Radius Care Quarterly Magazine

The Radius Care Orbiter Magazine is created quarterly with residents and friends in mind. Each edition brings updates, recipes, puzzles and more.

An Aging New Zealand – Are You Ready? – Part 1

30 Oct 2018

New Zealanders are living longer with more complex health needs. Whatever shortcomings might occasionally be revealed in our excellent New Zealand health care system, people will continue to require care when they are no longer able to care for themselves.

An Aging New Zealand – Are You Ready?

An Aging New Zealand – Are You Ready? – Part 2

30 Oct 2018

Searching for care services and understanding the available care options can be a challenge for families. Here are some key criteria that will help you when looking at facilities, regardless of the care level required for your loved one.

An Aging New Zealand – Are You Ready?

An Aging New Zealand – Are You Ready? – Part 3

30 Oct 2018

Admitting a loved one into care for the first time can be an emotionally charged experience, but there are a number of things that can help to ensure the transition is as smooth as possible.

An Aging New Zealand – Are You Ready?

Nursing Shortage in Aged Care Sector Needs Government Intervention

10 Oct 2018

New Zealand’s aged care sector is experiencing a chronic nursing shortage and we now have a crisis situation on our hands.

Nursing Shortage in Aged Care Sector Needs Government Intervention

Cannabis and The Elderly

16 Aug 2018

Cannabis is a hot topic, with the new Misuse of Drugs (Medicinal Cannabis) Amendment Bill, allowing for terminally ill people to possess & use cannabis. But do we need more and better quality information on the best path forward?

Cannabis and the elderly.

Keeping the Memories Alive

7 Aug 2018

With almost 90 elderly residents, Radius Waipuna was looking for an effective solution to help keep its residents’ precious memories safe.

Digitising precious memories at Radius Waipuna.

Say No To Postcode Healthcare

6 July 2018

From the Managing Director, Brien Cree

Brien Cree

Anna's Story

29 March 2017

Anna and her husband grew up in Hungary but were forced to flee in December 1956 to escape the Russian communists.

29-03-16 Anna's Story

Why outsourced meal services don’t pay in aged care

9 July 2016

Recent media reports have highlighted the issues associated with cutting costs in the healthcare sector by outsourcing meal services.

09-07-16 Outsourced Meals

FAQs about Radius Care Rest Homes

26 March 2016

At Radius Care Rest Homes, our number one priority is the health, both physical and mental, of our residents.

26-03-16 Frequenty Asked Questions