The Global Ageing Network has appointed Australian aged care industry figure Judy Martin as its new chair.
Associate Professor Peter Gonski says access to community transport can improve quality of life for older people.
The Australian government’s digital health agency has announced the resignation of its chief executive officer and the appointment of an interim CEO while it searches for a permanent replacement.
Also in this wrap: Jewish Care Victoria appoints president; Alzheimer’s WA appoints CEO; and Dietitians Association of Australia appoints board leader.
Aged care sector veteran Wayne Belcher has stepped down as Braemar Presbyterian Aged Care’s chief executive officer due to health reasons.
Also in this wrap: ThomsonAdsett appoints seniors living director; RACGP CEO steps down; and FECCA re-elects Patetsos, announces new board line-up.
Also in this wrap: Benetas appoints general manager of residential services.
Also in this wrap: Benetas appoints new general manager and sector representatives appointed to attend China APEC forum.
Also in this wrap: Bethanie appoints chief of strategy and innovation; and TLC appoints health program manager.
In this wrap: Benetas property general manager steps down; Australian Medical Association appoints secretary general; and National Rural Health Alliance appoints CEO.
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.
Also in this wrap: Amana Living appoints new board member.
Tasmanian Liberal senator Richard Colbeck has been given the aged care portfolio in Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s ministry reshuffle.