The Royal Australian College of GPs has released updated guidelines for the care of older people.
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An ageing population with a desire to remain at home is driving developments in assistive living technology.
Digital technology is increasingly helping home care providers improve efficiencies in their mobile workforces.
Trials of a new technology that researchers hope will dramatically improve screening for Parkinson’s disease are set to begin next year.
Tips on picking up signs of elder abuse are included in new guide dementia guide for primary care workers.
Feros Care has taken home an international award for its development and use of new technologies to improve client services.
Financial planners can complete an accredited training program to help them detect and prevent financial abuse of seniors.
NPS Medicine Wise has updated its medication tracking app so it can be used by carers and healthcare workers who are looking after more than one person.
Pharmacists now have the opportunity to get dementia specific training thanks to a new online course developed by Dementia Training Australia.
Carers Queensland has opened six new offices around the state as part of its involvement in the NDIS community partners program.
A new phone and online resource providing information about telecommunications products that are suitable for people with particular mobility, sensory, memory or cognitive conditions is now available.
Neuroscience Research Australia and the Transurban Road Safety Centre have developed an information booklet on the correct use of seat belts for seniors.
Resthaven has opened a new community services office in Mount Gambier following an increase in demand for services.
The Multi-Purpose Services aged care program will be expanded in regional, rural and remote areas in five Australian states.