well the rest home performed at the certification audit). Once this time is up, the rest home must be re-audited and its certification renewed.

An unannounced spot audit (also called a surveillance audit) happens around the middle of a rest home’s certification period. The spot audit ensures progress has been made on outstanding areas identified in the earlier certification audit and that standards haven’t slipped.

In addition to audits, rest homes have to report to their DHB on how they are addressing issues found at audit. These improvements are then verified at the next audit event.

Other types of audit

Provisional audits happen when a provider purchases a certified rest home from another provider.

Partial provisional audits happen when a provider wants to add services to their certificate (eg, a rest home adding hospital-level care), when a new rest home is built, or when a provider adds capacity or reconfigures their services (eg, builds a new wing, upgrades rooms). Before 2014, audits for adding capacity or reconfiguring services were referred to as verification audits.

Ministry inspections

Rest homes may have unannounced inspections by the Ministry under the Health and Disability Services (Safety) Act 2001 in the event of a serious complaint.

DHB issues-based audits

DHBs can conduct issues-based audits under the Aged Related Residential Care Contract. For information on these audits please contact the relevant DHB.

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Reviewed by : marie445
Aug 2016

    Staff very good...


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    Reviewed by : helen547
    Aug 2016

    • Family member / Friend
    • 10 - 100 days / visits

    Food and Entertainment...


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    Reviewed by : Elva712
    Sep 2015

    • Resident
    • > 100 days / visits

    ...More Than I Could Have Hoped For.


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    Reviewed by : Fay711
    Sep 2015

    • Resident
    • > 100 days / visits

    Well Looked After...


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