Aged care services in the increasingly competitive marketing environment of increased consumer choice are being offered the opportunity to know more about their potential targets from detailed big data analytics.
Baptistcare WA appoints Russell Bricknell as chief executive officer; Braemar appoints Wayne Belcher as CEO; Vik Jeyakumar appointed chief executive officer at Kira; and three new appointments to Aged Care Financing Authority.
A new study provides fresh insights into the topical question of how to enhance the quality of life of aged care residents, highlighting the importance of autonomy and meaningful relationships.
Aged care leaders should start measuring and benchmarking the quality of life for the residents in their facilities as a way of fostering industry-wide collaboration to ensure older people live better lives.
The not-for-profit aged care sector will lose two of its long-serving leaders, as Lucy Morris resigns as Baptistcare CEO and Mike Rungie steps down as ACH Group CEO.
Research into ageing in Australia got a major boost this week with the launch of two separate initiatives in Canberra and Adelaide, both with a focus on positive ageing.
Complaints handling, enhanced consumer engagement, and consumer directed care in residential aged care are all on the agenda in government’s new red tape reduction trial.
VIDEO: Aged care has a quality of life not a quality of care problem, Mike Rungie, the CEO of ACH Group told the ACSA National Conference.
Former South Australian minister for health and ageing John Hill among three new appointees to the board of ACH Group; Mirus appoints Bret Duckers as new head business development.
The simple idea for residential and community care providers to open their doors and showcase the great work being done in aged care had exceptional results, with providers reporting the inaugural open day was a huge success.
Australian Ageing Agenda’s round-up of reaction to the Federal Budget 2014-15 from aged care providers, consumer groups, policy experts and other aged care stakeholders.
The well respected SA aged care leader was recognised for his leadership, innovation and passion at an award ceremony in Hobart.