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.
New Australian research shows high levels of chronic health conditions among people working in the healthcare sector.
The bill to enact Securing the future and the responses to its ‘unintended consequences’ was rushed through the lower house yesterday in the shadow of the PM’s apology.
A study commissioned by the national peak body for reverse mortgage lenders shows older Australians are confused about aged care – and reverse mortgages.