News and Media Releases | Bupa (new-zealand)

2018
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September
2018
On 19 September 1893 - 125 years ago New Zealand became the first self-governing country to grant women the right to vote, and Bupa homes are celebrating the date. ...
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August
2018
Bupa has responded to media coverage about an audit of its St Kilda care home.  ...
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August
2018
After working in resturants as a chef, Shafa Rahman moved away from the traditional chef lifestyle and found her passion in cooking classic food and home-style meals for the redidents at Bupa Parkstone Care Home. ...
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July
2018
With the global plastic-free movement underway throughout July, a Queenstown care home is doing their bit to reduce their plastic use. ...
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July
2018
Tony and Marlene Baker retired in 1995 after a life well spent of racing cars, but when Marlene was diagnosed with dementia, they had a difficult decision to make. ...
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July
2018
Gowns, fur coats, and plenty of pearls was the dress code for the 1920’s dance event held at Bupa Beachhaven Care Home. ...
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July
2018
As part of “Shall We Dance”, Bupa’s nationwide event held throughout July, a masquerade ball was held at Bupa Cedar Manor. ...
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09
July
2018
Health and care company Bupa is showcasing the breadth of services it offers New Zealanders in a new 15-week campaign. ...
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06
July
2018
​A Rotorua care home is doing its bit for the local community this winter by collecting blankets to help keep kids warm. ...
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May
2018
Changing the way funding is delivered could lead to more innovation in New Zealand's aged care sector and create more individualised care, according to new research. ...
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April
2018
Armed with knitting needles and a variety of different coloured bales of wool, passionate residents at Bupa Glenburn Retirement Village, Auckland, are knitting communities closer together. ...
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January
2018
Walter “Gordon” Brown has reached a milestone many will never reach, celebrating his 102nd birthday. But when he's behind the wheel of a car he says he feels 'about 40'. ...
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2017
21
December
2017
Aged care residents across New Zealand got out their Christmas lights and decorating skills during an organisation-wide Christmas Decorating Competition. ...
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December
2017
Bupa has again been recognised for its efforts to cater to people living with dementia. ...
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14
November
2017
Aged care residents have had a ball competing at the 13th annual Kaumātua Olympics, in New Zealand. They donned their uniform with pride and danced the day away, and say they can't wait to do it all again. ...
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09
November
2017
Bupa has apologised for the standard of care provided to a resident last year. ...
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October
2017
A very special chef who loves to sing is helping to brighten the lives of residents at a Wellington care home. Jerson Lat has been awarded for his beautiful and delicious culinary creations, at the 2017 Global Bupa Awards. ...
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11
October
2017
Businesses are being encouraged to become more supportive of employees who balance work with caring for a family member. Carers NZ says it could help boost productivity, morale, and engagement. ...
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September
2017
Pre-schoolers from a Rotorua centre are lighting up the lives of residents from a local care home, and in turn learning about empathy, ageing and dementia. ...
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September
2017
Māori Language Week is a time for all New Zealanders to celebrate te reo Māori and encouraging the use of more Māori phrases in everyday life. See how Bupa NZ took part. ...
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05
September
2017
A passionate Rotorua caregiver is helping to create a dementia-friendly New Zealand through poetry. ...
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20
July
2017
We’ve planted a seed of thought on what it means to be dementia-friendly through the creation of a new garden at Bupa's Hugh Green site in Auckland. ...
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July
2017
Bupa NZ guides a new generation of health leaders through an innovative youth leadership program ...
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May
2017
Bupa Accadia Village manager Jan Davies tees off to a top ten finish at the World Masters Games in New Zealand. ...
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April
2017
Dementia-friendly cities mean people living with dementia could stay at home longer, writes Bupa's Jan Adams. Here's how we can make this possible. ...
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18
April
2017
"We await receipt of the full details of the agreement, however, it appears to be a positive sign for our people who deliver wonderful care to our residents.” said Ms Jan Adams, Managing Director of Bupa New Zealand.  This is a positive sign for t...
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April
2017
Families, residents, Bupa employees, contractors who worked on the site, and members of the local community gathered to celebrate the opening of Bupa Parkstone Care Home and Retirement Village in Ilam, Christchurch. Now home to 85 people, the care...
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2016
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December
2016
The 100-bed care home will provide a mixture or rest home, hospital, respite and palliative care as well as providing specialist dementia care. A retirement village with 71 apartments is scheduled to open in early 2017 on the same site. Mrs Jud...
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