Tag: Bupa

A career in aged care: TAFE NSW Student of the Year tells us why

In this Q&A, Inside Ageing (IA) spoke with Paulo Pavani (pictured) who was recently awarded TAFE NSW Student of the Year, and...

New catch up website for over 55s attracts 20,000+ Aussies in first month

Loneliness is killing people. Literally. We know from research that loneliness and isolation are risk factors for stroke and heart disease...

Sixth Tasmanian aged care facility fails audit

An aged care facility in Tasmania that failed to meet 18 of the 44 accreditation standards has been prevented from accepting new residents. Yaraandoo Aged...

Opal announces new executives

Opal Aged Care has today announced the appointments of former Bupa Operations Director Ian Burge as Chief Operating Officer and Tamara Hitchcock as Chief...

Bupa Aged Care agrees to wage rise after ‘unprecedented’ industrial action

Fourteen months of wage negotiations have ended with Bupa Aged Care agreeing to an increase of 11.25 per cent over three years for nurses...

Bupa releases 2018 pre-Budget submission

Bupa has bucked tradition, releasing its pre-Budget submission prior to the start of the calendar year with a 40-page document suggesting policy changes to...

ANMF rejects latest Bupa offer, commits to new aged care campaign

The Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation (ANMF) will launch a new campaign aimed at increasing nursing staff in residential aged care following unanimous support from...

Reduce energy use ahead of price soar

On 1 July the three largest energy retailers – AGL, Origin and EnergyAustralia increased energy prices in what will result in an average 18...

ANMF ramps up pressure on Bupa Aged Care

An industrial relations fight between Bupa Aged Care and the ANMF has become very public with the union parking a large billboard outside Bupa’s Echuca...

$70m retirement village proposed for Toowoomba

Pradella Property Ventures is seeking to develop a 162-home lifestyle resort in Toowoomba worth $70 million. If approved, it will be the fifth ageing-related project...

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