The Minister has opened a new respite centre as part of a new NRCP initiative.
An alliance of leading Queensland aged care providers has challenged Justine Elliot on her ACFI assessment.
Community service announcement for bowel cancer week: 8-14 June.
The nurses’ union has made a number of recommendations for aged care in a submission to the National Health and Hospital Reform Commission.
KPMG’s new ACFI website and hotline are now up and running. Click here for details.
The industry has applauded the state government’s budget announcement.
The Commonwealth and Tasmanian Governments have increased the state’s HACC funding in a new three-year plan.
The Victorian Government has announced a preventative wound initiative for older people.
Close to 10 per cent of nursing home residents experience violence from other residents.
A Howard Government report finds accreditation has improved levels of quality but Justine Elliot says there is still work to be done.
A new website gives aged care practitioners valuable information and advice about working with Greek elders.
The Department of Health and Ageing will provide wages and salaries owed to staff.
A new multidisciplinary study aims to make it easier for older people to be engaged in the community.
The Minister for Ageing wants aged care services to report all missing residents to the Department of Health and Ageing as well as the police.