Western-Australian aged care provider Braemar Presbyterian Care has expanded its third-party whistle-blower service for staff to allow residents and family members to also anonymously raise concerns.
Also in this story: Braemar expands leadership team; Aveo appoints its first executive chef; and Hills appoints new head of health business.
Australian Ageing Agenda asks aged care CEOs how measures announced in the budget will likely help or hinder their organisations and the sector.
Despite the sector’s many recent advances, the clinical governance systems in residential aged care “are lacking”, an Australian aged care CEO will tell an international conference.
The proposal to charge providers for unannounced accreditation visits is a cost too high for an industry-specific quality assurance system, writes Wayne Belcher.
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.
The Bethanie Group has a new CEO following the resignation of its long-standing leader, Wayne Belcher.
Twelve days post election and still no government. You have to laugh….
The Royal District Nursing Service has just launched its new South-East Queensland subsidiary, YourLife. The new community healthcare organisation promises more services and no waiting lists.