A virtual reality developer that has been working with elderly people in their homes to facilitate stroke rehabilitation is planning to bring the technology to residential aged care facilities.
Aged care has been a hot-button topic in the lead-up to this weekend’s state election in South Australia.
Uncapping the daily care fee is the best option for boosting the declining revenue of residential aged care organisations, an aged care consultant tells AAA.
A promising trial of a strength and balance exercise program in aged care has resulted in a 55 per cent reduction in the rate of falls among residents.
Compassion is a skill that can make a vital difference to aged care clients, Mary Freer tells Australian Ageing Agenda.
Mobile dental clinics are bringing oral health services to residents’ rooms, writes Ann Deslandes.