Tag: The Conversation

Calls for additional tier of clinical support in aged care facilities

An article published on The Conversation has called for nurse practitioners to be ‘an additional tier’ of clinical support in aged care facilities. The article...

Should wealthy not-for-profits have charity status?

In an article posted on The Conversation this week, Matthew Harding, Deputy Dean of Melbourne Law School at the University of Melbourne questions whether wealthy not-for-profit organisations should have charity status?   Organisations...

Five common myths about the ageing brain and body

The world’s population, and Australia’s, is ageing. The number of adults aged 65 and over is increasing, as is the proportion of the population they represent. However, there are a number of myths associated with what happens to our brain and bodies as we age, say academics writing for The Conversation.