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Lake Taupo Hospice

Community Health Service

Description

Service delivery during COVID-19

Alert Level Service Delivery
Level 4

Triage for Covid-19 risk for all visits.

Telephone consults for non-urgent and home visits for all patients that are needed, as normal.

PPE for any Covid-19 risk.

Family Support Team operating from home, utilising teleconsults. 

Level 3 As per Level 4
Level 2

Will be the same as Level 3 and 4 but with more home visits now commencing.

Family Support Team will be able to visit homes only if social distancing can occur.

Planning is still ongoing.

Level 1

Normal services resume with continued assessments and Covid-19 awareness.

Planning still ongoing.

Lake Taupo Hospice supports people who are living with a terminal illness to 'live every moment,' while providing comfort and specialist palliative care in the community. 

We provide compassionate palliative care support for patients, their families/whanau and friends who are caring for a love one.

We support patients to achieve the best quality of life while living with a terminal illness. A holistic approach which encompasses the whole person through practical advice and physical, emotional, spiritual support, medical and nursing care. Hospice care is provided free of charge.

 

Our Services:

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Service Types

End of life care

Community nursing

  • Palliative care

Charges

Free of charge.

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Region

Lakes

Contact Details

29 Huka Falls Road
Rangatira Park
Taupo 3330

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Street Address

29 Huka Falls Road
Rangatira Park
Taupo 3330

Postal Address

PO Box 950
Taupo 3351

This page was last updated at 9:24AM on May 4, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Lake Taupo Hospice.