Tag: aged care

Funding uncertainty threatens aged care sector and key reforms

In this guest post, Stephen Muggleton, Group CEO of Bolton Clarke - one of Australia's largest aged care providers, shares his views...

The government funds pharmacists to administer free flu vaccine in residential aged care

The government has allocated funds and will enable pharmacists to administer free flu and National Immunisation Program (NIP) vaccines within aged care...
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Community Care Northern Beaches rebrands as Proveda

Proveda, formerly Community Care Northern Beaches (CCNB), has rebranded after 30 years of providing health and wellbeing services in Northern Sydney.

Opinion: Does the Aged Care Rating System pass the pub test?

In this guest post, Dr Rodney Jilek discusses the Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission's response on how compliance (inc non-compliance) impacts...

Year-end interviews with aged care leaders: Sue Thomson – McLean Care

As part of our end-of-year reporting, Inside Ageing is currently asking CEOs and other leaders from across the aged care and retirement...

Govt allocates $2B to boost aged care wages and support providers

In a significant move to prioritise the welfare of aged care staff, the Albanese Government has announced a substantial investment, allocating $2.194...

Unlocking data standardisation for aged & community care: A path forward

The Aged Care Industry Information Technology Council (ACIITC) and the University of Queensland's Centre for Health Services Research (UQ CHSR) have released...

Why a different approach is needed to futureproof the aged care workforce

In this guest post, Faye Spiteri OAM, CEO of Frondithacare, discusses the new mandatory care minutes for residential aged care, arguing that it overlooks...

Research projects pave the way for remote monitoring in South Australian healthcare

Advances in digital health intervention are set to change the landscape of healthcare provision with new technologies allowing patients to take control...
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Starting early: Introducing nursing in schools to tackle the nursing shortage and foster diversity

Nurse Journal in the United States has published an article that explores the benefits of introducing career counselling in primary/elementary schools in...

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