The EADSTC has produced an e-learning tool for undergraduate healthcare students that may also prove useful for aged care professionals.
Motion Computing and Healthphone solutions have formed a partnership to combine their PC Tablets and Mobile Wound Care software.
The Austrralian and ACT Governments have announced a $1.9 million boost to HACC funding in the capital territory.
Epicor is the first aged care software vendor to gain certification for online ACFI claiming.
The AIHW’s ‘Assitance in Housing’ report shows that most older Australians benefit greatly from home ownership but older residents spend a lot on housing.
The new Minister has announced her intention to “toughen” the police check requirements for aged care staff members, claiming the current system is “inadequate”.
A major clinical software provider has launched a new resident management tool tailored to the new funding instrument.
A new course for carer-husbands teaches skills to help with everyday tasks around the home.
QUT has opened a community outreach centre to improve healing rates and quality of life for people with chronic wounds.
Craig Thomson raises aged care staffing shortages in his maiden speech to Federal Parliament.
The Minister for Ageing has announced new guidelines for responding to infectious outbreaks in residential aged care facilities.
The cost of residential aged care in the UK will double by 2028, according to independent research.
The Federal Government has boosted the Utilities and Seniors Concession Allowances but single age pensioners continue to feel the pinch.
A report on Australian understandings and perceptions of dementia highlights the need for a greater public awareness of the condition to improve advanced care planning and to reduce stigma.