As residential providers look to adopt consumer directed care, a community care executive says engaging with seniors about what they want and value can be most beneficial.
Also in this wrap: executive team for merged trio in WA is announced; Baptistcare appoints new head of aged care; and a new director announced for HammondCare’s palliative care centre.
In this story: Merged WA provider appoints CEO; Benetas appoints new research manager; John McCallum to head research at National Seniors; Rae Lamb reappointed Complaints Commissioner.
Mercy Health and Southern Cross Care Victoria have confirmed they are in talks over a possible merger, which could result in the largest aged care provider in Victoria.
Three Perth-based not-for-profit providers have announced they will form a new organisation to provide a one-stop shop for home and community services to their collective client base.