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Catering

We provide healthy, nutritionally-balanced meals that nourish and nurture. We ensure that the diverse and ever-changing needs of the resident are met through accurate and regular nutritional assessments. The necessity to provide a well-balanced and nourishing meal is essential and impacts on quality of life as well as duration of life. The correct level of sustenance also correlates with the degree of independence. We maintain a fine balance between meeting the individual’s nutritional needs and respecting the individual’s food preferences. All this at a very reasonable cost…   read more

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Caring

Our values of compassion, respect, integrity and innovation are the foundation of our holistic approach to care. We believe that empathy and sympathy are key to understanding the experiences of those we care for. We strive to provide the best care to residents in long-term care environments by ensuring that we follow the latest research, techniques and information. By focusing on meeting the needs of each person on an individual basis, our interdisciplinary Care Team provides services you can be proud of…   read more

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Housekeeping

Our aim is to inspire a culture of “this is my home” in each care facility, and that centres on it being a clean, healthy and pleasant place to live. Quality cleaning products are used and housekeeping staff are trained to deliver the finest cleaning service. Our service standards are maintained through monitored maintenance, cleaning and scheduled deep cleaning programmes. Our housekeeping service is complemented by a laundry service…      read more

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Management Consulting

Full management of care centres is provided by our professionally qualified multi-disciplinary team. The quality of services is monitored through regular audits and client satisfaction surveys. Our operational audits are scheduled regularly and the results are monitored by management, ensuring that the service standards remain consistent. Regular evaluation of systems and processes implemented ensure that we continually improve our operational standards…   read more

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Training

GERATEC is the only South African company specialising in the holistic care of older people. Our varied personnel training courses are specifically aimed at dealing with their particular needs. The programme is also geared to comply with the Skills Development Act. We believe that every member of staff is instrumental in reaching your goals. That is why our training encourages an ethos of being visible, friendly, professional and helpful…   read more

 

Message from the Founder and MD

GERATEC – innovative, passionate and working from a service model based on integrity. Our team engages on all levels of care, creating lives worth living for older and vulnerable people. As a team we love what we do, and are committed to making the world a better place…   read more

What is person-centred care?

PERSON-CENTRED CARE is a fast growing philosophy that seeks to change the culture of today’s long-term, residential care settings from institutions to co-operative environments in which residents want to live, and those who care for them enjoy working…   read more

Training & workshop schedule

We provide training programmes for all levels of staff as well as open workshops on specific topics.  All of our programmes, workshops and in-service training aim to maximise performance – improving the lives of both employees and those with whom they interact…   read more

Featured Literature

The book “Retirement Choices” deals with the process of planning for and engaging in retirement; and such should be of interest to any person approaching retirement. It is the sequel to his previous best seller entitled “There is Life After 65!” published in 2012, which sold over 6,000 copies prior to publication… as such that book in the South African Market ranked as a must  read. The author himself wrote the following about this his new book…read more

 

 

 

 

 

 

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