aged care

Improving quality of life and care provision for people living with dementia is a national priority. Most people with dementia live in the community and rely on family to provide care that enables them to remain at home. Without informal care far more...

‘Tonight’s Commonwealth Budget makes major commitments in health and aged care, much needed to address the major challenges Australia has confronted during the COVID-19 pandemic - but there are many areas of significant need where more effort is required...

‘Older people waiting for home care packages need urgent support now to ensure they can stay living safely at home and receive the care they need’, says Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association Chief Executive Alison Verhoeven. ‘This need is...

This submission is a response to the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety Consultation paper 1: Aged Care Program Redesign: Services for the Future.

The Health Advocate - April 2019

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The April 2019 issue focuses on aged care and integrated care and features articles including:

  • Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety
  • Nursing and the
  • ...

‘Reforms to home care arrangements for older people are well-intentioned—but have led to some problems’, Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA) Chief Executive Alison Verhoeven said today. ‘Tied in with this is a serious lack of national...

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