Infection control

Closed Loop Chemical Systems dispensing systems

02 August, 2022 | Supplied by: Restock Pty Ltd

The Closed Loop Chemical Systems dispensing systems are installed with all the hardware and related accessories, including free dispensers.

ACIPC 2022: speakers announced; workshop on IPC in residential care

02 August, 2022

Infection prevention and control (IPC) is a critical element within health, both acute and community and our aged care settings.

Whiteley V-Wipes

01 August, 2022 | Supplied by: Whiteley

Whiteley V-Wipes Instrument Grade Disinfectant (low level) wipes are suitable for cleaning and disinfecting of environmental surfaces and non-critical medical devices such as hospital beds and theatre trolleys.

Industry maintains COVID-19 vigilance

25 July, 2022 by Paul Sadler, Interim CEO, ACCPA

The appearance of a third wave of COVID-19 over the past month has once again set the aged care sector, particularly residential aged care providers, on edge.

Industry welcomes COVID plan but workforce remains key concern

15 July, 2022

The aged care sector has welcomed the federal government's release of its Winter Plan to manage COVID-19 in aged care.

Camfil air cleaners

18 May, 2022 | Supplied by: Camfil Australia Pty Limited

The Camfil in-room air cleaners, equipped with HEPA air filters, are designed to purify localised air and improve indoor air quality through the filtration and removal of ultrafine airborne particles, providing clean air to indoor environments.

Up to 1700 ADF personnel to be deployed to aged care

08 February, 2022

Up to 1700 Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel will be deployed to support staff in the aged-care sector.

Aged-care bonus welcomed but more needs to be done

02 February, 2022

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

Aged care: effective leadership critical in managing outbreaks

05 November, 2021

The federal government has accepted all 38 recommendations from the Independent Review of COVID-19 Outbreaks in Australian Residential Aged Care Facilities.

Antimicrobials in aged care

24 February, 2021 by Professor John Turnidge AO and Ms Kristin Xenos

Recent work by the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care has delivered a powerful reminder that action to improve antimicrobial use is vital to the safety of residents.

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