Also in this wrap: Lifeview Residential Care appoints Tibor Paller as its hospitality services manager.
Also in this wrap: Opal opens new facility; RetireAustralia unveils new villas; and Carinity announces renovations to its Karinya Place facility.
Providers around the country have got behind the inaugural awareness day to celebrate all people working in aged care.
Also in this story: Braemar expands leadership team; Aveo appoints its first executive chef; and Hills appoints new head of health business.
Also in this wrap: Lifeview opens new extension; Lyndoch Living collaborates with South West TAFE; and Mercy Health implements small household living model.
Aged care provider the Whiddon Group has launched a social media campaign that aims to dispel common stereotypes and misconceptions about residential aged care.
The three aged care peak bodies have jointly called for a focus on aged care funding in the five upcoming Federal by-elections.
Also in this wrap: BallyCara announces new director of the Sona Institute; Anne Livingstone and Dr Sabrina Pit appointed to ISO technical committee; and International Council of Nurses appoints Australian CEO.
Also in this wrap: St Ives Home Care rebrands; Benetas and Macedon Ranges Health amalgamate; and Mercy Health and Southern Cross Care complete merger.
Five aged care workers from South Australia have been selected to visit Japan in October as part of a provider exchange program.
Applications are open for the next round of residential aged care places with Queensland set to pick up the largest share of new bed licences.
Also in this wrap: Seasons Aged Care unveils new facility; Lyndoch opens new rehabilitation space, and Catholic Healthcare opens three aged care homes.
Industry peak bodies are seeking feedback on the draft version of new national voluntary standards for operators of retirement living communities.
Individuals and organisations in the aged care and retirement living sectors have been recognised for their outstanding achievements including complaint-free customer service and improving residents’ quality of life.