Also in this story: Catholic Healthcare commences facility construction and announces three new sites; and Estia opens renovated Southport facility.
Financial planners can complete an accredited training program to help them detect and prevent financial abuse of seniors.
In this wrap: Benetas property general manager steps down; Australian Medical Association appoints secretary general; and National Rural Health Alliance appoints CEO.
Almost half of Australian seniors feel their identity is poorly understood or not heard well by their loved ones, a new survey shows.
Also in this wrap: Bethanie partners with the Australian Medical Association; and Eastern Health partners with legal centre.
Also in this wrap: Braemar appoints new chief finance officer; and Benetas appoints general manager of quality, outcomes and research.
Professor Richard Fleming, executive director of Dementia Training Australia, has announced he is stepping down to explore other interests.
Sydney Local Health District has launched a new app to help manage influenza outbreaks at residential aged care facilities.
Aged care peak body Leading Age Services Australia has developed a new business solution to support residential aged care and home care providers with online safety and quality management.
A new pocket-sized brochure has been launched to assist the aged care workforce in identifying elder abuse.
The Department of Health has launched a test website for consumers to trial its redeveloped My Aged Care website.
NPS Medicine Wise has updated its medication tracking app so it can be used by carers and healthcare workers who are looking after more than one person.
Also in this wrap: Amana Living appoints new board member.
A New South Wales-developed app has been launched to provide on-the-go first aid information and help in emergency situations.