Rest Home Consultants

Independent Clinical Development Consultants

Rest Home Consultants are a fresh, new, independent coaching service for Auckland Aged Care facilities

Run by a senior registered nurse with 15 years care experience and a passion for elderly care. Rest Home Consultants see the true value of Aged Care facilities and the struggles they face. We bring our experience to you, when you need us and for as long as you need us.

Our keen eye in clinical development can support your home in achieving higher standards.

Services available

Internal Review
focusing on the clinical aspects of your home, evaluating your current practice. Our experienced, objective eye will focus on area’s needing improvement , covering documentation, medication management, the admission process, infection control, staffing and much more. Every review period is presented to management in a written report with a strategic improvement plan. (Ideal for homes that want to "up the bar" and already have a good team in place).

Assistance Programme

From the internal review our senior nurses can work with your team to implement the action plan effectively, introducing and developing the action plan points.

This often covers

  • Staff development pathways
  • Educational packages
  • Documentation assistance
  • Developing existing documentation or starting a fresh
  • Reviewing the admission process
  • Medication safety
  • Advice on infection control
Ideal for homes that need extra guidance but don't want to employ a full time advisor

Clinical Development Consultant with ongoing support

Rest Home Consultants can assign one of our experiences clinical development coaches to your facility. This service provides a fresh, impartial viewpoint that will guide your facilities clinical team to get things back on track. This is ideal for smaller homes that do not wish to employ a full time clinical coordinator or for larger facilities that need fresh critical eyes to oversee, develop and advise their existing clinical staff.

Anything from once a month to one a week visits available

Struggling Homes

Sometimes fresh independent eyes can help you see the way forward.

Rest Home Consultants can act as damage control and work with you to turn your home around. Contact us in confidence to arrange assistance.

This ongoing service is available for homes that are struggling with certification and meeting standards

Our nurses work within the DHB's and are current in all aspects of care, documentation and development stategies