Southanjer Rest Home
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Southanjer Rest Home is a 24-bed dementia home on the southern outskirts of town.

Facility services offered

  • Dementia care
  • Quality of Care

  • Caring Staff

  • Responsive Mgmt

  • Outdoor Activity

  • Indoor Entertainment

  • Social Atmosphere

  • Enjoyable Food

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  • DHB Audits

Aged Care Information   (Last Updated: 18th March 2019)

This facility is owned by Glenhays Limited.

Southanjer Rest Home is a 24-bed dementia home on the southern outskirts of town. It is the only aged care facility in Oamaru that provides solely secure, dementia level care. Set in the countryside, Southanjer is peaceful and safe, providing a high level of personalised care by highly experienced staff.

No. of Beds 24

Aged Care Staff

Our staff are experienced and passionate and specialise in providing care for residents with dementia.

Aged Care Management

Belinda is a Registered Physiotherapist as well as the manager of Southanjer Rest Home.

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Belinda Brown

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03 434 8841

Southanjer Rest Home
101 Thousand Acre Road
New Zealand  

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DHB Audit Details

Further Rest Home Certification and Audits Information.

Southanjer Rest Home
Southern District Health Board
Audit Certification period: 48 months (Very Good)
Certificate renewal date: 22nd May, 2022
Auditor: The DAA Group Limited
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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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Apr 2018

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  • > 100 days / visits

Friendly and Homely

5stars   (Under previous ownership/mgmt)

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