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Aria collaborative care approach

Aria collaborative care approach

What is Aria Gardens?

Aria Gardens is an aged residential care provider in Albany, Auckland providing three levels of care – rest home care, dementia care and hospital care.  Its vision is to provide a home where people live in dignity where the environment enhances and maximizes independence and where there is respect for people’s cultural, spiritual, emotional, intellectual, and physical wellbeing.


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Adopt a grandparent / befriend a child: patient & community centred care

Adopt a grandparent / befriend a child: patient & community centred care

What is Aria Gardens?

Aria Gardens is an aged residential care provider in Albany, Auckland providing three levels of care – rest home care, dementia care and hospital care.  Its vision is to provide a home where people live in dignity where the environment enhances and maximizes independence and where there is respect for people’s cultural, spiritual, emotional, intellectual, and physical wellbeing.

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Friends & family test: understanding our patients' & families' experience

Friends & family test: understanding our patients' & families' experience

What is the 'Friends & Family Test'?

Patient experience is one of the three key components of quality: patient safety, clinical effectiveness and patient experience.  Healthcare providers who aim to provide high quality patient care have recognised the importance of understanding and improving the experience of services as reported by patients and their families.  This is because numerous studies show highly correlated links between patient’s views of their experience of care and their reported treatment outcomes.

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Choice and partnership approach (CAPA) - CAMHS

Choice and partnership approach (CAPA) - CAMHS

What are Child & Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS)?

Our Child & Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) consist of our Marinoto North and Marinoto West teams who provide mental health assessment and therapy for children and young people from 0-19 years who live in the Waitemata DHB area.


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New directions: holistic approach to managing ADHD in childhood

New directions: holistic approach to managing ADHD in childhood

What is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)?

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) involves a persistent pattern of behaviours – inattention, impulsiveness and hyperactivity.  It can affect a child’s ability to learn and get along with others.  Current estimates suggest it is present in 1% - 5% of the population.

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Dementia: decision making journey

Dementia: decision making journey

What is dementia?

Dementia is a group of diseases that cause a permanent decline of a person's ability to think, reason and manage their own life.


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