CONFERENCES & EVENTS
Novotel Sydney Central 29 April 2020
ACT Health Directorate 14 May 2020
Provider and worker representatives are calling for the government’s aged care retention bonus to be expanded to include laundry, cleaning and catering staff in residential aged care.
- Home, community providers to benefit from support package
- Govt lifts restriction on international student hours
- Call to use vacant aged care beds to free up hospitals for COVID
- Govt launches infection control training
- Another COVID-19 death, but also recoveries at Sydney facility
- Visitor restrictions ramped up for aged care facilities
- Facilities told to urgently notify health dept when COVID detected
- Govt halts funding trial, delays ACAR
- Funding boost welcome, but peaks call for much more
- 105 year-old aged care resident asks for calm
Gill WalkerNow is the time to remind the community, relatives and staff that as a quality aged care provider, you have protocols in place and standards are very high.
Judy MartinIn these challenging times we are required to react daily and indeed sometimes hourly to a rapidly evolving environment.
Mark Sheldon-StemmHaving a system in place sets the ground rules for additional charges, allows the resident and families to determine value for money and the provider to recover additional costs.
all-day Silver Rainbow: LGBTI Aged Care ...
Silver Rainbow: LGBTI Aged Care ...
Jul 30 2019 – Jun 1 2020 all-day
Visit PrideTraining.org.au to know more about dates and locations The Silver Rainbow LGBTI Aged Care Training is managed by the National LGBTI Health Alliance and is being delivered collaboratively with project partners across every state[...]
all-day COTA & ACSA – Financial Transfor... @ Novotel Sydney Central
COTA & ACSA – Financial Transfor... @ Novotel Sydney Central
Apr 29 – Apr 30 all-day
Hear directly from government, industry leaders and peak bodies at the Financial Transformation in Aged Care Conference. Developed in partnership with COTA Australia and ACSA, this event is your opportunity to voice your concerns, strategise[...]
all-day ATSA Independent Living Expo @ Claremont Showground, Perth
ATSA Independent Living Expo @ Claremont Showground, Perth
May 6 – May 7 all-day
One of the most comprehensive events for people with disability, seniors, allied health professionals, rehabilitation providers, and interested members of the public, the 2020 ATSA Independent Living Expo will be held in Melbourne at the[...]
all-day #GEMSEM2020 The Silver Tsunami; ... @ ZINC
#GEMSEM2020 The Silver Tsunami; ... @ ZINC
May 7 – May 8 all-day
Trauma in older patients is a growing challenge to our systems and the providers working within them. Why does it matter? What matters? How do we embed trauma care specific to our older patients in[...]
9:00 am Advance Care Planning Seminar @ ICC Sydney
Advance Care Planning Seminar @ ICC Sydney
May 8 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Well-coordinated and appropriate person-centred care is a key priority. It’s becoming increasingly important for the healthcare sector to better understand advance care planning, which supports an individual’s values, goals and preferences. Presented by Advance Care[...]