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More than service

Capital Linen Service is a high-quality linen rental and laundering service that provides reliable, quality care for aged care providers.

Aged Health 26 May, 2022

Innovate and Protect — Now is the time for change

If there is one thing the pandemic has taught us, it is that we cannot keep referring to old procedures, data and technology and expect them to be what is required to keep...

Aged Health 25 May, 2022

Data and Connectivity in Aged Care

I recently attended an Aged Care IT Summit in Sydney where I moderated a panel discussion on the future of aged care and there were many interesting points that were raised.

Aged Health 25 May, 2022

Cluster trial to bring together over-65s and preschoolers

The trial will evaluate the potential for community intergenerational practice to reduce frailty in older adults and improve school readiness in children.

Aged Health 20 May, 2022

Pitfalls of high-risk prescribing

For many aged 65 years and older, good health is only achievable with the help of prescription drugs.

Aged Health 20 May, 2022

Facilities
Workshop: Falls prevention in residential aged care

Workshop: Falls prevention in residential aged care

The National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) is holding a workshop on strategies for preventing falls in residential aged care on Thursday, 19...

News 12 May, 2022
Services
Pat White's new lease on life

Pat White's new lease on life

Coorparoo grandmother Pat White has a new lease on life since taking part in weekly classes that are tailored to meet the physical, psychological...

News 22 April, 2022
Clinical & nursing
Animations to help prevent dementia in CALD communities

Animations to help prevent dementia in CALD communities

The National Ageing Research Institute has launched the next phase of its Moving Pictures project aimed at dementia awareness.

News 19 May, 2022
Food & wellbeing
Cluster trial to bring together over-65s and preschoolers

Cluster trial to bring together over-65s and preschoolers

The trial will evaluate the potential for community intergenerational practice to reduce frailty in older adults and improve school readiness in...

News 20 May, 2022
Infection control
Aged-care bonus welcomed but more needs to be done

Aged-care bonus welcomed but more needs to be done

The federal government will provide $210 million to support the aged-care workforce to continue to care for older Australians.

News 02 February, 2022
Governance
LASA CEO Sean Rooney to step down after six years

LASA CEO Sean Rooney to step down after six years

After six years leading aged care sector industry body Leading Age Services Australia (LASA), CEO Sean Rooney has decided to step down.

News 17 May, 2022
Technology
Smart sensor collaboration to tackle aged-care challenges

Smart sensor collaboration to tackle aged-care challenges

The NSW Smart Sensing Network has brought together researchers to develop sensor and data innovations to solve the challenges facing the aged-care...

News 28 April, 2022
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