Welcome to our first Jeta Gardens Newsletter containing information from all departments within our facility. We will be providing updated Newsletters on our Jetagardens.com website, allowing residents, families, friends and interested future residents, the opportunity to keep up to date with, achievements, events, activities, maintenance, Covid-19 updates, staff changes, management announcements and much more.
We are continuing to grow the number of residents that call Jeta Gardens home, offering a variety of services from ACF living, Retirement Village Living and Home Care.
We’re excited to announce we’ll be holding an open day for Jeta Gardens next month! This is a great chance to come down and meet some of our residents, speak with our management team and explore everything Jeta Gardens has to offer. We hope to see you on Saturday the 30th of October
COVID-19 IS A CONTAGIOUS VIRAL INFECTION THAT IN MOST CASES CAUSES RESPIRATORY ILLNESS IN HUMANS. PRESENTATION CAN RANGE FROM NO SYMPTOMS (ASYMPTOMATIC) TO SEVERE ILLNESS WITH POTENTIALLY LIFE-THREATENING COMPLICATIONS. ATYPICAL PRESENTATIONS ARE COMMON IN THE ELDERLY.
THE MOST COMMON SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS INCLUDE:
OTHER SYMPTOMS AND SIGNS CAN INCLUDE:
LESS COMMON SYMPTOMS INCLUDE:
OLDER PEOPLE MAY ALSO HAVE THE FOLLOWING SYMPTOMS:
Any residents who enjoy social outings, we ask that you always wear a mask while out in the community, to ensure that your safety, other residents, and staff safety is maintained on your return to the facility.
Is a new initiative to help prevent and reduce incidents of abuse and neglect in residential aged care services subsidised by the Australian Government. The scheme requires aged care providers to identify, record, manage, resolve, and report all serious incidents that occur or are alleged or suspected to have occurred. A strong focus of SIRS is to reduce the risk of abuse and neglect occurring and reoccurring in aged care, to apply learnings to organizational continuous improvement and ensure residents affected by a serious incident are supported. More updates to follow when further information has been released by the Department of Health.
This social media policy has been designed to help all of our valuable employees share the joys of working with our organisation, resident representatives and contractors that are welcomed into our home, without ever putting themselves, our residents, or our brand at risk.
THIS REFERS TO ‘SOCIAL MEDIA’ OR ‘ONLINE’, WE MEAN ANY AND ALL INFORMATION YOU MAY PUBLISH IN ANYWAY EITHER ON A PLATFORM DESIGNED FOR INTERACTION, SUCH AS FACEBOOK, INSTAGRAM, TWITTER, WE CHAT, SNAPCHAT, TIKTOK, YOUTUBE OR ANY SIMILAR PLATFORM, ANY ONLINE FORUM (PUBLIC OR PRIVATE) OR WIKI, OR ANY WEBSITE.
When posting as Jeta Gardens using our organisation’s profiles, or when posting on personal profiles, you must not share confidential information or any information that belongs to Jeta Gardens. You will also be required to consult with management prior to posting anything with a Jeta Gardens logo or branding, or posting imagery, footage or audio captured in the workplace, or when attending to a resident in their home or at any other location.
Social media is not always easy, and neither are rules, so below are a few examples of actions that may be considered a breach of this policy:
The response to any breach will be managed on a case-by-case basis depending on the action of the person who has breached the policy.
If you are concerned, uncertain or need clarity with regards to our social media policy, please contact Chief Executive Officer, Wesley Carter, email@example.com
Aged Care Advocacy QLD is a free service available to older persons in QLD, their families and representatives.
What they do:
– Listen to your concerns.
– Provide information that includes your rights.
– Assist you to explore your options and informed decisions.
– Support you to find a solution.
Aged Care Advocacy Qld
07 3637 6000
121 Copperfield Street, Geebung
News updates on ACF
Recently a street art design wall has been created in the dining room of Pine wing Opal.
The outdoor courtyard of Cypress will be under construction from the 26/10/21 to repair the current walkway.
It is a mandatory requirement from the department of health that all visitors entering an Aged Care Facility including children must supply evidence of a 2021 flu vaccination certificate. If you have not supplied this document, please bring it during your next visit or email a copy to firstname.lastname@example.org with the resident you visit.
Kim Raymond has been appointed with the acting role of Hotel and Service Manager. This
role will have the management responsibility of both the Environmental Services department and the Catering department.
The Catering team has recently welcomed a new chef. Scott Munker has taken on this role
bringing new ideas for the menu and presentation of food.
Jeta Gardens is taking bookings for events held in the club house for small and large groups, ranging from birthdays to wakes.
Please email Kimraymond@Jetagardens.com for further information and availability
Carolyne our lovely exercise expert has been busy this month with exercise classes
and walking groups around our beautiful lake.
Carolyne has introduced trips to the local pool allowing residents to take part in water
The exercise classes run 4 days a week in our activities room on level 2 of the Jade building
Congratulations Stacey Houpapa
Care Manager Jade
News and updates from the Jeta Village
At Jeta Gardens our Retirement Village living offers a wide range of activities from karaoke to indoor lawn bowls, dancing, tai chi in the peaceful gardens, calligraphy classes, Mahjong and a daily bus stopping at the voted shopping centre of the day.
The resident trip to Tasmania has been rescheduled for the beginning of 2022
Did you know our residents’ have their own vegetable and herb garden?
Built on a raised platform, the garden bed makes ‘organic farming’ at Jeta Gardens an easy and enjoyable leisure time pursuit.
News and updates from Home Care
Flexible respite on Fridays is always eventful from arts and crafts to bingo, music appreciation morning tea in the courtyard. We also offer lunch with traditional fish and chips followed by lovely dessert in the famous clubhouse . Every 3rd Friday is always an outing on the Jeta Gardens bus, we go for lunch at the local restaurant or having a relaxing scenic drive. Here at Jeta we are living our best life whilst supporting others to live their’s.