The aged care commissioner has recommended to uphold half of the CIS’s decisions and to vary or dismiss the other half.
The head of a major provider says he will stick by his decision after the government has referred a matter to the independent consumer watchdog.
The council also urged the government to look at longer term indexation improvements to secure the sector’s viability.
The Qld branch of the AMA has told the government to increase capital support for the sector or build facilities itself.
A group of Queensland’s largest aged care providers say they won’t be applying for stand-alone high care places in the upcoming ACAR.
A new online training module has been created to assist GPs overseeing palliative care in aged care facilities.
The software company is reviewing its decision to remove ageed care discounts after talks with the Aged Care Indsutry IT Council.
The organising committee for next year’s ACSA National Conference in Perth has issued a call for papers.
A health software company has developed a new rostering system specifically for aged care providers.
The Victorian state industry body has been left to assume responsibility for hte now closed Warley Hospital on Phillip Island.
The ANF’s Victorian branch wants extra audits of RACFs in the wake of the Bridgewater collapse.
Cases of alleged sexual abuse in two separate NSW nursing homes have emerged in recent days.
ACCV has moved to reassure residents that its members are ready to help with the necessary re-locations.
The Australian Safety and Compensation Council is encouraging workplaces to evaluate their safety procedures for Safe Work Australia Week.