AUDIO: Residential, home care and retirement living operators should be looking at service integrated housing, industry consultant James Underwood told the NEWSROOM at ACSA National Conference last week.
VIDEO: The greatest factor underpinning successful delivery of consumer directed care is organisational culture, says David Pearson, president of the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services.
VIDEO: Over the past three decades the aged care sector has proven itself to be self-sustaining, due in large part to the resilience of organisations rather than government policies, says Rex Leighton.
AUDIO: The recent ACFA report has highlighted that a change in dynamics between the consumer and community aged care provider is underway, following the introduction of greater consumer contributions.
VIDEO: Aged care has a quality of life not a quality of care problem, Mike Rungie, the CEO of ACH Group told the ACSA National Conference.
AUDIO: The number one thing to remember is that a healthy approach to sexuality can endure until very late in life, Professor Elizabeth Beattie has told the NEWSROOM
VIDEO: Just as the world rallied against the HIV/AIDs epidemic in Africa, the secretary general of the International Federation of Ageing has challenged the global community to unite for the protection of the rights of older people.
VIDEO: The post-2015 global development agenda should put older people front and centre, Greg Shaw from the International Federation of Ageing has told the ACSA National Conference.
VIDEO: As the Aged & Community Services Australia National Conference was getting underway in Adelaide on Monday morning, CEO Adjunct Professor John Kelly spoke to the NEWSROOM.
PHOTO GALLERY: ACSA’s annual awards recognised the best of the best in aged care.
AUDIO: Despite the policy shift towards supporting more older people to live in the community, the vast majority of housing is not suitable for ageing in place, says Amelia Starr.
AUDIO: There is a place for service and social robots in Australian aged care but they must be fit for the purpose, Professor Wendy Moyle told the NEWSROOM at the ACSA National Conference.
Coverage of the two major industry conferences will be significantly enhanced this year with Australia Ageing Agenda and Aged Care Channel’s new joint venture, the NEWSROOM.