A number of the Royal Commission’s interim findings are consistent with trends that providers should be focused on and prepared to tackle in 2020, writes Emma Pate.
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An AMA position statement says innovation and enhanced technology must be included in all current and future aged care planning.
Seniors are enthusiastic to embrace technology but continue to be excluded from the digital wave, a report has found.
Some home care operations are turning to cloud based mobile communications to better enable their workforce, writes Andrew Tucker.
VMCH is the latest aged care provider to announce a roll out of Australian-developed pain assessment technology for residents unable to communicate their pain.
A new online application has been launched to help aged care providers connect with and update the families and friends of care recipients.
A South Australian-developed app can help detect early-stage Parkinson’s disease through the use of artificial intelligence.
The Morrison Government has announced funding for a national trial of an Australian-developed pain recognition app for aged care residents with dementia.
The aged care sector’s technology body has launched a mentoring initiative to support providers to implement effective information technology systems.
Aged care organisations need to focus on change management processes when introducing new technologies to best support all staff, a provider tells Australian Ageing Agenda ahead of their appearance at an upcoming industry conference.
Person-centred organisations and positive culture within the workplace are among the ways to retain and attract the aged care workforce, a technology in aged care has heard.
Putting older people’s needs at the centre of technology decisions enables aged care providers to innovative without negative outcomes for clients, an upcoming technology in aged care conference will hear.
A survey of healthcare workers has found many feel tired, stressed and burnt out and one in four are struggling to feel engaged with their work.
It has never been more important for aged care organisations to secure their networks, writes Steve Hunter.