A national strategy and investment in safe, secure and affordable housing is needed to support an increasing number of older women in Australia, writes Debbie Georgopoulos.
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The action plan to support older people from diverse backgrounds helps providers identify how to deliver more inclusive and culturally-appropriate services, writes Mary Patetsos.
A aged care provider and client share their perspectives on inclusive aged care and the action plan for people from diverse backgrounds.
Dementia education should be at the forefront of all aged care workforce considerations, writes Danielle Wrench.
A uniform can symbolise the value of contribution, welcome residents and visitors and tell the story of a place, writes Pamela Jabbour.
With the 1 July deadline passed, there’s no time to waste for aged care leaders to ensure they understand and correctly apply the quality standard on organisational governance, writes Michael Goldsworthy.
There are eight key messages for aged care leaders in regards to the quality standard on organisational governance, writes Michael Goldsworthy.
Some home care operations are turning to cloud based mobile communications to better enable their workforce, writes Andrew Tucker.
The restraint debate is a window into the future challenges of the aged care sector, writes Patricia Sparrow.
More than 16,000 elderly people died waiting for home care in 2017-18. We can and must do better, writes Dr Olivia Ball.
A holistic approach to pain management rather than medication alone is the best way to minimise the impact pain has on aged care residents, writes Priyanka Rai.
Aged care staff have an important role in the fight against antimicrobial resistance, writes Natalie Soulsby.
Broad mission statements are well meaning, but they can be difficult to operationalise, writes Bruce Mullan.
In an aged care system ruled by consumers, choice will still be limited by resources, writes Mark Sheldon-Stemm.